Contact this Expert Witness
- Phone: (510) 847-9830
- Cell: (510) 847-9830
- Website: www.midwifeexpertwitness.com
Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness
General Specialties:Midwife and Obstetrics & Gynecology
Specialty Focus:Labor and Delivery, Fetal Monitoring, High Risk Ob, perinatal HIV, Shoulder dystocia, antepartum, postpartum, postpartum hemorrhage, women's health.
Education:BA, Oberlin College; BSN, MS, Columbia University; PhD, Curtin University of Technology (Australia)
Years in Practice:20
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:10+
I am a doctorally prepared Certified Nurse Midwife with over 20 years of experience in high volume, high risk midwifery and obstetrics practices in New York, California and Australia as a clinician and educator. I have a doctoral degree in global health focusing on perinatal HIV management and information technology. Currently I practice as a midwife hospitalist at Kaiser Permanente Oakland, California where I precept Obstetric and Gynecologic residents on the labor and delivery unit and am a co-lead of the Critical Events Team Training for Obstetric Emergencies training program.