Pharmacology Expert 512307 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in Pharmacology with expertise as a Professor of Pharmacology and Neurological Sciences. My career has included pharmacy practice in a variety of settings, and consultations to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, government, health care, publishing, and legal fields. My experience includes drug injury and causation, pharmacy standard of care; drug product liability, warnings, and design; alcohol toxicology, kinetics, abuse, intoxication and impairment, recreational drug toxicology (cocaine, marijuana), workmen’s compensation drug intoxication, pain management; pain medication, analgesic, and opiates including oxycontin, oxycodone, percocet, vicodin, and hydrocodone, dilaudid, fentanyl, duragesic, and methadone; dietary supplements and nutrition, and drug patents and trademarks. I have consulted and testified in matters involving drug injury, medication errors, alcohol toxicology, and drug injuries. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Relevant Experiences

I have a PhD in Pharmacology with an appointment in Neurology. I have taught clinical neurology for several years.

I have worked with numerous companies and have been involved with developing many drugs for them. At one time, every PD drug on the market was tested in my lab. I have also been involved with clinical trials and still teach clinical trials in my class.

I have testified in several BAC cases. 


Degree Subject Institution
Ph.D. Behavioral Pharmacology Rush University
M.S. Behavioral Physiology Creighton University
B.S. Biology and Psychology Creighton University