Barry H. Roth, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Phone: (617) 734-3572
  • Fax: (617) 734-2757
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry

Specialty Focus: Addiction Psychiatry, Substance Abuse, Geriatric Psychiatry, Contested Wills, Will Contests, Testamentary Capacity, Undue Influence, Psychiatric Malpractice, Trauma, PTSD, Civil Competencies, Criminal Competencies.

Education: AB, Cornell University; MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Years in Practice: 40+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 2


Additional Information

Dr. Roth's [forensic] expertise arises from 40+ years of an unusually broad and deep range of clinical work---both public and private, hospital and out-patient---the basis to achieve Certification in the Subspecialties of Addiction Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, and Forensic Psychiatry, and rank of Distinguished Life Fellow, Massachusetts Psychiatric Society & American Psychiatric Association. His clear penetrating insight directly explains complexity in a straightforward manner. QUADRUPLE CERTIFICATIONS IN: PSYCHIATRY ADDICTION PSYCHIATRY GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY Former Instructor – Harvard Medical School Cornell University Alumnus