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The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Clinical Research experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give attorneys a sense of the Clinical Research landscape.
This expert provides expert professional forensic medicine support services for all medicolegal issues in this expert’s specialties. As a medical expert, this expert has the requisite clinical experience and academic achievement to form an objective medical opinion to a reasonable degree of medical probability and certainty. This expert integrates clinical experience, hands-on clinical practice, knowledge of medicine, and scientific evidence to form an independent, objective opinion. This expert gathers relevant data which this expert then analyzes as part of the process of differential diagnosis to formulate an expert medical opinion. This expert’s opinion can then be communicated by written report, deposition, or courtroom testimony. This expert specializes in the Evaluation and Treatment of Cardiology; Hypertension; Nephrology; Pulmonary Disease; Environmental Toxic Illness such as leukemia, cancers, and sick building syndrome; Drug Toxicity and Standard of Care. This expert has extensive experience in providing expert medical opinion regarding the forensic, occupational, clinical, and environmental aspects of exposure to the following toxins, among others:
This expert provides medical record review for identification of meritorious/non-meritorious claims, negligence and review of prior medical records and medical history for relevance. This expert conducts a comprehensive review of the records, identifying the significant facts, data, and information, which allows this expert to provide an effective case evaluation and decision making.
This expert researches all of the medical literature currently available through on-line services and through this expert’s specialty electronic scientific library of many years of data, and access to some of the largest medical libraries in the world in order to provide scientific evidence which supports causation.
This expert has access to more than 50 web sites on toxicology and occupational medicine and has a full time researcher trained in the field updating this expert’s extensive scientific database, and a large support personnel for data research and assessment. As a fellow and member of scientific societies, this expert has access to cutting edge scientific research and frequently speaks to top national and international leaders in toxicology and medicine.
This expert provides reliable medical opinion concerning whether there is a link between the injurious exposure an individual has experienced and the medical conditions or symptoms which are being reported, and substantiates expert medical opinion with well-established and peer-reviewed scientific evidence and documentation. This expert provides professional deposition and court testimony which furnishes relevant scientific evidence to substantiate medical opinions.
This expert will provide case strategy: when industrial hygiene data are needed, when and what type of additional experts are warranted (i.e. epidemiology, oncology, etc.). This expert provides evaluation of publications authored by opposing expert, as well as preparation for depositions of the opposing experts either by presentation if pertinent, on-point questions, or intensive development of comprehensive product that draws from all data and facts available from records, literature, depositions, testimony and reports. Frequently this expert will provide papers authored by experts, contradicting their current testimony.
This expert is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in treating knee disorders, is an Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering, and holds more than 30 patents as an inventor of orthopedic devices. This expert served in the United States Air Force as an orthopedic surgeon. This expert’s clinical practice focuses on treating degenerative and sports-related injuries of the knee. This expert performs hundreds of calipered kinematically aligned total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and ACL reconstructions per year.
This expert has published over 172 scientific articles in peer-review journals. This expert’s innovations include pioneering the concept of calipered kinematically aligned TKA. Kinematic alignment has gained worldwide interest, and a national multi-center study showed that patients treated with kinematic alignment reported significantly better pain relief, function, flexion, a more normal feeling knee and alignment than mechanically aligned TKA. This expert co-founded a company to commercialize patient-specific instrumentation for TKA. This expert also identified and reported clinical presentations, adverse consequences, and methods for reducing the risks of roof impingement and PCL impingement of the ACL graft.
This expert assisted with developing the calipered kinematic alignment platform for total knee arthroplasty, and contributed to the design of ACL instrumentation for tunnel placement and fixation devices for soft-tissue grafts. This expert frequently shares clinical experiences and research findings as a presenter and invited speaker at national and international meetings and universities worldwide. This expert has been involved with the International ACL Study Group, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and the Arthroscopy Association of North American.
This expert co-leads a highly successful cardiac practice. This expert received a medical degree and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. This expert performed an internship and residency at a well-known hospital where this expert was the Chief Resident. This expert completed a Cardiology Fellowship at prestigious hospital. This expert was Associate Division Head of Cardiology, where this expert directed the Coronary Care Unit, conducted dozens of research studies and contributed extensively to cardiovascular literature, publishing several key papers on platelet aggregation inhibitors. This expert has received numerous teaching awards. Throughout clinical experiences, this expert has utilized many different platelet inhibitors and is highly familiar with their success at various dosages.
This expert's legal experience includes expert work in medical malpractice, product liability, and workers' compensation and disability, which accounts for 5% of this expert's effort, primarily in three areas.
This expert is an Associate and scientific consultant, providing opinions and expert witness services on matters involving medical devices, medical equipment, and medical procedures. This expert is a biomedical engineer with many years of experience in academia and the medical device industry. This expert obtained an Aerospace Engineering degree followed by Engineering Mechanics Master of Science degree as well as a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, specializing in biomechanics. This expert has been involved in the research and design of implantable medical products and surgical instruments and tools (extensively utilized computational methods for failure analysis and drafting applications such as SolidWorks), the management of pre-clinical studies, and worked along numerous surgeons conducting experimental surgeries for research and product development. This expert serves on The International Technical Committee in The Medical and Surgical Materials and Devices field.
This expert is a dermatologist specializing in laser surgery of the skin. This expert uses a broad array of technologies to reduce red and brown skin lesions, wrinkles and unwanted hair, improve spider veins of the legs and improve the appearance of scars, including acne scars. Other newer noninvasive skin tightening and fat reduction tools are also available in the practice. This expert also provides a variety of injectables and fillers to relax upper face lines and replace lost volume of the lower face.
Presently, this expert serves as the director of a Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology Center and is a frequent lecturer at national and international meetings on cutaneous laser medicine. This expert also serves on the editorial board of two major dermatologic journals.
In addition to a clinical practice, this expert conducts research on novel approaches to skin rejuvenation. With access to the latest technologies, this expert is able to conduct research on fractional lasers for acne scars, use of a novel radiofrequency device for stretch mark reduction and the use of novel intense pulsed light for the reduction of red and brown spots on the face, chest and extremities. Presently, this expert and colleagues are conducting a trial that studies laser tattoo removal with fewer treatment sessions and less pain.
This expert is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist. From this expert's earliest days as a Fellow, this expert specialized in Retina/Vitreal surgery and is currently an Instructor in Ophthalmology at Medical College. This expert has appointments at two hospitals. This expert is involved in clinical research and has substantial experience as an expert witness.
This expert is Director of Biomedical Informatics and Biomedical Signal and Image Processing, Director of a State Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care (M-CIRCC) Biosignal-Image and Computational (BIC) Core program, and an Associate Professor at departments of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, and Emergency Medicine at a State University. This expert holds a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, an M.Sc in Biomedical Engineering, and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering. The focus of this expert's research is on the design of signal/image processing and machine learning methods to create computer-assisted clinical decision support systems that improve patient care and reduce the costs of healthcare. This expert's lab also designs sensors to collect and analyze physiological signals and images. In particular, this expert's research focuses on creating decision support systems to manage traumatic brain injuries, traumatic pelvic/abdominal injuries and hemorrhagic shock, cardiac arrest and other critical care states. Some of this expert's research and technologies have been applied directly in dental situations. This expert's research has been funded by agencies such as the National Science Foundation and Department of Defense. This expert is also a member of the editorial board of many journals and serves as the guest editor of special issues for several journals in the field. This expert has over 150 peer-reviewed journal and conference publications including a highly referenced textbook in the field of biomedical signal and image processing.
This expert has had primary responsibilities in drug development, regulatory affairs and agency policy compliance. With many years of experience, this expert's consulting firm advises pharmaceutical companies on product labeling, drug safety and efficacy, analysis of clinical studies, and other compliance issues. This expert is well published with over 50 articles, and has been called to testify before Congress. This expert currently serves on two industry research journal editorial boards. This expert has expert witness experience in about a dozen matters. As is common in this field, none of these matters went to trial.
This expert is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Methadone management and opioid/pain management. This expert has worked in this field, from the pharmaceutical side, for many years. This expert is Board Certified as a Diplomat to the American Academy of Pain Management. This expert is well acquainted with the regulations and guidelines which set the standards for methadone clinics and understands the practical as well as the regulatory aspect of methadone care. This expert has conducted funded research in the conversion of opioids to methadone, and has published articles on the subject, as well. This expert has deep experience as an expert witness and considers this type of consulting to be an academic challenge.
This expert is a long time veteran of the pharmaceutical industry, with a career starting as an Associate Research Scientist and culminating as Chief Development Officer, Advisor and Mentor. Besides having earned a doctorate in Cellular and Molecular Physiology, this expert has significant expertise with drug development including clinical trials and bringing products to market. This expert has also been involved with intellectual property prosecutions. As an executive this expert has deep experience with investors, Board level Directors, and with grants and technology licenses. This expert has also been involved in investor presentations, Series A - C2 venture capital financings, IPO processes and SEC filings. This expert has served as a testifying expert in patent infringement and trade secret matters.