Michael R. Weinraub, M.D., FAAP is a Board Certified Pediatrician with four decades of clinical practice experience. Areas of expert consultation and testimony include Forensic Pediatrics (Shaken Baby Syndrome and Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy), Foster Child Health, Developmental Disabilities (Autism), Lead Poisoning and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). He has consulted for the Edmund Edelman Children's Court of Los Angeles County for Dependency Court Judges on complex medical conditions for detained children, who were slipping through the cracks in the health care systems. He also consulted for court referred cases for foster children who may experience various side effects of psychotropic medications. Has testified in 40+ cases, including both plaintiff and defense. Dr. Weinraub is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children.