Toxicologist And Product Safety Expert 97167 LA

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a toxicologist and organic chemist specializing in toxicology and product safety. My expertise includes toxicology includes: Baycol; benzene; causation; creosote; Driving Under the Influence (D.U.I.); Driving While Intoxicated (D.W.I.); drugs / illegal substances; ephedrine; manganese; methadone; PCBs; PPA; welding fumes, vinyl chloride; and Vioxx. My expertise in product safety includes: cosmetics; CRO audits / recommendations; nanotechnology / nanotoxicology; pharmaceuticals; pre-clinical study design / toxicology; product development / hazard assessment / safety assessment; study monitoring; and toxicology protocols. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: Defense of 1, 4 – Dioxane contamination in Shampoo & Cosmetics; Exposure & Risk of Disease from Fracking Operations; Wrongful Death Cases – Methadone, Fentanyl patch, Oxycontin; Intoxication cases – Alcohol, Heroin, marijuana, Cocaine; Oil Field Exposure to Benzene & Risk of Leukemia.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Qualification of Impurities in Pharmaceuticals; Safety of Cosmetics & Toys; Identification of Spice Drugs outlawed in various venues.


Ph.D.Rutgers Unviersity
M.S.Northeastern University

Licenses Certifications

Board Certified – American Board of Toxicology
Board Certified – Academy of Toxicological Sciences
Board Certified – Regulatory Affairs Certification Board
European Registered Expert in Toxicology

Awards & Affiliation

ASTM Committee
Award for Outstanding Service
American Cyanamid Educational Award

Primary Affiliation

Society of Toxicology

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases