VIROLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-017460
This expert is one of the nation's leading virologists. He earned a Masters in Virology from Queen Elizabeth Medical School in England and a Phd in Microbiology from Rutgers University. He serves as a member of the editorial board for numerous top journals in the virology space, and has participated in more than 100 internationally invited lectures in the field of virology. Currently, this expert is the director of a top university virology center and a professor of ...
Expert Witness: E-005996
This highly qualified expert has been a virologist for more than 40 years. She holds a PhD in Microbiology with minors in Biochemisty and Preventative Medicine. She has taught medical virology for more than 30 years at the university level and has participated in more than 70 invited lectures and presentations. This expert's work includes more than 40 publications in the virology space, more than 30 grant funded research projects, and the creation of the medical virology ...
Expert Witness: E-145745
This highly qualified expert has over 20 years of experience in the field of nursing. She warned her AD at Grigore Ghica Voda Nursing School, and her BS and MS at Al.I.Cuza University. She went on to complete her PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology at the University of Texas at San Antonio, as well as her BSN at National University. She has significant background in cancer research and has been published in peer-reviewed journals. She is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life ...
Expert Witness: E-011295
This highly qualified expert is board certified in neurology and psychiatry with subspecialty in spinal cord injury medicine and neural repair and rehabilitation. He has has been practicing for 26+ years and received his MD degree from the University of Bonn, Germany. He completed residency training in internal medicine, neurology and neuropathology at Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, and concluded two fellowships focusing on ...
Expert Witness: E-010132
This expert's is a Physician-Scientist (M.D. and Ph.D) who serves as an attending hepatologist at a top tier university. He specializes the care of viral hepatitis (HCV and HBV) and other liver diseases. His research interests have been centered on hepatitis C virus (HCV) virology, pathogenesis, and virus-host interaction including immune response. For the past 10 years during his PhD and Post-Doctoral training, he has investigated viral-host interactions that regulate ...
Expert Witness: E-004645
She focuses on the clinical aspects of science, but also on quality and patient safety, which makes her a perfect fit for this case. She is a member of numerous institutional, national, and international professional societies, and has created societies as well. She has been published in medical journals and books over 60 times and holds editorial position for many medical journals. She’s presented to her peers and students over 75 times, and has research completed and ...

VIROLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Epidemiology Experts Discusses Viral Infection From Unsanitary Housing Project VIROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male who was a resident of a high rise urban housing project in Arkansas who contracted a rare viral infection shortly after moving in. When the man first moved in to the building, he noticed a number of rodent droppings in …

Patient Dies After Physician Fails to Diagnose Severe Pneumonia VIROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 12 year old male with a history of asthma. He had a physical exam, and was diagnosed with a sore throat and given antibiotics. A few days later, the patient developed a cough as well as a slight fever. The patient then presented to  …

Virus Transmitted Due to Substandard Sterilization Techniques VIROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves transmission of hepatitis C between patients at a medical office. The defendant allegedly failed to undertake proper sterilization techniques, using rusted equipment and re-using needles between patients. The plaintiff in this case und …

Temporary Medical Staffing Agency Fails to Adequately Screen Malicious Employee VIROLOGY Expert Case

This case takes place in Maine and involves a traveling nurse who was employed by various temporary staffing agencies that placed her in contact with different facilities across the country caring for severely ill patients. During a 12-month period of empl …

Infectious Disease Physician Fails to Prevent Pneumonia in HIV Patient VIROLOGY Expert Case

This case involved a thirty-five-year-old, HIV positive male who died of pneumocystis pneumonia as a result of failed medical prophylaxis. This man was diagnosed with HIV prior to his death, and had been properly managed with anti-retroviral therapy. The p …

Nursing Home Patient Dies From Undiagnosed Bowel Ischemia VIROLOGY Expert Case

Nursing Home Patient Dies From Undiagnosed Bowel Ischemia

This case involves an eighty-two-year-old woman who presented to the emergency department with intense abdominal pain. The patient lived in a nursing home, and many of the other residents had recently been hospitalized for gastrointestinal illnesses due to …

Woman Sues Man for Transmitting Herpes After Sexual Relations VIROLOGY Expert Case

Woman Sues Man for Transmitting Herpes After Sexual Relations

The case involves a 32-year-old woman who had unprotected sex with a man who had Herpes Simplex Virus II.  The woman sued her sexual partner for knowingly transmitting the disease and sought to recuperate damages from her medical condition along with asso …