Pat Carroll is a Registered Nurse and a Legal Nurse Consultant in Exponent’s Biomechanics practice. She is responsible for organizing and reviewing medical records and other relevant healthcare and legal documents to assess issues of causation and physical damages, and then formulating a summarized chronology of the analyzed information. She researches pertinent health care literature, standards, and guidelines and consults with engineers to provide education of the medical and healthcare related issues. Ms. Carroll has reviewed hundreds of medical records and provided medical chronologies, injury diagrams (for client education and trial exhibits) and Abbreviated Injury Scaling for numerous plaintiffs and defendants. She has provided medical record review for all types of injury cases, as well as medical device implant failure and toxic exposure cases. She served as Director at Large and Membership Chair to the Phoenix Chapter for 3 years.
Academic Credentials and Professional Honors:
B.S., Nursing, Eastern College (cum laude), 1991
Nursing Diploma, Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing, 1969
Winner of the Academic Achievement Award, Legal Nurse Consultant Program, Widener University, May 2003
Licenses and Certifications:
Certified Abbreviated Injury Scaling Specialist, 2007
Licensed Registered Nurse: Pennsylvania and Arizona
Carroll PG, Gatti C, Lark J, Luedtke L. Personal injury and accident reconstruction. pp. 505–530. Legal Nurse Consulting Principles, Third Edition. Peterson A and Kopishke L (eds), CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, Florida, 2010.
Carroll PG. The legal nurse consultant and the accident reconstructionist. American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants 2010 National Education Conference, Pittsburgh, PA,
March 24–27, 2010.
• Phoenix Chapter of American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants (President 2011; Director-At-Large 2008) Member AALNC since 2001.
• Emergency Nurses Association: President of the Pennsylvania Emergency Nurses Association (1999) Member ENA since 1970.