Psychiatry Sleep Disorder Expert 107562 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Psychiatry, specializing in traumatic stress studies and sleep disorders. My areas of expertise include: apnea; attention; clinical and forensic psychiatry; electrophysiology; fatigue; inpatient psychiatry; insomnia; law enforcement fatigue; magnetic resonance imagining (M.R.I.); memory; neuropsychiatry; obsessive-compulsive disorder (O.C.D.); panic disorder; post-traumatic stress disorder (military, law enforcement, accidents, acts of god, etc.); psychopharmacology; and sleep medicine / research. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes: Program director of psychiatry residency training; Assistant clinical professor of psychiatry; Extensive research and practice as an attending psychiatrist, more specifically involving veterans returning from combat service.


B.A.General BiologyVanderbilt University Tennessee
Rush Medical College

Licenses Certifications

State of California
National Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Sleep Disorders
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Awards & Affiliation

Public health service
National Research Service Award
Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award
California Pacific Medical Center
Best Doctors in America citation
National Alliance for Research in Schizophrenia
Young Investigator Award

Primary Affiliation

American Psychiatric Association

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases