Nutrition Expert Witnesses

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Nutrition expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including healthcare, food science, dietetics, sports nutrition, and public health. Some of the most common specialties among nutrition expert witnesses also include clinical nutrition, pediatric nutrition, nutritional epidemiology, obesity and weight management, and nutritional biochemistry. They can opine on the effects of dietary habits, malnutrition, food safety issues, dietary supplements, and the impact of nutrition on chronic diseases.

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Anne McTiernan, MD, PhDView profile

ID: 20652

Dr. Anne McTiernan, MD, PhD

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...

Health and Physical Education Expert Witness | OhioView profile


Health and Physical Education Expert Witness | Ohio

This well seasoned professor of higher education has over 30 years of experience in physical education and recreational sports. Throughout his career he has been a member of several professional societies including the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA), the National Association of Student Personnel...

Dana C. Dolinoy, MSc, PhDView profile

ID: 216940

Dr. Dana C. Dolinoy, MSc, PhD

Dr. Dana C. Dolinoy has 14 years of experience in the field of Environmental Epigenetics. She earned her BA in Spanish, Environmental Sciences, and Policy from Duke University, her MSc in Environmental Health and Risk Management from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and her Ph.D. in Genetics and Genomics from the Duke University School of Medicine. She also completed a post-doctoral...

Biostatistics and Epidemiology Expert Witness | MassachusettsView profile


Biostatistics and Epidemiology Expert Witness | Massachusetts

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...

John Charles Wallingford, MS, PhDView profile

ID: 6841960

Dr. John Charles Wallingford, MS, PhD

Dr. John C. Wallingford has 36 years of experience in Food and Nutrition. He earned his BA in Chemistry from the University of Washington, his MS in Nutrition from the University of California, Davis, and his Ph.D. in Metabolism and Human Nutrition from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He then went on to complete a research fellowship at the National Institute Of Mental Health....


Program Grants & Contract Manager Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Program Grants & Contract Manager Expert Witness | California

This highly qualified expert has over 20+ years experience directing food stamp programs. Former positions include Regional Food Stamp Program Director, Administrator Review Officer, EBT Project Director, and EBT Regional Implementation Manager. He has directed over 200 regional and field office staff involved in state agency policy support and food retailer management. He has adjudicated...

Jennifer FranckView profile

ID: 13898

Ms. Jennifer Franck

This highly qualified expert has over 20 years of experience in the realm of health, nutrition, and functional medicine. She earned her BA in political science and communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her MS in clinical nutrition from New York University. She is a registered dietitian nutritionist and is certified in adult weight management. This expert is an active member...

Pharmacology and Toxicology Expert Witness | IllinoisView profile


Pharmacology and Toxicology Expert Witness | Illinois

This highly qualified Professor of Pharmacology received a bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois and went on to receive a doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of Michigan. He is board certified in Clinical Pharmacology and Nutrition. He is a Fellow of both the American College of Clinical Pharmacology and the American College of Nutrition. he has won many awards throughout his...

Marv RudolphView profile

ID: 20128

Dr. Marv Rudolph

This expert assisted in the development of many well-known brand name food products. Having earned his BS and PhD in Physical Chemistry from Drexel University, he has worked for major food suppliers including Pepsico, Colombo Yogurt, and Kellogg's, specifically working with Slim Fast® meal replacement beverages, Ragu® pasta sauces, and the popular candy, Pop Rocks®. For more than 15 years he...

Global health Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Global health Expert Witness | California

This highly qualified expert has extensive knowledge of regulatory and legislative issues relating to the healthcare industry and of eHealth governance. He received both his MAS and PhD degrees focusing in health policy and law and global health from the University of California, San Diego, and has worked as a consultant or expert for various organizations including the World Health Organization,...

Onyema A EzeanyaView profile

ID: 26028

Dr. Onyema A Ezeanya

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...

Nutritional Management Services & Hospitality Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Nutritional Management Services & Hospitality Expert Witness | New York

This highly qualified expert has extensive experience in Food Safety and Nutritional Management Services. He holds certifications including ServSafe Food Safety Instructor/Proctor; Certified Executive Chef; Certified Culinary Educator; Registered Dietician; as well as a New York State License from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. This expert is nationally recognized as a food safety...

Corinne Rose KohlenView profile

ID: 27837

Ms. Corinne Rose Kohlen

This expert earned her BS in microbiology and her MS in nutrition from California Polytechnic State University. She then completed an internship at the California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and became a registered dietitian nutritionist. She has worked as a guest lecturer of nutrition aat California Polytechnic State University and a clinical dietitian at Hanford Community Medical Center...

Health & Human Services Expert Witness | AlaskaView profile


Health & Human Services Expert Witness | Alaska

This former health and human services worker of 10+ years is the current proprietor of a behavioral health services private practice. She a certified clinical social worker in several states,and is a member of such prestigious societies as the Health Care Compliance Association and the National Association of Social Workers. Her specialty includes treatment of sexual offenders and survivors of...

Nutrition Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Nutrition Expert Witness | California

This expert has over 30 years of experience consulting as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She earned her BS in Home Economics with an emphasis in Human Nutrition and Food Service Management and her MS in Human Nutrition and Food Service Management from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is actively involved in her industry as a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the...

Food, Beverage, and Nutrition Expert Witness | OregonView profile


Food, Beverage, and Nutrition Expert Witness | Oregon

This highly-qualified expert has extensive experience in the food, beverage, and nutrition industry. He earned his BS in psychology from the University of Washington and is a chartered financial analyst. He has formerly served as the director of food, wine, and agribusiness research for Deutsche Bank, the senior vice president of equity research for D.A. Davidson & Co., and the director of...

Chiropractic Medicine Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Chiropractic Medicine Expert Witness | New York

This highly-qualified expert has nearly 30 years of experience in the field of chiropractic malpractice, with his work having involved manipulative and associated conservative therapies, skeletal muscle exercise, nutrition, supplements, and weight loss. He received his BA in physical education from the State University of New York Cortland and his BS in biology from the National College of...

Nutrition Expert Witness FAQs

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

A nutrition expert witness provides specialized knowledge on dietary needs, food safety, and nutritional science. They can offer insight into cases involving malnutrition, diet-related illnesses, or food industry regulations.

What types of cases might require a nutrition expert witness?

Cases that may require a nutrition expert include medical malpractice suits, personal injury claims related to dietary advice, product liability cases for food manufacturers, and health claims disputes.

Can a nutrition expert witness provide testimony on specific diets or nutritional supplements?

Yes, a nutrition expert witness can testify on the effects and implications of specific diets or supplements based on scientific research and their professional expertise.

Are there subspecialties within the field of nutrition that an expert witness might focus on?

Yes, subspecialties can include pediatric nutrition, sports nutrition, clinical nutrition, public health nutrition, and food safety among others. The choice depends on the case specifics.

How can a nutrition expert witness assist in cases involving food labeling and advertising claims?

A nutrition expert can evaluate the accuracy of nutritional information presented in labels or ads, assess compliance with regulatory standards, and determine if misleading claims have been made.

How does Expert Institute select its Nutrition 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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