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 Expert  724972

Expert in Physician Assistant Practice, Medical Malpractice & Standard of Care, All Clinical Specialties

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Wisconsin (WI)
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert is a Physician Assistant expert, records reviewer and witness for all cases involving physician assistants; 24 years clinical practice experience in family medicine, emergency medicine, occupational health, urgent care, internal medicine; Former Professor/Chair and Program Director of Physician Assistant Program at University of Wisconsin; Two-term President, Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants; Distinguished Fellow and National Delegate, American Academy of Physician Assistants; Assistant Clinical Professor, Primary Care Clinic Manager; President, American Academy of PAs in Legal Medicine; Nationally recognized expert and speaker on PA risk management, scope of practice, PA education, PA supervisory requirements; Licensed; Board Certified; Degrees from Harvard University, Boston College, UW-Madison.

Education/Licenses: PA-C Nationally Certified Physician Assistant; Ph.D. Doctorate in Educational Policy and Leadership; M.Ed. Masters in Education Administration; MPAS, Master of Physician Assistant Studies; ACLS Advanced Cardiac Life Support Primary Areas of Expertise: Emergency Medicine, Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Urgent Care, PA Education, Licensing, Certification.


clinical medicine


emergency medicine


internal medicine






occupational medicine




family medicine


physician assistant


urgent care


reason for encounter




forensic medicine


malpractice claim


patient risk management


physician assistant practice

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Chicago, Illinois;  Rockford, Illinois;  Aurora, Illinois;  Naperville, Illinois;  Elgin, Illinois;  Waukegan, Illinois;  Milwaukee, Wisconsin;  Madison, Wisconsin;  Green Bay, Wisconsin;  and Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
2008   Ph.D.   Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis   University of Wisconsin - Madison   Magna Cum Laude
1992   PA-C   Physician Assistant   University of Wisconsin - Madison   Magna Cum Laude
1989   M.Ed.   Education Administration   Harvard   Magna Cum Laude
1984   B.S.   Biology   Boston College   Magna Cum Laude
2002   Master of PA Studies   Physician Assistant Profession   University of Nebraska  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1998 to 2015




Emergency Room




All clinical responsibilities of a busy inner city emergency department, both major and minor care. Part time since 1998, full time in 2007 to present.

1996 to 2006


University of Wisconsin Medical School


Physician Assistant Program


Program Director


Responsibilities included management of all aspects of a twenty-four month PA program for sixty-six students including program accreditation, direct oversight of 12 faculty and staff, securing funding, managing budget, student admissions, and teaching both didactic and clinical curriculum. Annual budget near $1M. Accomplishments have included leading the program to the highest accreditation ranking in its history, development of the nation's only sustainable distance education program for PA certification, development of interdisciplinary partnerships and programs, acquisition and management of $1.5M in grant funding for new program initiatives, and leadership of the transition of the PA program from a bachelor's to a master's degree program. July 2001 through June, 2006.

2006 to 2007


Medical College of Wisconsin


Family Medicine Clinic


Clinical Physician Assistant and Clinic Manager


Responsibilities included the provision of all aspects of primary medical care to a complex patient population. Providers included six physicians, two physician assistants, a nurse and two medical assistants. Managerial responsibilities included the oversight of clinic staff including a physician assistant, nurse, medical assistants, scheduling of medical staff and providers, staff evaluations, ordering of supplies, patient tracking, development of patient care initiatives. This position was eliminated due to cessation of the Milwaukee County “GAMP” insurance program at MCW. Dec. 2006 – Nov. 2007

2010 to





Physician Assistant


Urgent and Emergent Medical Care in a stand alone Emergency Services facility - full time since 2010.

Career Accomplishments:

American Academy of Physician Assistants; Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants; American Academy of PAs in Legal Medicine; Society of Emergency Medicine PAs


Physician Assistant, PA-C; Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, ACLS

Professional Appointments

President, Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants; President American Academy of PAs in Legal Medicine; Delegate, American Academy of Physician Assistants


Distinguished Fellow, American Academy of Physician Assistants; Certification with Distinction - National Commission on Accreditation of Certified Physician Assistants;

Publications and Patents Summary

He has numerous published articles and has given numerous presentations nationwide on PA Malpractice and Risk Management.

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Expert has numerous firms and attorneys who will discuss their utilization of his services for their litigation upon request.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
He has performed dozens of medical malpractice cases reviews in past ten years, two dozen depositions, two trials
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Medical malpractice expert witness green bay wisconsin for consulting on opinion and possible testimony.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
Spanish   He has Spanish communication ability.

Additional Skills and Services:

Course director in emergency medicine, physical examination skills, PA professional issues courses; lectures in multiple areas, health care risk management

Other Skills and Services

He supplies, coordinates and trains PAs to provide medical-legal expert services. He educates physician assistants and nurse practitioners in clinical practice.


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