Expert in Mental Health and Law; Psychiatric (Mal)Practice; General, Addiction and Forensic Psychiatry
psychiatric consultation and psychiatric expert witness services in civil and criminal matters. Her special areas of interest include psychiatric diagnosis, detection of malingering, criminal responsibility evaluations, management standards, psychiatric and forensic neuropsychiatric autopsies, testamentary capacity, diminished capacity, International Forensics, and death penalty matters. Other areas of special clinical and forensic interest include the forensic neuropsychiatric evaluation of medical complications of psychiatric illness and medication as well as psychiatric complications of medical illness.
Expert is also actively involved in education and mental health leadership, and has vast experience in curriculum design, and management consultation for the development or progress of mental heath institutions.
Expert is an active member of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL), the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS), and the Baltimore Washington Center for Psychoanalysis (BWCP). Expert is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Georgetown University Hospital.
Expert is fluent in spoken and written Spanish, and can conduct evaluations for Spanish-speaking populations.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Baltimore, Maryland - Frederick, Maryland - Gaithersburg, Maryland - Bowie, Maryland - Richmond, Virginia - Alexandria, Virginia - Wilmington, Delaware - Lancaster, Pennsylvania
|Year: 2010||Degree: MD||Subject: Forensic Psychiatry||Institution: Georgetown University Hospital|
|Year: 2009||Degree: MD||Subject: Psychiatry||Institution: SUNY Downstate Brooklyn University Hospital|
|Year: 2002||Degree: MD||Subject: Medicine||Institution: Universidad de los Andes|
|Years: 2010 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Medical Officer||Department:||Responsibilities: Education and supervision of psychiatry residents and fellows, inpatient and outpatient attending responsibilities, forensic consultations|
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|BC in Psychiatry/Neurology,
BC in Forensic Psychiatry
BC in Addiciton Psychiatry