Peter H. Berman, MD

Areas of Expertise: Clinical child neurology, Pediatric epilepsy
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - New York University College of Medicine, NY

    Internship

    Pediatrics - Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY

    Residency

    Pediatrics - University of Minnesota Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
    Pediatrics - Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Neurology - National Institute of Neurological Disease and Blindness, Bethesda, MD
    Neurology - Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston, MA
    Neuropathology - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    Board Certification

    Pediatrics
    Child Neurology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Senior Neurologist

    Emeritus Professor of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2005

    Poduri A, Shellhaas RA, Dlugos DJ, Berman PH, Tennekoon GI. Neurology.  In: Frank G, Shah SS, Catallozzi M, Zaoutis LB, editors.  Inpatient pediatrics. Malden (MA): Blackwell Publishing; 2005. p. 259-86.

    1994

    Berman PH. Electrolytes and the immature brain. In: Swaiman KF, editor. Pediatric principles and practice. 2nd ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 1994. p. 743-48.

    Berman PH. Vitamins. In:Swaiman KF, editor. Pediatric neurology: principles and practice. 2nd ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 1994.  p. 721-42.

    Packer RJ, Berman PH. Neurologic emergencies.  In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 3rd ed. Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins; 1994.  p. 573-95. 

    Packer RJ, Berman PH. Coma. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 3rd ed. Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins; 1994.  p. 122-34.

    Packer RJ, Berman PH. Ataxia. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 3rd ed. Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins; 1994. p. 112-15. 

    1989

    Berman PH.  Electrolytic abnormalities and immature brain function. In: Swaiman KF, editor. Pediatric neurology: principles and practice. St. Louis: C.V. Mosby, Co.; 1989. p. 573-601.

    Berman PH. Vitamins. In: Swaiman KF, editor. Pediatric neurology: principles and practice. St. Louis: C.V. Mosby, Co.; 1989. p. 567-72.

    1988

    Legido A,  Clancy RR, Berman PH. Recent advances in the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of neonatal seizures. Pediatric neurology. 1988. p.  79-86.

    Berman PH, Packer RJ. Ataxia. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 2nd ed. Baltimore: William & Wilkins: 1988. p. 88-92.

    Berman PH, Packer RJ. Coma. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 2nd ed. Baltimore: William & Wilkins: 1988. p. 104-17.

    Berman PH, Packer RJ. Dizziness/vertigo. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 2nd ed. Baltimore: William & Wilkins: 1988. p. 146-49.

    Berman PH, Packer RJ. Neurologic emergencies. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 2nd ed. Baltimore: William & Wilkins: 1988. p. 391-414.

    1983

    Berman PH, Packer RJ. Ataxia. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine  Baltimore: William & Wilkins; 1983. p. 71-75.

    Packer RJ, Berman PH. Coma. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine Baltimore: William & Wilkins; 1983. p. 87-101.

    Packer RJ, Berman PH. Dizziness/vertigo. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine Baltimore: William & Wilkins; 1983. p. 131-35.

    Packer RJ Berman PH. Neurologic emergencies. In: Fleisher G, Ludwig S, editors. Textbook of pediatric emergency medicine. 2nd ed. Baltimore: William & Wilkins: 1983. p. 131-35.

    1982

    Berman PH. Genetics of neurologic disease in children. In: Swaiman KF, Wright FS, editors. The Practice of Pediatric neurology. 2nd ed.  St. Louis: C.V. Mosbly Co.; 1982.  p 329-43.

    1978

    Mitchell MH, Berman PH. Seizures and other paroxysmal disorders. In: Kaye R, Oski F, Barness L, editors. A core textbook of pediatrics. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co.; 1978.  p. 497-528. 

    1975

    Berman PH. Genetics of neurologic disease in children.  In: Swaiman KF, Wright FS, editors. Practice of pediatric neurology. St. Louis: C.V. Mosby Co.; 1975.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    Reviewer

    1979-present, Pediatrics
    1980-present, Neurology
    1984-present, Annals of Neurology
    1985-present, Pediatric Neurology