Introduction

Experts in this field are professionals focused on their studies in epidemiology, especially in regards to infectious diseases. These experts are professionals who are especially talented at identifying determinants and patterns in the spread and arrival of epidemiological related events within specified populations. Epidemiologists that specialised in the study of infectious diseases often have extensive experience in determining the causes of disease spread, aggravating and mitigating factors to distribution, teaching and laboratory experience, analysis of data, and professional report writing.

Epidemiologists can be of great help to the legal process. They are able to provide statistical analysis of epidemiological data as well as a recount of industry standard procedure. This can prove significantly helpful in cases relating to the regulation of harmful substances or the management of hazardous materials. They are also useful for identifying patterns and trends in examining what caused the spread of infectious diseases. These investigations can often provide crucial evidence in cases.

Experts in this area come from many professional backgrounds. Most will have come from a scientific background themselves, or have worked within a laboratory and would have extensive experience studying infectious diseases. The specific specialisation and background needed in your epidemiologist expert will be determined by the matter which requires examination.

At the bottom of this profile are brief details of a number of the experts that Expert Experts represents. Call our office to discuss your requirements and to obtain an expert submission that suits your needs and budget.

Expertise in Action

Experts in epidemiology can be called upon to assist in statistical data analysis, creation and informing of industry standard best practices, consideration of how certain societal determinants influenced the distribution of infectious disease, and the quality of policies relating to the handling of infectious diseases, as well as many more.

Sample Reports

For some fields of expertise we have some sample sections of de-identified reports. Please contact our office if you are interested in a sample.

Cost

The overall cost of expert opinion depends on the services required. Some of the key factors that affect the cost of advice include:

  • The need for a view or inspection of a location
  • The quantity of documentary material to be reviewed
  • Whether there are reports of other experts to be reviewed and commented on in detail
  • Whether there is a need for conferences with the expert either in person or by telephone/Skype
Relevant Articles A Pandemic-Conscious Blueprint for Architecture

An interesting examination of how epidemiology can intersect with other fields such as architecture.

How 700 Epidemiologists Are Living Now, and What They Think Is Next

An article demonstrating how epidemiologists operate in normal-day life given their knowledge and expertise.

Relevant Cases Star Entertainment Group Limited v Chubb Insurance Australia Ltd [2021] FCA 907 (5 August 2021)

A case in which infectivity of COVID-19 was considered in a claim for insurance.

McNickle v Huntsman Chemical Company Australia Pty Ltd (Assessors) [2021] FCA 780 (25 June 2021)

A case relating to the carcinogenic effects of Roundup.

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A sample of our experts in Medical – Epidemiology/Infectious Disease

Below are short profiles of a sample of some of the experts with expertise in this field. Not all of the experts we work with appear on our website and finding new experts for unusual or hard to find fields is our specialty.

Please contact our office to discuss your specific requirements and to obtain an expert submission that suits your needs and budget. Expert Experts are experts in finding the right expert for your needs.

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