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Expert in CLIA/CAP/NYS Laboratory Testing; Tissue/Cornea/Live Cell Donor Suitability

Expert ID: 731486 Colorado, USA

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Expert is one of the world's leading experts on eye and tissue banking, as well as being a pioneer in the field of personalized medicine. His company provides CLIA-qualified laboratory directors to labs throughout the United States, as well as Physician-of-Record services. They also provide medical director coverage to tissue banks, and infectious disease consulting to eyes and tissue agencies.

He is board certified in Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine. Expert has Blood Bank medical director experience with cord blood stem cells, and current lab director for two somatic stem cell banks and is the physician of record for three direct to consumer laboratories. Medical director/infectious disease consultant for several eye and tissue banks.

Consulting CLIA lab director for 4 labs. Consulting CAP lab director for 1 lab. Physician of Record MD for 3 directo to consumer labs; Medical director for tissue banks; infectious disease MD on-call for several eye banksProject consultant for three somatic stem cell companies.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1992 Degree: MD Subject: Medicine Institution: Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Year: 1985 Degree: MDiv Subject: Theology Institution: Andrews University Seminary
Year: 1980 Degree: BA Subject: Ministerial Studies Institution: La Sierra/Loma Linda University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2000 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: President Department: Undisclosed
President of all consultancies. Currently 5 physicians under contract
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2002 to 2007 Employer: Undisclosed Title: Medical Director Department: Undisclosed
Responsible for all medical, donor and laboratory-related activities
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2000 to 2002 Employer: The Blood Center of New Jersey Title: Undisclosed Department: Administration
Responsible for all medical, donor, and laboratory testing activities
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1998 to 2000 Employer: Undisclosed Title: Associate Medical Director Department: Undisclosed
Responsible for apheresis; donation and therapeutic. Hopsital on-call. Back up for all medical director activities

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 2011 to 2011 Country / Region: Belgium Summary: Helped set up CLIA lab in Leige, then served as CLIA director until project got transferred to US.
Years: 2011 to 2012 Country / Region: Marcailles, France Summary: Helped set up CLIA lab in CT. Company lost funding.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Physicians' Concil, Accrediation Committee, Standards Committe, American Association of Tissue Banks. Certified Tissue Bank Spedialist.
Licenses / Certifications
Medical Licenses: CA, WA, CO, AZ, WY, MS, TX, FL, NJ, NY, MD, RI, GA, IA, OH, PA, MI, ID, OK, NH, CT, MA

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
Tissue banking donor suitability.
Training / Seminars
Tissue/eye bank donor suitability lectures at AATB, EBAA and for clients
Marketing Experience
Expert in eye and tissue banking donor suitability

Fields of Expertise

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