Pediatrics Expert 355680 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Pediatrics specializing in Perinatal, Placental, Pediatric Pathology, Anatomic, Clinical Pathology, and Nuclear Medicine. My areas of expertise include uterine rupture; abruption; intrapartum demise; cerebral palsy; birth asphyxia; chronic 
hypoxia; infection; birth injury; stillbirth; prematurity; premature babies; hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy; pediatric poisoning, injuries, wrongful death, meconium aspiration syndrome; and adult pathology, including pulmonary embolism and subdural hematoma. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes matters related to poor perinatal outcome.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include medical legal issues related to perinatal matters.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes Associate Pathology and Nuclear Medicine Physician, Laboratory Director of clinical laboratories and medical centers, and the Founder of a medical legal consultant and expert witness company.


BSNutrition and Food Science; BiochemistryUniversity of California at Berkeley
MDMedicineUniversity of California at Davis

Licenses Certifications

California License
American Board of Pathologyu2013Pediatric Pathology
August 1999
American Board of Nuclear Medicine
September 1986
American Board of Pathologyu2013Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
June 1984

Awards & Affiliation

College of American Pathologists
American Medical Women's Association
American Society of Clinical Pathology
Society for Pediatric Pathology
California Society of Pathology

Primary Affiliation

American Medical Women’s Association

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases