Internal Medicine Cardiology Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Cardiology, Stress Test, Heart, Nuclear Stress Test, Heart Attack, Pulmonary Embolus, Myocardial Infarction, Congestive Heart Failure, Critical Care, Endocarditis, Heart Disease, Diabetes, Cardiomyopathy, Hypertension, Valvular Heart Disease, Cholesterol, Angina, Aortic Dissection, Dyspnea, Aortic Aneurysm, Echocardiogram, Coumadin, Holter Monitor, Warfarin, Arrhythmia Heparin, Atrial Fibrillation, Anticoagulation, Ventricular Fibrillation, Liability, Causation, Malpractice, Independent Medical Evaluation (IME)

PERSONAL DATA

Affiliations

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Attending Physician (Internal Medicine & Cardiology)
Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, CT

EDUCATION

Undergraduate:
1966-70
University of Michigan, Bachelor of Science
Honors: National Heart Institute Research Traineeship, 1967-70
Phi Beta Kappa, 1970
B.S. with Honors, 1970

Graduate:
1970-74
Harvard Medical School, Doctor of Medicine
Honors: United Cerebral Palsy Foundation Research Award, 1972
National Student Research Forum Award, 1974
M.D. with Honors, 1974

Postgraduate:
1974-77
Internship – Residency (Internal Medicine),
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,
Philadelphia, PA

1976-77
Clinical Associate; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute,
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

1977-79
Cardiology Fellow; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute,National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

1978-79
Chief Resident; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute,
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

MILITARY SERVICE

1976-79
Commissioned Officer (Lt. Cmdr.), U.S.P.H.S.
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS

1975-76 Clinical Instructor in Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

1977-79 Clinical Instructor in Medicine,
Georgetown University School of Medicine

1979-80 Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Georgetown University School of Medicine

1980-86 Clinical Instructor in Medicine,
Yale University School of Medicine

1986-2010
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Yale University School of Medicine

2004-
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine,
New York Medical College

LICENSURE

Connecticut, New York

CERTIFICATION

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1977
ABIM Subspecialty Board in Cardiovascular Disease, 1979

SCIENTIFIC AND HONORARY SOCIETIES

American College of Physicians (Fellow)
American College of Cardiology (Fellow)
American Federation for Clinical Research (Member)
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society of North America
Phi Beta Kappa

PUBLICATIONS

Available on full CV

HOSPITAL AND COMMUNITY

Chairman, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Committee, Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, CT

Chairman, Medical Advisory Board, Greenwich Health Association, Greenwich, CT

Member, Board of Medical Advisors, National Jogging Association, Washington, DC

President, Connecticut Society of Internal Medicine

INVITED LECTURES

See following pages for summary of presentations.

Lectures and Grand Rounds focusing on clinical management of hypertension and hyperlipidemia; risk factor reduction; issues of cost containment and corporate health care.

Sponsored, in part, by the U.S. Department of H.E.W.; Department of Defense; National Cholesterol Education Program; sponsoring hospitals and corporations.

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