by Brian Alverson, MD

Whether you choose to work with children or not, pediatrics is on Step 2. You have to understand how to establish a diagnosis, the mechanisms of diseases, how to apply principles of management and how to promote preventive medicine and health maintenance in this population.

The associate professor of Pediatrics and chair of the Section on Hospital Medicine for the American Academy of Pediatrics, Brian Alverson, has been awarded for teaching at Brown University multiple times.

He will make sure that you have no questions left and are well prepared for solving clinical vignettes on the USMLE Step 2 and your NBME Shelf exam.

This course will be completed soon.

Course Details

  • Videos 314
  • Duration 31:11 h
  • Quiz questions 439
  • Topic reviews 42


Your Educators of course Pediatrics

 Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD

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 an 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 test writing experience as well.

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By ISMAEIL K. on 23. May 2017 for Pediatric Hematology

very simple lectures, not clarifying the important details.. although well organised

More time please
By Ibrahim A. on 15. May 2017 for Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Good teacher But as I said he need to extend his lectures and give the topics an appropriate time Not only 5 minutes

More time
By Ibrahim A. on 15. May 2017 for Pediatric Pulmonology

Good teacher But I hope he will give the topic more time ( give him time please) Some topics need more than 5 minutes Please

By lana j. on 08. May 2017 for Diagnosis if a Baby is Blue and Hyperoxia Test

veryyyyyyy informative thanks lots!! it was very intersting i learnt so much

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