Physician Technologist Psychiatry Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Physician Technologist, Psychiatry, ABPN, Addiction Medicine, ABPM, Family Medicine PMETB, Child, Adolescent Psychiatry, Digital Theraputics, Chief Medical Officer, Autism


I am a physician-technologist who is board certified in psychiatry (ABPN), addiction medicine (ABPM), and family medicine (PMETB), and I am fellowship trained in child & adolescent psychiatry. I have additional expertise in digital therapeutics, emerging technologies research, and audit & quality improvement. At present, my work focuses on the delivery of technology optimized clinical care and educational services. I am a medical director at Orbit Health, where I am developing a range of remote assessment technologies . Additionally, I am the Chief Medical Officer at Brain Power, a technology social enterprise focused on developing tools for individuals with autism/different abilities.


Medical Director & Innovation Lead, Orbit Health
CMO, Brain Power (Educational & Augmentative Neurotechnologies)
Clinical Psychiatrist, Traditions Behavioral Health
Adjunct Faculty, Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy
Advisory Roles, U.S Government Executive Branch Units & National Policy Groups


Full Physician License in Massachusetts, California, & Pennslyvania Board Certified in Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology Board Certified in Addiction Medicine, American Board of Preventative Medicine Board Certified in Family Medicine, PMETB – UK
Board Eligible in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


Former Faculty in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, HMS/MGH/McLean Hospital, MA, USA
Adult Psychiatry Residency, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Core Psychiatric Training, National Health Service, England
Family Medicine Residency, Royal College of General Practitioners, England Medical School, University of Birmingham, England


2017 PAAIA Emerging Leaders Program
2016 Aspen Institute Spotlight Health Scholarship 2016 CNS Summit Innovation Scholar
2015 IVY Innovators Award in Tech Finalist, IVY Connect 2015 “40 under 40” Healthcare Innovator, MedTechBoston
2015 Highly Commended Paper Award for Excellence, Emerald Publishing
2014 Social Media Competition Winner, Exponential Medicine Conference & Singularity University 2014 MCAT Video Competition Winner, Khan Academy/RWJF/AAMC
2014 Minority Fellowship, Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration(SAMHSA)
2014 Donald Cohen Fellowship, International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2014 Partners in Excellence Award, Partners Healthcare (MGH/Brigham Womens)
2014 Healthcare Fellow, The American Resident Project (WellPoint)
2013 Excellence in Medicine Leadership Award, American Medical Association Foundation 2013 Laughlin Fellow, American College of Psychiatrists
2013 IMG Fellow, American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training 2013 BRAIN Scholar, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/AADPRT)
2013 Resident Recognition Award, American Psychiatric Association 2012 Leadership Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
2012 AACAP Educational Outreach Program for General Psychiatry Residents 2012 Autism Research Travel Award, The Childhood Autism Foundation
2011 Emory University Department of Psychiatry Medical Student Teaching Award
2011, 2012, 2013 Joe & Hope Skobba Memorial Resident Research Award (1st,2nd,3rd place) 2009 East Midlands School of Psychiatry Trainee Portfolio Prize 1st Place
2009 Royal College of Psychiatrists (Trent Division) Poster Presentation Prize Winner 2009 Royal College of Psychiatrists (Trent Division) Foundation Audit Prize Coauthor


MRCGP: all components passed first attempt USMLE step 1: >99th centile
USMLE step 2: >99th centile USMLE step 3: >99th centile
Board Exam in Psychiatry: Score 333 (passing score 239)
Board Exam in Addiction Medicine: Score 531 (passing score 448)


Internet – Web design including Word-Press and Wix Graphic design – Use of Adobe Illustrator & Aftereffects
Hardware – Component optimization, computer building, & thermal dissipation/upgrading.
Virtual & Augmented Realities – Expertise clinical/educational/defense application of perceptual tech.
Languages – Basic: French, German,Python (Coding). Intermediate: Dari. Native English & Farsi.


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