Expert 507139 - CA(N)


Expertise Description

I have over 5 years experience in geriatric psychiatry with expertise in assessment and treatment of neuropsychiatric conditions in the elderly, including different types of dementia, depression, psychotic illnesses, and the effects of general medical conditions, substance use, and medications on mental health. I have additional knowledge in performing evaluations for dementia/cognitive impairments, financial capacity, healthcare decision-making capacity, testamentary capacity, and adult guardianship. I have prior experience providing consultations and courtroom testimony as a geriatric psychiatry expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Education

Degree Subject Institution
M.D. University of Michigan Medical School – Ann Arbor Michigan
B.S. Biological Psychology and the Cognitive Sciences University of Michigan – Ann Arbor Michigan

Licenses Certifications

Board Certification:
General Adult Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2013
Geriatric Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Medical License: State of California

Training and Certification to Perform Electroconvulsive Therapy:
University of Michigan Health Systems
University of California, Los Angeles

Awards & Affiliation

American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
International Psychogeriatric Association
Forensic Expert Witness Association
Making a Difference Award, University of Michigan Health Systems
Third Place, Best Trainee Poster – 24th Annual Albert J. Silverman Research Conference, University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry

Primary Affiliation

American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry



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