Provides Opinion & Testimony In:
Board Certified Practicing Physician, Treating Pain, Pain Management, Acute Pain, Chronic Pain, Emergency Room
Expert No. 3556
1993: UCSD, Board Certified in Preventive Medicine; focus on chronic pain care
1994: SDSU, Masters in Public Health Degree; epidemiology and biostatistics
1991: Univ HI, Integrated Residency Program in Pediatrics
1988: Univ HI, Doctor of Medicine Degree
1983: Univ HI, Bachelor of Arts Degree; Physiology
1974: De Anza CC, Associate of Arts Degree; Criminal Justice
1991 to present: San Diego Family Care Director of Clinical Research
1990 -91: Waianae Coast Health Center, Hawaii Emergency Room Physician
1984 -91: March of Dimes, Hawaii Chapter Co-authored first health risk assessment tool for adolescents
1978 -85: American Heart Association, Hawaii Emergency Cardiac Care Committee
1977 -83: Hawaii Emergency Medical Services, HI first air ambulance paramedic
California: Independent Medical Examiner California:
Civil Surgeon -expiration 11/2014
California: - expiration 9/30/12
DEA: - expiration 4/30/12
BCLS and ACLS - expiration 5/2012
1993: Preventive Medicine
1996: Board eligible in Family Practice
1991: Board eligible in Pediatrics
1998 to present: Adjunct Professor of Clinical Medicine at a Public University
CLINICAL RESEARCH EDUCATION & TRAINING:
Completed postgraduate courses in Protecting Human Research Subjects, Clinical Research, and HIPAA.
CLINICAL TRIALS EXPERIENCE:
Multiple Phase II - IV, NIH, and investigator-initiated trials. List available on request.
Served on multiple pharmaceutical advisory boards.
Recognized as a national key opinion leader.
Toastmasters -active member for 10 years
American Academy of Pain Management
Association for Clinical Research Professionals
Interactive Healthcare Consortium
American Medical Informatics Association
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Medical Association
National Wellness Institute
SPECIAL AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS:
1988: First recipient of E.E. Black Community Service Award
1987: Advanced standing in Internal Medicine.
1986: National CIBA Award for Community Service.
1986: American Medical Student Association representative.
1982 and 1985: Hawaii Heart Association Distinguished Service Award
1974: Key to the City of Mountain View, CA for creating Police Athletic League
Over 10 publications in peer-reviewed journals; complete list available on request.
PRESENTATIONS AND MEDIA COVERAGE:
Over 15 presentations in local and national media including Good Morning America; complete
list available on request.