Sexually Transmitted Disease Nurse Practitioner Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Womens Healthcare Nurse Practitioner, Reversible Birth Control Methods, Colposcopy, Crycautery, Sexually Transmitted Disease, STD, Nurse Practitioner, GYN Exam, Birth Control, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Gynecology

Educational Background

Master’s of Health Care Innovation-Arizona State University    
August 2009

Ultrasound Course Level 1
UC Irvine Department of Women's Health    
Irvine, CA 
October 2006

University of Phoenix
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree    
Los Angeles, CA 
July 1996

Adult Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Course    
Torrance, CA
August – December 1995

Management Development Program in Health Care-USC    
Los Angeles, CA

October 1993

Dysplasia Training Program    
Los Angeles, CA
1982, 1983, 1988

Board Certification-Nurses’ Association of American College of
Gynecology and Obstetrics    
1980 to Present

Harbor UCLA Medical Center (14 week training program) Women’s
Health Care Nurse Practitioner    
Torrance, CA

Hunter College Part-time enrollment credit toward Bachelor of
Science Degree    
New York
1972 – 1974

Essex County Planned Parenthood (12 week program) Family
Planning Nurse Practitioner    
Newark, NJ

Saint Francis Hospital School of Nursing    
Poughkeepsie, NY

Professional Affiliations

Bayer Advisory Board    
Miami, Florida    

Novo Nordisk Advisory Panel Meeting    
Las Vegas, Nevada     

OB-GYN.NET correspondent
Women ‘s Health        

Reuter’s Insight Expert        

Human Services Commission
Appointed Commissioner    
Scottsdale, Arizona

Beach Cities Health District    
Board of Directors    

Beach Cities Health District     
Board of Directors    

Education Programs Associates     
Board of Directors    

South Bay Center for Counseling    
Board of Directors    

National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Reproductive Health Nominating Committee Board of Directors    

National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health Regional Representative

N.P. Journal of Primary Health Care    
Research Panel Member    

Soroptimist International of Manhattan Beach

March of Dimes, Campaign for Healthier Babies     

Assoc. of Reproductive Health Professionals     

National Association of Family Planning Nurse Practitioners     
Public Affairs Co-Chairperson    

Women in Health, Los Angeles, CA     
Board of Directors     

Los Angeles Regional Family Planning Council, Inc.     
Board of Directors      

Medical Advisory Committee

South Bay Free Clinic
Board of Directors     

Preparation for Parenthood Instructor
Certification/American Red Cross     

Professional Activities

A Private Health Center                         
Nurse Practitioner    
September 2008 to Present

A Private Company
April 2007-Present

Maricopa OB-GYN Medical Group, Phoenix Arizona     
August 2006-March 2007

Women's Services, Marina del Rey-Manhattan Beach, California
Sole Proprietor and Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health Care    
October 1979-May 2006

Health Care Partners, Redondo Beach, California
OB/GYN Nurse Practitioner    
October 1997-May 2006

Women’s Health Initiative, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Department of OB/GYN
OB/GYN, Primary Care Nurse Practitioner    
September 1996 – October 1997

Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California
Consultant Faculty, Adult and Women’s Health Care Nurse
Practitioner Training Program    
November 1993 – May 2006

Los Angeles Area HPV Support Group
Manhattan Beach, California
Medical Advisor    1992 – 1994

Planned Parenthood, Santa Monica, California
OB-GYN Nurse Practitioner Part-time    
November 1992 – 1993

A Private Company
Manhattan Beach, California
Sole Proprietor and Nurse Practitioner    
July 1988 – June 1991

H. Claude Hudson Comprehensive Health Care
USC Affiliate, Los Angeles, California
1984 – 1988

OB-GYN Nurse Practitioner-Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Infertility    
1979 – 1982

South Bay Free Clinic, Manhattan Beach, California
OB-GYN Nurse Practitioner/Volunteer    
1977 – 1995

Manhattan Beach Women's Group, Manhattan Beach, California
Co-founder and Nurse Practitioner    
1983 – 1988

West End Women’s Medical Group, Montclair, California
Nurse Practitioner-Colposcopy Services, Gynecology &Infertility     
August 1982 – February 1983

Women’s Clinic, Los Angeles, California
Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner    
1978 – 1979

Los Angeles Regional Family Planning Council, Los Angeles, CA
Consultant and Instructor    
1976 – 1986

Hawthorne Community Medical Center (Maxicare)
Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner-Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility    
1976 – 1978

Los Angeles County Health Department
La Puente Center, La Puente, California
Project Team Leader, Family Planning Nurse Practitioner    
1974 – 1977

UCLA Extension, Los Angeles, California
Consultant Instructor in Family Planning N. P. Program    
1975 – 1977

Saint Mark’s Free Clinic, New York, New York
Volunteer Registered Nurse, Women’s Health Care     
1972 – 1974

New York Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York
General Staff Nurse, Team Leader-Gynecology, Obstetrics, Post-Partum Complications, and Infertility 1969 – 1972

New York Cornell Medical Center
Family Planning Nurse Practitioner in Family Planning Clinic-Rockefeller Foundation Grant     
1972 – 1974


Available upon request.


Available upon request.


Available upon request.


Available upon request.