Dr. William Rutala, PhD, MPH, CIC

Dr. William Rutala, PhD, MPH, CIC

Work:

Director, UNC School of Medicine

Education:

Doctor of Philosophy, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

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 Medicine in the Department of Infectious Diseases at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, as the Director of Hospital Epidemiology and Employee Health at the University of North Carolina Hospital, and as the Director of the Hospital Epidemiology and Occupational Health and Safety Program at the University of North Carolina Hospital. Currently, he is a Professor of Medicine in the Department of Infectious Diseases at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is also the Director of the Statewide Program for Infection Control and Epidemiology (SPICE) at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine.

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b*********@m***.unc

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(919) ***-****

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina

At a Glance

Expert Witness Activity

24

Plaintiff Cases

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Defense Cases

19

Other Cases

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Expert Challenges

6

Malpractice Cases

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Personal Litigation

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Publications

462

Media & News

668

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Litigation Activities

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Becton, Dickinson and Company v. Sage Products, LLC

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2021-06-30

Quinn Buczek v. Daryl Mosby, et al.

Expert Witness

2020-09-04

Peggy Greene v. Washington Hospital Center Corporation d/b/a Medstar, et al.

Expert Witness

2020-02-07

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Publications

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Twenty-Five Years Of Diagnostic Virology In A Reference Laboratory

Journal Article

Disinfection and sterilization of potential bioterrorism agents

Book Chapter

Healthcare-Associated Infections

Book Chapter

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Using Expert Radar, we uncovered a textbook chapter written by the opposing expert that contradicted his testimony, helping us secure a $44 million verdict—the largest single verdict for a single plaintiff in Kentucky's history.

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Media & News

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Chemical germicides in health care : International Symposium, May ...

Rutala , William A. ( William Anthony ), 1948- Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology ... "Symposium sponsored by Association for ...

SHEA Podcasts

Rutala of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine about ... Speakers: Curtis Donskey, MD William Rutala, PhD, MS, MPH Krystina Woods, MD(moderator).

Streptococcus pneumoniae Infections: Microbiology, ...

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Education

Institution

Degree Type

UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Doctor of Philosophy

UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Master of Public Health

University of Tennessee

Master of Science

Work History

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Director

UNC School of Medicine

Professor

UNC School of Medicine

Research Professor

UNC School of Medicine

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