Dr. Anne McTiernan has nearly 40 years of experience in Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention Research. She earned her BA from Boston University, her MD from New York Medical College, and her PhD from the University of Washington. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Washington Medical Center. Currently, she serves as a Full Member at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer...
This expert has nearly 20 years of experience in the epidemiology and behavioral science field, specializing in foodborne outbreaks, worksite health, workplace behaviors, consumer retail behavior, and, most recently, the impact of COVID-19 on human behavior. She earned a BA in math and psychology from Bradley University, an MS in epidemiology and biostatistics from the University of South...
Dr. Youssef Oulhote has over 16 years of experience in the field of Epidemiology. He earned his MSc in Epidemiology and Public Health from AgriParisTech and his Ph.D. from the EHESP-French School of Public Health. He also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Environmental and Occupational Health from the University of Montreal, as well as postdoctoral training at Harvard T.H. Chan School of...
This highly qualified and quadruple board certified Psychiatry expert received his medical education at the prestigious Duke University. he completed a Fellowship in Advanced Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) at Duke University Medical Center. He is Fellow of both the American Psychiatric Association and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He holds numerous memberships in professional...
Dr Adana Llanos has 10 years of experience in the field of Epidemiology. She earned her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Philosophy from Howard University, followed by a Master of Public Health from Ohio State University. She completed her fellowship at The Ohio State University Hospital. Formerly, this expert held roles as Assistant Director in Rutgers The State University of New Jersey and as...
This highly qualified, board certified Professor of Radiation Oncology received his medical degree from the University of Virginia. He subsequently completed a Residency in Radiation Oncology and Fellowship training in Clinical Oncology. He is a member of numerous professional societies including the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. This expert has recieved many awards...
Dr. Herman J. Gibb has 33 years of experience in Epidemiology. He earned his BSc in Pre-Medicine at Pennsylvania State University, his MPH from the University of Pittsburgh, and his Ph.D. in Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins University. Formerly, this expert held roles as an Epidemiologist at the United States Environmental Protection Agency and as the President and Consultant at Gibb Epidemiology...
This highly qualified Associate Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology completed a M.P.H. and Ph.D. in Epidemiology and is fellowship trained in Preventive Cardiology. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the Society for Epidemiologic Research, the American Diabetes Association and the UMass NIH funded Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Center. He is highly active...
Dr. Roberta B. Ness has 32 years of experience in the field of Epidemiology. She earned her BS in Microbiology from the University of Maryland Global Campus, her MD from Weill Medical College Cornell University, and her MPH in Epidemiology from Columbia University. After completing her internship and residency at Bellevue Hospital, she went on to complete a research fellowship at Public Health at...
Al Barqawi, MD, FRCS, is an Associate clinical Professor and Lecturer in the Division of Urology at University of Colorado School of medicine. Dr. Barqawi also serves as Director of Research in the Section of Urologic Oncology. He has expertise in urologic oncology and general Urology primarily in prostate disease, early detection, novel imaging and treatment applications and epidemiology. He is...
Dr. Daniel L. Sudakin has 25 years of experience in Preventative Medicine and Medical Toxicology. He earned his BS in Biopsychology from the University of Michigan, his MPH in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Oregon Health and Science University, and his MD from Wayne State University School of Medicine. After completing his residencies in Anesthesiology at Stanford Health Care and in...
This expert has been practicing for over 30 years. She received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley and completed a fellowship in Epidemiology there as well. She has published over 80 peer-reviewed journal articles and sits on the Editorial Board of "Pediatric and Perinatal Research", the "American Journal of Public Health", "Pediatrics", "Annals of Internal...
Dr. Lawrence S. Mayer has 52 years of experience in the fields of Psychiatric Epidemiology and Statistics. He earned his BS in Psychology and Pre-Medicine, his MS in Mathematics, and his Ph.D. in Mathematics and Statistics from The Ohio State University. He also obtained his MBBS from the GKT School of Medical Education. Today, this expert is certified as a Private Pilot through the Federal...
This expert has been practicing for nearly 20 years. She received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Pittsburgh with a concentration in Women's Health and thereafter examined reproductive morbidity as an NIH National Research Service Award Individual Postdoctoral Fellow. This expert is extensively published and has served as a reviewer for numerous medical journals, including...
Dr. William Anthony Rutala has over 40 years of experience in the field of Healthcare Epidemiology and Infection Control. He earned his BS from Rutgers University and his MS in Microbiology from the University of Tennessee Knoxville. He also earned his MPH and his Ph.D. in Microbiology from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. Formerly, this expert held roles as a Research Professor of...
This expert's research career has been focused in the area of drug safety. As a clinical epidemiologist and pharmacologist, he uses large administrative databases in Canada and the United States as the main data source for his research. In the last ten years he has made significant contributions to this area quantifying rare drug adverse events with popular prescription drugs. His research has...
Dr. Dominik D. Alexander has 17 years of experience in the field of Epidemiology. He earned his BS in Public Health from the University of Minnesota, his MSPH in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the University of South Florida College of Public Health, and his Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Public Health. Formerly, this expert served as the Senior...
This highly qualified expert specializes in Biostatistics, receiving his Ph.D. in Biometry from Cornell University and a fellow of the American College of Epidemiology. He has authored 100+ journal articles and held several scientific presentations around the world. He is an active member on various advisory committees. His research interests include application of biostatistics methods in health...
Dr. Allison Stock has 23 years of experience in the field of Toxicology and Epidemiology. She earned her BA in Art History and Biology from Trinity University, MPH in Aerospace Medicine and Ph.D. in Toxicology from the University of Texas School of Public Health, and her MS in Forensic Toxicology from the University of Florida. Formerly, this expert held roles as the HES Team Lead at Chevron...
This expert is extremely well qualified in the field of Craniofacial Plastic Surgery. He received his MD from Yale University School of Medicine and an MPH in Epidemiology from the University of Washington. He completed residencies in Head & Neck Surgery and Plastic Surgery at the University of Washington and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine before completing a Head and Neck...
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What is the role of a CDC expert witness in legal proceedings?
A CDC expert witness provides specialized knowledge on public health issues, disease control, and prevention strategies. They can offer critical insights into cases involving infectious diseases, vaccinations, and epidemiology.
What types of cases can a CDC expert witness handle?
CDC expert witnesses are often involved in cases related to public health crises, vaccine injuries, infectious disease outbreaks, environmental health hazards, and workplace safety issues.
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A CDC expert can provide authoritative testimony on the nature of the disease, its transmission, prevention measures, and the adequacy of response by relevant parties.
Are there subspecialties within the CDC expert witness field?
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