GREGORY M. SCHWAID, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM

Dual board-certified in preventive medicine and occupational medicine.Pandemic expert, including COVID-19/Coronavirus. Expertise in all fields of preventive and occupational medicine, including workplace injuries. Able to perform case review, provide opinions, independent medical evaluations, testimony at deposition and/or trial, and serve as consulting (non-testifying expert). Current employee health medical director. Over eight years of clinical experience in occupational medicine and urgent care. Former medical school faculty. Three years of performing disability evaluations, including over 400 reports.

 

Covid and Coronavirus expertise able to provide opinions, expert witness reports, testimony at deposition and/or trial, serve as consulting (non-testifying) expert on Covid-19.

 

President of the AOCOPM. Author of a preventive medicine textbook.

Curriculum Vitae

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Legal Medical Examiner                                                                                           November 2018 – Present

Tampa, Florida

Perform medical evaluations and create medical-legal opinions: VA disability, Social Security disability, student loan discharge, long-term disability, pension plans

 

Medical Director Employee Western Florida                                                           May 2021 – Present

Advent Health, Tampa Florida

Provide occupational medicine services, perform independent medical exams (IMEs), and perform leadership activities throughout the organization

 

Occupational & Urgent Care Physician                                                                  May 2020 – April 2021

BayCare, Tampa, Florida

Work with patients & healthcare providers to address occupational and urgent care needs

 

Occupational & Urgent Care Physician                                                                   July 2014 – April 2020

Advent Health, Tampa, Florida

Work with patients & healthcare providers to address occupational and urgent care needs

 

Faculty Instructor (part-time)                                                                                October 2016- June 2018

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton, Florida

Teach preventive medicine, assist in clinical exams and osteopathic manipulation

 

Urgent Care Physician                                                                                                        July 2013 – June 2014

MD Now, West Palm Beach, Florida

Work with patients & healthcare providers to address occupational and urgent care needs

 

Preventive Medicine Resident Physician                                                              June 2012 – June 2014

Florida Dept. of Health at Palm Beach County, West Palm Beach, Florida

 

Family Medicine Intern Physician                                                                             June 2011 – June 2012

North Shore University Hospital at Plainview, New York

EDUCATION

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)                                                                                               June 2011

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine- Bradenton, Florida

 

Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)                                                                                                        August 2007

Health Care Organizations & Management

University of South Florida- Tampa, Florida

 

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Biomedical Sciences                                                                  August 2006

University of South Florida- Tampa, Florida

 

CLINICAL INTERNSHIP:                                                                                                                           1978 - 1979

University of Colorado Medical School

 

Ph.D., Clinical Psychology (Major)                                                                                                                      1981

Bowling Green State University

 

CURRENT LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Board Certified in Occupational Medicine

Board Certified in Preventive Medicine

VOLUNTEER & LEADERSHIP ROLES

American Osteopathic Association Training In Policy Studies                 July 2013 – June 2014

(TIPS) Fellowship

 

Occupational Medicine, Volunteer Lecturer,                                                        August 2018 - Present

University of South Florida

Residency

 

Faculty, Palm Beach County Preventive Medicine                                             April 2017 – Present

Residency

 

American Osteopathic College of Occupational & Preventive Medicine (AOCOPM)                                                                                                                                                                                   June 2015 - Present

Positions held: President, Secretary, Chair of Preventive Medicine

 

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

Schwaid GM. Board Review in Preventive Medicine and Public Health                                   2017

San Diego, CA: Elsevier; 2017

 

Schwaid GM. Board Review in Preventive Medicine & Public Health, 2nd ed.         In Progress

San Diego, CA: Elsevier; In progress

 

Chief Moderator and content contributor for www.abpmquestions.com

 

Multiple presentations to national preventive and occupational medicine organizations