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
  • Articles 118


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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Great videos.
By aibi y. on 15. August 2017 for Pediatric Dermatology

i really enjoyed watching all the videos. Very educational and well explained.

Well organised
By jiawei X. on 07. August 2017 for Pediatric Cardiology

Concise, easy to understand, well prepared slides. Good pace on the lectures and easy to follow

By Ugochukwu A. on 03. August 2017 for Pediatric Rheumatology and Orthopedics

Thank you Dr. Alversion. I really appreciate your lectures. They were very precise.

By Ugochukwu A. on 28. July 2017 for Pediatric Cardiology

I really appreciate the course. It's short and precise. I highly recommend it to medical students

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