Medication Expert Witnesses

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Medication expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including pharmacology, pharmacy management, drug safety, pharmaceutical research and development, and medication therapy management. Some of the most common specialties among medication expert witnesses also include prescription error analysis, drug interactions, adverse drug reactions, medication side effects, and over-the-counter medication misuse. They can opine on the effects of incorrect dosage administration, failure to recognize contraindications, inappropriate prescribing practices, lack of patient education about medication use, and the impact of medication errors on patient health outcomes.

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Adam Marc Kaye, PharmD, RPhView profile

ID: 108670

Dr. Adam Marc Kaye, PharmD, RPh

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Dr. Adam M. Kaye has 30 years of experience in the field of Pharmacy. He earned his AS from Pima Community College and his PharmD from the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy. Today, this expert is licensed as a Registered Pharmacist in Arizona and California. Formerly, this expert held roles as Pharmaceutical Consultant I for the California Department of Health Care Services and as a Pharmacist...

Forensic Toxicology and Pharmacology Expert WitnessView profile


Forensic Toxicology and Pharmacology Expert Witness

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This expert earned his BS in health and exercise science and his MS in toxicology from Colorado State University and his MS in health services administration with a concentration in biopharmaceutical regulatory compliance and his PharmD from the University of Wyoming. He is active in his field as a member of the National Community Pharmacists Association and the American Pharmacist Association....

Ken L SaundersView profile

ID: 25599

Dr. Ken L Saunders

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This highly-qualified expert has nearly 35 years of experience in hospital pharmacy operations. He earned his PharmD from the University of Nebraska Medical Center and is licensed as a registered pharmacist. He is active in his field as a member of numerous professional societies, including serving as vice chairman and chairman of both the Nebraska Board of Pharmacy and the Nebraska Medicaid...


Pediatric & Adult Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Expert WitnessView profile


Pediatric & Adult Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Expert Witness

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This highly-qualified expert has nearly 45 years of experience in pharmacology. He specializes in pediatric clinical pharmacology, toxicology, and clinical pharmacy, as well as adverse drug reactions, drug-drug-food interactions, pharmacokinetics-pharmacodynamics, and pharmacogenomics. He earned both his BS in pharmacy and his PharmD from the University of Cincinnati. He also completed an...

Onyema A EzeanyaView profile

ID: 26028

Dr. Onyema A Ezeanya

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This highly-qualified expert has nearly 15 years of experience as a pharmacist. He earned his PharmD from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University and his MS in pharmaceutical regulations from the University of Florida. He also completed a residency in pharmacy practice at Tampa General Hospital. This expert is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist and also holds certifications in...

Pharmacology Expert WitnessView profile


Pharmacology Expert Witness

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New York

This highly-qualified expert has over 30 years of experience in pharmacology. He earned his BS in pharmacy from Albany College of Pharmacy before earning his PhD from Shenandoah University. He is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist and a licensed pharmacist. He also holds a certification in pediatric advanced life support. He is active in his field as an author of several scientific...

Natalie HalanskiView profile

ID: 41936

Dr. Natalie Halanski

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This expert earned her BS and PharmD at the Univesity of Michigan and she completed her residency in ambulatory care pharmacy at the University of San Diego. She is a board-certified ambulatory care pharmacist and a member of the American Pharmacists Association. She formally worked as a clinical pharmacist in ambulatory care at the University of California, San Diego and she currently is a...

Internal Medicine Expert Witness # E-000369View profile


Internal Medicine Expert Witness # E-000369

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This expert is a board certified internal medicine doctor who has been working as an attending physician in a nursing home for over 30 years. He has extensive experience in dealing with patients who are at higher risk for falls.

Mark L Westerman, MBAView profile

ID: 126753

Mr. Mark L Westerman, MBA

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Mr. Mark Westerman has over 20 years of experience in Project Management and Compliance for the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, and Insurance industries. He earned his AA in Business Transfer Studies from Polk State College, BA in Business Administration and Management from the University of Central Florida, and MBA from Indiana State University. Today, this expert is Scrum Master Certified as...

Toxicology Expert WitnessView profile


Toxicology Expert Witness

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This expert holds a doctorate degree in toxicology and has been a practicing toxicologist for over 40 years. Board certified by the American Board of Toxicology and a Fellow of the Academy of Toxicological Sciences, he had published over 35 scientific articles and is a former president of the Mid-Atlantic chapter of the Society of Toxicology. He spent over 30 years as a Director of Toxicology for...

Stephen test Amato, MBA, PhDView profile

ID: 6072898

Dr. Stephen test Amato, MBA, PhD

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Dr. Stephen Amato has over 24 years of experience in Healthcare: Pharmaceuticals and Law & Legal: FDA & Drug Safety. He earned his BA in Biochemical Sciences from Harvard University, his Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology from Boston College, and his MBA in Marketing from Boston College. Today, this expert has Regulatory Affairs Certification by the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society...

Food and Drug Expert WitnessView profile


Food and Drug Expert Witness

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New York

This qualified expert has been involved in the field of medical technologies for over forty years and is experienced with matters concerning FDA compliance on which he has authored several articles and papers and given talks on FDA compliance worldwide. He is also the vice president of a private medical technologies firm, making him intimately qualified to comment on the case at hand.

Nancy Jo Linck, JD, PhDView profile

ID: 6249383

Dr. Nancy Jo Linck, JD, PhD

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Dr. Nancy J Linck has 51 years of experience in the fields of Trademark and Intellectual Property and Property Management. She earned her BS in Chemistry from the University of California Berkeley, and her MS and Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from the University of California San Diego. She also earned her JD in Law from Western New England University and her MS in Biotechnology from Johns Hopkins...

Pharmacy Expert WitnessView profile


Pharmacy Expert Witness

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North Carolina

This certified compounding pharmacist has received his training from a top pharmacy program and holds clinical and academic positions in his field at both pharmacy and medical schools. He has given invited lectures on compounding pharmacy, and has authored major publications on the topic. Furthermore, he has been in practice since 1977 and has owned a compounding-only pharmacy since 2003. He...

William Walton Stoops, PhDView profile

ID: 54182

Dr. William Walton Stoops, PhD

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Dr. William W. Stoops has over 15 years of experience in the field of Behavioral Psychopharmacology. He earned his BA in Psychology from Davidson College, and his MA and Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology from the University of Kentucky. Formerly, this expert served as an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at University of Kentucky College of Medicine, as an Associate Professor of Psychology at the...

Drug Safety & Pharmacoepidemiology Expert WitnessView profile


Drug Safety & Pharmacoepidemiology Expert Witness

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This expert isProfessor and Head of the Department of Health Outcomes Research and Policy at a major university school of pharmacy. He holds a bachelors degree in pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin, and a PhD in Social, Administrative, and Clinical Pharmacy from the University of Minnesota. Prior to joining Auburn University he was Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and...

Dipak Panigrahy, MDView profile

ID: 96548

Dr. Dipak Panigrahy, MD

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Dr. Dipak Panigraphy has over 20 years of experience in Cancer Biology Research. He earned his BA from Boston University and his MD from Boston University School of Medicine. After completing his residency in Surgery at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, he went on to complete a research fellowship in Vascular Biology at Boston Children's Hospital. Formerly, this expert held roles as an...

Neurology Expert WitnessView profile


Neurology Expert Witness

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This board-certified and fellowship-trained expert has over 20 years of experience in neurology with extensive clinical research experience, contributing to over 55 different clinical studies. He has involved in various committees for the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He currently serves as Associate Professor of Neurology and Medical Director for an ALS and muscular dystrophy clinic.

James Thomas O’ Donnell III, MS, PharmD, RPhView profile

ID: 116818

Dr. James Thomas O’ Donnell III, MS, PharmD, RPh

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Dr. James O' Donnell has 52 years of experience in the field of Clinical Pharmacology. He earned his BS in Pharmacy from the University of Illinois Chicago, his PharmD from the University of Michigan, and then his MS in Clinical Nutrition from Rush University. He completed his residency in Hospital Pharmacy at the University of Illinois Hospital. Today, this expert is board certified in Clinical...

Chemical Analysis Expert WitnessView profile


Chemical Analysis Expert Witness

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This expert has over 25 years of experience in analytical chemistry including pharmaceutical development. With a Ph.D. from the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, he has published in analytical and physical chemistry. His previous positions include various lead positions of research and development as well as analytical testing. He currently serves as a Senior Vice President of an...

Medication Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of a medication expert witness in legal proceedings?

A medication expert witness provides insight into cases involving pharmaceuticals, including drug interactions, side effects, and proper prescribing practices. They can clarify complex medical issues for the court.

What types of cases might require a medication expert witness?

Cases involving alleged medical malpractice, wrongful death due to medication errors, pharmaceutical patent disputes, or personal injury claims related to drug side effects often require a medication expert witness.

Can a medication expert witness provide testimony on specific types of drugs or treatments?

Yes, many medication expert witnesses specialize in certain areas such as psychopharmacology, oncology drugs, cardiovascular medications, or pain management drugs.

How can a medication expert witness help in a case involving adverse drug reactions?

The expert can explain the expected actions and potential side effects of the drug in question, assess if the reaction was foreseeable, and determine if appropriate precautions were taken.

Why is it important to have a medication expert witness with experience in pharmacokinetics?

Pharmacokinetics involves how drugs are absorbed, distributed, metabolized, and excreted by the body. An expert in this field can provide crucial insights into drug dosing and toxicity issues.

How does Expert Institute select its Medication 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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