Respiratory Therapy Expert 501845 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Respiratory Therapy with expertise in Respiratory Care Education. I have experience with periodic deflation of endotracheal cuffs, chest pains, airway management, blood gas interpretation, mechanical aspiration, hypercapnia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and ventilator asynchrony. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes Regional Respiratory Care Educational Consultant, with prior experience as Clinical Educator, Respiratory Therapy Instructor, Respiratory Therapy, Documentation Analyst, Clinical Specialist, Staff Respiratory Therapist, Director of the Respiratory Care Department, Chief Respiratory Therapist, Daytime Lecturer, Instructor in Medicine, Pulmonary Staff Assistant and Intensive Care Specialist, Research/Teaching Assistant, Clinical Coordinator and Instructor, Research Assistant, and Instructor. 


B.S.ChemistryWorcester Polytechnic Institute

Licenses Certifications

Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner
State of California

Awards & Affiliation

American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC)
AARC Critical Care Specialty Section
AARC Cardiopulmonary Specialty Section
AARC Education Specialty Section
Life member
American Association for Respiratory Care

Primary Affiliation

American Association for Respiratory Care

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases