Genetics Expert 456532 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Genetics with expertise in chromatin organization and function, Structure of small nuclear RNA genes and middle repetitive elements; small nuclear RNA isoforms and their effect on gene regulations and development; DNA fingerprinting and identification in humans and strains of silk moth, as well as molecular biology phylogeny of AIDS. I have additional knowledge as a biologist in human evolution and population genetics, paternity analysis, detection and treatment of autoimmune diseases, and legal forensic DNA fingerprinting. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes DNA Fingerprinting in cases of Paternity/Maternity disputes, Child Abuse, Rape, Homicide, and Immigration.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes reviews of forensic laboratory data, analyses, and conclusions.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes Professor, Assistant Professor and Director of a Minority Education Program, Research Associate, and Coordinator in a medical laboratory. 


Post DoctoralMolecular GeneticsThe Rockefeller University
Ph.D.GeneticsFordham University
M.S.GeneticsNew York University
B.S.Biology and GeneticsThe City College of CUNY

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

American Association of Human Genetics
Member of Sigma Xi

Primary Affiliation

American Association of Human Genetics

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases