Expert Qualifications

This expert is a Board Certified Neonatologist, FAAP, Associate Professor of Pediatrics/ Neonatology in full time academic practice at a large Children's Hospital and Perinatal Regional Referral Center. She teaches medical students, residents and fellows in the classroom and at bedside, serves as Director of Quality Assurance for a busy Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and conducts clinical trials. She is published in leading peer-reviewed journals and has been an invited speaker in national and international forums. She has been selected as one of the Best Doctors in America since 1996. She provides expert witness review and testimony in matters of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine for both plaintiff and defense.

Bio Snapshot

  • Residency in Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University at Pennsylvania 1983-1986
  • Fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University at Pennsylvania 1986-1988
  • MD, PhD with Honors in Cardiopulmonary Physiology at Temple University School of Medicine 1976-1983
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics 1987 - present
  • Board Certification: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 1989-present
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Medical License: New York
  • Associate Professor Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • University at Buffalo School of Medicine
  • Senior Attending Neonatologist
  • Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo
  • Director, Quality Assurance Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Areas of Expertise:
  • Resuscitation - Neonatal Jaundice/Kernicterus
  • Birth Trauma/Shoulder Dystocia Neonatal Death
  • Erb’s Palsy/Brachial Plexus Injury Cerebral Palsy
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis NICU Care
  • Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Neonatal Sepsis/Meningitis
  • Umbilical and PICC line injuries Chronic Lung Disease
  • Neonatal heart and lung disease IV Infiltrate Injuries
  • Forensic Services: Medical expert consultation, chart review, report writing, deposition and trial testimony for both defense and plaintiff
  • Medical expert witness service for over 10 years

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