Ernest P. Chiodo, MD, JD, MPH, MS, MBA, CIH

Ernest P. Chiodo, MD, JD, MPH, MS, MBA, CIH

Clinical and Forensic Medicine

221 North LaSalle Street Suite 854 Chicago, IL 60601

About the Expert

MD & JD (Wayne State), MPH (Harvard), MS (Biomedical Engineering and Toxicology-WSU), MBA (University of Chicago), CIH. Physician, Attorney, Certified Industrial Hygienist, Toxicologist & Epidemiologist. Former Medical Director of the Detroit Health Department. Board certified in internal med, occupational & environ. med, & public health.

Areas of Expertise

Accident Reconstruction
Actuary - Actuarial
Alcohol, Drug & DUI Testing
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Construction Claims
Disabilities Assessment
Engineering Forensic Disciplines
Epidemiology / Public Health
Food and Restaurant Industries
Independent Medical Examiner
Industrial Hygiene
Medical Case Review
Medical Literature Research
Mold and Indoor Air Quality
Occupational / Environmental Health
Patents & Trademarks
Safety OSHA
Slips and Falls

Expert's Profile

Ernest P Chiodo, MD, JD, MPH, MS, MBA, CIH is a physician, attorney, Certified Industrial Hygienist, biomedical/biomechnaical engineer, and a toxicologist. He received his medical degree (M.D.) and law degree (J.D.) from Wayne State University, his Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) from Harvard, his Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Wayne State Unversity, his Master of Science in Threat Response Management (biological, radiological, and chemical defense) from the University of Chicago, (M.S.), his Master of Science in Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences with Specialization in Industrial Toxicology from Wayne State University, and his Master of Business Administration with a concentration in economics from the University of Chicago. He is board certified in ithe medical specialties of internal medical, occupation & environmental medicine, as well as in public health and general preventive medicine. He is also certified in the engineering and public health discipline of industrial hygiene as a Certfied Industrial Hygienist (C.I.H.). He has served as the Medical Director of the City of Detroit and was the chief physician responsible for protecting the public health of over one million persons. He has an active clinical practice in matters concerning toxicology, epidemiology, biomechanics, and building related disease. He has offices in the Detroit area and Chicago. He is on the medical faculty of Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit and on the law faculty of John Marshall Law School and Loyola Unversity Law Schools in Chicago where he teaches toxic tort law.

A particular focus of Dr. Chiodo's forensic medicine and clinical practice is determining causation of disease in issues ranging from motor vehicle accidents to toxin/infections agent exposure matters..

Personal Achievements


  • M.D. - Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • J.D. - Wayne State University Law School
  • M.P.H. -Harvard University School of Public Health
  • M.S. (Biomedical Engineering) - Wayne State University
  • M.S. (Threat Response Management - biological, chemical, and radiological defense) - University of Chicago
  • M.S. (Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences with Specialization in Industrial Toxicology) - Wayne State University
  • M.B.A. (concentration in economics) - University of Chicago


  • Medicine - Illinois, Michigan, and New York
  • Law - Illinois and Michigan

Special Training

  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified in Occupational and Environemtnal Medicine
  • Board Certified in Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
  • Certified Industrial Hygienist


  • Past President of the michigan Industrial Hygiene Society
  • Former Medical Director of the Detroit Health Department

Listed in the Following States

Ernest P. Chiodo, MD, JD, MPH, MS, MBA, CIH is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).