Michael Burbridge, DO, FAAP, SFHM Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Pediatric Hospitalist and Pediatrics

Keywords/Search Terms:

Pediatric hospital medicine, newborns, child abuse, neonatal sepsis, resuscitation, jaundice, hyperbilirubinemia, kernicterus, neglect, asthma, respiratory failure, dehydration, protocols, guidelines, standard of care, COVID, meningitis, handoff, transition of care, vaccine, bronchiolitis, MIS-C


DO, Nova Southeastern University; BS, University of Florida

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

Experience: - Double board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in Pediatric Hospital Medicine and General Pediatrics - 20+ years experience - Award winning teacher with experience explaining complex medical topics - Associate Professor at multiple medical schools (George Washington University, University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine) - Pediatric Peer Review Committee chairman - Chief of pediatric medical staff, section chief, medical director, committee chair, site leader for several quality improvement projects - Expert witness in many child abuse and neglect cases, including deposition and trial testimony - Distinguished speaker at national society meetings and lecturer to attending physicians, residents, and medical students - Active clinical practice at community and academic hospitals and previous partner in private practice Education: - Wake Forest University Brenner Children’s Hospital - Nova Southeastern University - University of Florida License/Certification: - Active, unrestricted medical license in multiple states (FL, NC, VA, MD) - Board certified in Pediatric Hospital Medicine (ABP) - Board Certified in General Pediatrics (ABP) - Active DEA license in FL, VA, and MD - Neonatal resuscitation program (NRP) - Pediatric advanced life support (PALS) - STABEL certified provider