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The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Heart Valves experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give attorneys a sense of the Heart Valves landscape.
This expert holds a Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering and serves as:
- Associate Professor with Tenure
- Director of Graduate Studies
- Director - Laboratory for Translational, Experimental and Computational Cardiovascular Research
- Adjunct Professor - Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
This expert is also the Founder, Member and Manager of a prolific consultancy and medical device innovation firm.
This expert's familiarity with medical device design and innovation dates back years while working as a cooperative education student in a Quality Assurance and Research & Development continuing through this expert's Postdoc in Pediatrics and Bioengineering. During this time, this expert advanced several concepts for a progressive expansion diameter stent through the patentability, market assessment and prototype stages of development. This expert subsequently started a company to focus R&D efforts on a pediatric stent for the staged treatment of stenoses in children.
This expert has served as an expert for litigation in about a dozen cases, none have been patent matters. This expert has written expert reports for both plaintiff and defendant, been professionally prepped for deposition, given one deposition, helped prepare attorneys for deposing opposition experts, and been prepped for trial. This expert has not yet had the opportunity to testify in court. This expert is however, very familiar with the patent process and understands the role of the subject matter expert in associated litigation.
This expert holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical & Biological Engineering. This expert has been in the medical-technology industry for many years and participated in the development of an EKG telemetry system for ambulances. This expert also participated in the development of a telephone telemetry receiver and precision digital heart rate meter for pacemaker clinics. This expert has seven US patents and is well-published with numerous papers either published or presented at industry conferences on medical devices and technology.
This expert is a multiple board-certified pulmonary internist and has maintained a private practice in Chest Medicine. This expert's long career in patient care includes emergency medicine and a practice which utilizes the advanced technology of the emerging field of anti-aging medicine for the early detection and reversal of coronary heart disease.
This expert has also been involved in the education of medical students, interns, and residents, and currently teaches a course at a School of Medicine on Pathophysiology.
In addition, this expert has provided expert witness services for many years in medical malpractice and personal injury cases. This expert specializes in the causation, disability, and life expectancy of complex, multi-system catastrophic injury cases, defining pre-existing conditions and the status of the affected internal organs before the catastrophic injury occurred. This approach is then used to assess the level of contribution of the injury to organ dysfunction, permanent disability, or death, and to evaluate pre- and post-injury life expectancy.
This expert's strong background in basic science and clinical practice uniquely qualifies this expert to opine on such topics as:
This expert is a practicing pathologist with expertise in cardiovascular and autopsy pathology. This expert has published extensively in this field, with over 100 journal articles, 3 textbooks, and contributing chapters to 15 other books. This expert has been active as a leader in the major national and international professional organizations for this field. This expert has lectured across the country (and world) on cardiovascular topics. This expert has experience with legal consulting, and has enjoyed being able to apply the understanding of this science to help families understand the implications of autopsy findings in the heart and vascular system and the potential impact of those findings on legal proceedings.