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 31:12 h
  • Quiz questions 1237
  • Articles 227


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 Glen K. on 19. March 2018 for Trisomy 21: Prenatal Screening

Thank you for your inspiring lecture. Love is the most valuable lesson we can learn from our patients and our teachers.

Very easy to follow
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To Gain A Better understanding of Pediatric Pulmonology. Very easy to understand.

By Mai A. on 24. February 2018 for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) in Children

Excellent means of simplifying a complex topic especially the numerous symptoms

I think it should be extended clinically
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I chose this because it is brief but not that much explained deeply.

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