Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)
Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

by Brian Alverson, MD

This course covers deliveries and newborn resuscitation. It has been designed for use by medical students, residents and physicians who are preparing for the USMLE Step 2 or Step 3 exam, studying for their clerkship Shelf Exam, or wishing to review the essential components of pediatrics.

You will learn about the newborn exam, and anticipatory guidance for new parents. You will also master common neonatal problems and diseases and:

  • Learn how to manage newborns, from delivery to advising parents as they leave the hospital
  • Master complications of a negative intrauterine environment, from TORCH infections to maternal diabetes
  • Learn about the management of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years. He has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools. He is co-author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles. Dr. Alverson has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams and has significant test-writing experience.

Course Details

  • Videos 21
  • Duration 1:54 h
  • Quiz questions 54
  • Concept Pages 18


Your Educators of course Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

 Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD

Dr. Brian Alverson is a Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Medical Science at Brown University, as well as the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital, Rhode Island, USA.
He obtained his MD at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1999 and is currently also the Director of Undergraduate Pediatric Education at the Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University.
Due to his achievements in pediatric education, he has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Alverson teaches courses on Pediatrics.

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The materials are as a good as a starter and desserts for my preparation.
By Eneyew S. on 28. August 2021 for Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

They are great and to the point, I like to watch these videos whenever I start to study a particular topic and they are also great summary tools. Thanks.

Best pediatric course
By Lucero M. on 11. August 2021 for Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

It’s an amazing course. It helped me a lot to focus on the most important concepts of my university lectures. Also, this doctor makes pediatrics enjoyable an easy to understand. I absolutely loved it !

Great material
By Esmeralda G. on 29. June 2021 for Tracheoesophageal Fistula (TEF)

Awesome lecture! I'm grasping better the concepts by first watching these vids and then reading my books. Thanks

By Gustavo S. on 22. February 2021 for Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

¡Me gusto muchísimo! Vienen varios temas elementales, solo recomendaría agregar más temas para complementar la sección de neonatología. El doctor explica de manera muy clara los temas.