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Infectious disease and communicable disease expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including public health, epidemiology, internal medicine, microbiology, and immunology. Some of the most common infectious disease and communicable disease expert witness specialties also include HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), and influenza. They can opine on the effects of vaccination policies, antibiotic resistance, disease transmission rates, pandemic response strategies, and infection control procedures.

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Manish I Sagar, MDView profile

ID: 50625

Dr. Manish I Sagar, MD

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Massachusetts

Dr. Manish Sagar has over 19 years of experience in the field of Infectious Diseases. He earned his BS in Biomechanics from Columbia University and his MD from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. After completing his internship and residency in Infectious Diseases at Johns Hopkins Hospital, he went on to complete a clinical and research fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the...

Malaria and Infectious Diseases Expert Witness | GeorgiaView profile

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Malaria and Infectious Diseases Expert Witness | Georgia

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Georgia

This highly-qualified infectious diseases expert is a recognized expert in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of malaria. He earned his BS in zoology from George Washington University and his MD from Georgetown University before completing an internship and residency in internal medicine at Oregon Health Sciences University and a fellowship in infectious diseases at Stanford University....

Deverick John Anderson, FIDSA, FSHEA, MD, MPHView profile

ID: 73946

Dr. Deverick John Anderson, FIDSA, FSHEA, MD, MPH

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North Carolina

Dr. Deverick J. Anderson has 15 years of experience in the field of Infectious Diseases. He earned his BS in Biology from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, his MD from Duke University School of Medicine, and his MPH in Epidemiology from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and his fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Duke...

John Segreti, FACP, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 97970

Dr. John Segreti, FACP, FIDSA, MD

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Illinois

Dr. John Segreti has 35 years of experience in the field of Infectious Diseases. He earned his BS in Biology from Loyola University Chicago and his MD from Rush University Medical College. After completing both an internship and residency in Internal Medicine, he went on to complete a fellowship in Infectious Diseases, all at Rush University Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified...

Daniel Richard Kaul, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 129249

Dr. Daniel Richard Kaul, FIDSA, MD

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Michigan

Dr. Daniel R. Kaul has 22 years of experience in the field of Infectious Diseases. He earned his BA from Brown University and his MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. After completing both an internship and residency in Internal Medicine, he went on to complete a fellowship in Infectious Diseases, all at the University of Michigan Hospital. Today, this expert is board...

Julie Kim Stamos, MDView profile

ID: 133745

Dr. Julie Kim Stamos, MD

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Illinois

Dr. Julie K. Stamos has 29 years of experience in the field of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. She earned her BS in Medical Education from Northwestern University and her MD from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. After completing her residency in Pediatrics, she went on to complete her fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Ann & Robert H Lurie Children’s Hospital of...

Babafemi Olapoju Taiwo, MBBSView profile

ID: 280688

Dr. Babafemi Olapoju Taiwo, MBBS

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Illinois

Dr. Babafemi O. Taiwo has over 29 years of experience in the field of Infectious Disease. He earned his MBBS from the University of Ibadan College of Medicine in Nigeria. After completing his residency in Internal Medicine at Berkshire Medical Center, he went on to complete a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Northwestern's McGaw Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified in...

Ravi Ramesh Jhaveri, FAAP, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 289823

Dr. Ravi Ramesh Jhaveri, FAAP, FIDSA, MD

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Illinois

Dr. Ravi R. Jhaveri has 23 years of experience in the field of Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Disease. He earned his BA in History from Boston University and his MD from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. After completing his residency in Pediatrics at Comer Children's Hospital, he went on to complete a fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital....

John Robert Koethe, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 323262

Dr. John Robert Koethe, FIDSA, MD

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Tennessee

Dr. John R. Koethe has over 12 years of experience in the field of Infectious Disease. He earned his BA in Philosophy from Oberlin College and his MD from Yale School of Medicine. After completing his residency in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital, he went on to complete a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He also completed additional training as...

Susan Elizabeth Coffin, FIDSA, FSHEA, MD, MPHView profile

ID: 366040

Dr. Susan Elizabeth Coffin, FIDSA, FSHEA, MD, MPH

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Pennsylvania

Dr. Susan E. Coffin has 32 years of experience in Pediatric Infectious Diseases. She earned her BA in History from Williams College, her MD from the University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine, and her MPH in Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. After completing her residency in Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins Hospital, she went on to complete a fellowship in...

William Frederick Ehni, MDView profile

ID: 373471

Dr. William Frederick Ehni, MD

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Washington

Dr. William F. Ehni has 35 years of experience in the field of Infectious Diseases. He earned his BS in Biology from the University of Washington and his MD from the University of Washington School of Medicine. After completing an internship and residency in Internal Medicine, he went on to complete a fellowship in Infectious Diseases, all at the University of Colorado Health Science Center....

Bruce Frederick Farber, FACP, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 448865

Dr. Bruce Frederick Farber, FACP, FIDSA, MD

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New York

Dr. Bruce F. Farber has 40 years of experience in the field of Infectious Disease. He earned his BS from Northwestern University and his MD from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. After completing his internship and residency in Internal Medicine, he went on to complete his fellowship in Epidemiology and Infectious Disease at the University of Virginia Hospital. He completed...

Jeffrey Bruce Greene, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 518392

Dr. Jeffrey Bruce Greene, FIDSA, MD

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New York

Dr. Jeffrey B. Greene has 42 years of experience in the field of Infectious Disease. He earned his BS in Biology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and his MD from NYU Grossman School of Medicine. After completing an Internship and a Residency in Internal Medicine, he went on to complete a Fellowship in Infectious Disease at NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue. Today, this expert is...

Thomas Bryan Campbell IV, MDView profile

ID: 535640

Dr. Thomas Bryan Campbell IV, MD

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Colorado

Dr. Thomas Campbell has over 29 years of experience in the fields of Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. He completed his BS and MS in Microbiology from Texas A&M University and his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. After completing his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Parkland Memorial Hospital, he went on to complete a clinical and research...

Daniel Solomon Berman, FACP, MDView profile

ID: 550252

Dr. Daniel Solomon Berman, FACP, MD

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Florida

Dr. Daniel S. Berman has 38 years of experience in the field of Internal Medicine with expertise in Infectious Disease. He earned his MD from NYU Grossman School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Infectious Diseases at VA New York Harbor Health Care. Today, this expert is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. Formerly, this...

Walter Ray Wilson, MDView profile

ID: 569655

Dr. Walter Ray Wilson, MD

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Minnesota

Dr. Walter R. Wilson has 47 years of experience in the field of Infectious Diseases. He earned his BA in Chemistry from Baylor University and his MD from the Baylor College of Medicine. After completing a residency in Internal Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, he went on to complete fellowships in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, respectively, at the Mayo Clinic College of...

Bruce Eliot Hirsch, AAHIVM, FACP, MDView profile

ID: 575407

Dr. Bruce Eliot Hirsch, AAHIVM, FACP, MD

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New York

Dr. Bruce E. Hirsch has 29 years of experience in the field of Infectious Disease. He earned his BA from Wesleyan University and his MD from Weill Cornell Medical College. After completing both an internship and a residency in Internal Medicine at North Shore University Hospital, he went on to complete a research fellowship in Geriatric Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. He also completed...

Grace Aouad McComsey, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 580490

Dr. Grace Aouad McComsey, FIDSA, MD

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Ohio

Dr. Grace McComsey has 25 years of experience in the field of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. She earned her MD from the Saint Joseph University of Beirut. After completing her two internships in Pediatrics at Saint George Hospital University Medical Center and St. Josephs's University Medical Cent, she went on to complete a residency in Pediatrics at Metrohealth Medical Center and a fellowship in...

Sara Hurtado Bares, MDView profile

ID: 611705

Dr. Sara Hurtado Bares, MD

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Nebraska

Dr. Sara Bares has 10 years of experience in the field of Infectious Diseases. She earned her BA in Anthropology from Amherst College and her MD from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and her fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Chicago Hospital. Today, this expert is board certified in Infectious Disease by the American...

Jessica Pentz Ridgway, MDView profile

ID: 613804

Dr. Jessica Pentz Ridgway, MD

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Illinois

Dr. Jessica Ridgway has over 10 years of experience in the fields of Infectious Disease and Clinical Informatics. She earned her BA in Human Biology from Stanford University, her MD from the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, and her MS in Public Health Sciences from the University of Chicago. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Infectious...

Timothy Russell Shope, FAAP, MD, MPHView profile

ID: 620740

Dr. Timothy Russell Shope, FAAP, MD, MPH

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Pennsylvania

Dr. Timothy R. Shope has 30 years of experience in the field of Pediatrics. He earned his BA in Biology from Kalamazoo College, his MD from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and his MPH in Health Policy and Management from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. After completing his residency in Pediatrics at Naval Medical Center San Diego, he went on to complete a...

Christopher Mark Blais, MD, MPHView profile

ID: 630221

Dr. Christopher Mark Blais, MD, MPH

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Louisiana

Dr. Christopher M. Blais has over 23 years of experience in the field of Internal Medicine. He earned his BA in Chemistry and Biology Sciences from the University of New Orleans, his MD from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, and his MPH in Epidemiology from the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. After completing an internship and...

Daniel Robert Kuritzkes, FACP, MDView profile

ID: 638586

Dr. Daniel Robert Kuritzkes, FACP, MD

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Massachusetts

Dr. Daniel R. Kuritzkes has 35 years of experience in the field of Infectious Disease. He earned his BS and MS in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry from Yale University and his MD from Harvard Medical School. Today, he is board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine. Formerly, he served as an Attending Physician in the Department of Infectious Diseases at the University of...

John Joseph Stern, FACP, MDView profile

ID: 653699

Dr. John Joseph Stern, FACP, MD

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Pennsylvania

Dr. John Stern has over 34 years of experience in the fields of Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. He earned his BS from the University of Wisconsin and his MD from NYU Grossman School of Medicine. After completing his residency in Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, he went on to complete a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at New...

Laura K. Kogelman, FIDSA, MDView profile

ID: 677674

Dr. Laura K. Kogelman, FIDSA, MD

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Massachusetts

Dr. Laura K. Kogelman has 21 years of experience in the field of Infectious Disease. She earned her BS from Yale University and her MD from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. After completing both an internship and a residency in Internal Medicine at Tufts Medical Center, she went on to complete a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Massachusetts General Hospital. Today,...

Gregory Paul DeMuri, MDView profile

ID: 703337

Dr. Gregory Paul DeMuri, MD

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Wisconsin

Dr. Gregory P. DeMuri has 28 years of experience in the field of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and he earned his MD from the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed both an internship and a residency in Pediatrics at University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics before completing a fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Disease at M. Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center....

Infectious Disease and Communicable Disease Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of an infectious disease expert witness in legal cases?

An infectious disease expert witness provides insight on cases involving infections, communicable diseases, and related medical issues. They can clarify complex medical facts, provide opinions on standard care, and testify in court.

What types of cases might require an infectious disease expert witness?

Cases involving hospital-acquired infections, misdiagnosis of infectious diseases, vaccine-related issues, or outbreaks of communicable diseases often require the expertise of these witnesses.

Can an infectious disease expert witness help in a case related to COVID-19?

Yes, an infectious disease expert can provide valuable insights into COVID-19 related cases. They can discuss transmission rates, safety protocols, treatment options, and more.

Are there subspecialties within the field of infectious diseases that an expert witness may specialize in?

Yes, some experts may focus on specific areas like HIV/AIDS, tropical diseases, pediatric infectious diseases, or antibiotic resistance among others.

How can an infectious disease expert witness assist in a malpractice lawsuit?

In a malpractice suit, they can review patient records to determine if appropriate care was given and testify about whether any actions or omissions led to the infection.

How does Expert Institute select its Infectious Disease and Communicable Disease expert witnesses?

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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