Lawrence F. Muscarella, Ph.D. is an independent public health safety expert who advises hospitals, manufacturers and the public about medical errors, infection control, the safety and design of medical devices, the disinfection and sterilization of reusable medical devices, and both the causes and prevention of healthcare-associated infections, among other safety topics.

Dr. Muscarella has participated in many legal cases representing the interests of parties, including patients, both as an expert witness and as a confidential consultant.

Some of his docketed testimony and public expert opinions — in state and federal courts, and both in the U.S. and Canada — include the following, among others:

  1. U.S. Federal Court (Pennsylvania Middle District Court). Case number: 1:2020-CV-01803. Cherkala et al v. Defendants
    • (Refer to: Motion for Summary Judgment, Exhibits 3 – 5; August 4, 2023)
  2. U.S. Federal Court (Pennsylvania Middle District Court). Case number: 1:2016-CV-00260. Baker et al v. Defendants
  3. U.S. Federal Court (California Central District Court). Case number: 2:2014-CV-02607. Jones et al v. United States
  4. Ontario Superior Court (Ottawa): Case number: CV-11-52738. McGee et al v. Defendants
  5. Court of Queen’s Bench of New Brunswick (Miramichi): Case Number: NC-93-2013. Little v. Defendants

Dr. Muscarella’s knowledge and expertise in these fields are internationally known and recognized.

In 2013, Dr. Muscarella founded LFM Healthcare Solutions, LLC — an independent safety and quality improvement company that advises hospitals, manufacturers and consumers. From 1991 through 1994, Dr. Muscarella worked as a project engineer for the ECRI Institute (Plymouth Meeting, PA) evaluating the quality and safety of medical devices and infection control products. In 1990 Dr. Muscarella received his Ph.D. in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Engineering and Applied Science (Philadelphia, PA).

More about his experience in the fields of medical safety may be read by clicking here. His knowledge and expertise in hospital safety are internationally recognized. Read more about him and his bio by clicking here.

Contact — Call | Email | Text | Skype Confidentiality —  Click here. C.V. — Download a shortened version of Dr. Muscarella’s current curriculum vitae by clicking here. Peer-Reviewed Publications: Many of Dr. Muscarella’s published papers may be viewed by clicking here

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