Expert Category: PRODUCT LIABILITY - General
Specialties: Expert private consultant with over 30 years of experience including directing comprehensive biomedical engineering department at the largest medical center in the country. Specialized in medical products safety, testing, evaluation, servicing and risk management. Products reviewed include: infusion pumps, anesthesia machines, ventilators, monitors, lasers, electro surgery, implants, catheters, telemedicine, laparoscopic devices and electromagnetic interferences. Performs failure analysis, incident investigations of both hospital and homecare equipment. Member of regulatory agency (FDA) advisory panel, member of standards developing organizations (NFPA) and past juror of medical design excellence award. Past president and founder of the American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) and of the Center for Telemedicine and e-Health Law (CTel). Affiliations: University of Texas School of Public Health. Recipient of the 2008 AAMI Humanitarian Engineer Award and FDA Commissioner's Special Citation.
Degrees/licenses: Ed.D., M.Sc., Professional engineer in the state of Texas (P.E.), certified in Clinical Engineering, Certified clinical engineer (CCE), Fellow of the American College of Forensic Examiners, Fellow American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE).
Degrees/Licenses: BSc, MSc, EdD, PE, CCE, HSPC, FAIMBE, FACCE. See Specialties.