Michael D. Freeman

Michael D. Freeman

Forensic Epidemiologist
Forensic Research & Analysis(971) 255-1008425 NW 10th Ave. Suite 306
Portland, Oregon 97209

Dr. Michael Freeman is a doctor of medicine and epidemiologist specializing in forensic medicine and epidemiology. He serves as a full affiliate professor of epidemiology and psychiatry at Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine.

Dr. Freeman has more than 150 published scientific papers, books, and book chapters on forensic medicine and forensic applications of epidemiology, crash-related injuries and death, general and specific causation, and a variety of other areas of interest. He also has a number of publications on the identification of logical fallacy and junk science in expert testimony for the legal profession.

He has served in U.S., Canadian, European, and Australian civil courts approximately three hundred times as an expert in a variety of fields, including injury and death litigation, product liability, toxic tort litigation, tobacco litigation, medical negligence, and life expectancy.


  • Umeå University, Faculty of Medicine, Umeå, Sweden, Doctor of Medicine
  • Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, Doctor of Philosophy (Public Health/Epidemiology)
  • Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, Master of Public Health (Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
  • University of Western States, Portland, Oregon, Doctor of Chiropractic
  • University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, Bachelor of Science (General Science)