Introduction to the Endocrine System
Introduction to the Endocrine System

Introduction to the Endocrine System

by Carlo Raj, MD

Dr. Carlo Raj will provide you with a well-structured overview and introduce you to the most important topics of the endocrine system, such as:

  • Pituitary hormones
  • Cell surface receptors
  • Steroid hormone receptors
  • Hormone binding proteins

In addition to Dr. Raj’ online video lectures, the presentation slides and related articles, included in the learning material, will provide you with the basis for a profound understanding and the possibility to review what you’ve learned.

The quiz questions will furthermore help you to assess your learning progress in order to get the best USMLE preparation.

Course Details

  • Videos 4
  • Duration 0:42 h
  • Quiz questions 19
  • Topic reviews 4


Your Educators of course Introduction to the Endocrine System

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

You probably know MD Edward Goljan and his Rapid Review Pathology Series. But do you know the "new" Goljan? His name is Carlo Raj and he is currently following his mentor's footsteps by presenting you pathology as you have never experienced before.

Carlo Raj has earned his MD at the Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and continued his medical career as professor of Pathophysiology at the University of Pikeville, Kentucky, and as an international lecturer and author—both assisting MD Edward Goljan and later on his own. Today he is also CEO of Indus Intellect, whose goal it is to spread medical knowledge across the globe.

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I enjoyed the endocrine section
By Thomas A. on 15. April 2017 for Introduction to the Endocrine System

I like it because it highlighted the basic concepts and the tutor made it interactive by asking questions in between the lectures allowing thinking process. The tutor also simplified it. I enjoyed it.

Simple is better
By LAVON E. on 31. January 2017 for Cell Surface Receptors

Simple is better! Straight to the key-points and very well discussed!

Wide, Easy and Complete.
By Leonardo P. on 29. January 2017 for Introduction to the Endocrine System

The lectures provide a wide vision of the endocrine system, Dr. Raj make it easier and absolutely complete with clinical correlations.

Very engaging
By Paula D. on 16. December 2016 for Introduction to the Endocrine System

Great lecturer. I like how he stops and quizzes the listener in such a matter of fact way. Very engaging and you get mad at yourself when you don't know :).