Pediatric Emergency Medicine Podcast

PEM Podcast A Pediatric Emergency Medicine Podcast to educate, enlighten and inform.

Join host Robert A. Belfer, MD, a Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as he chats with local, regional, national and international leaders in the fields of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Surgery, Radiology, Intensive Care, Infectious Disease and others who will offer insights into the latest clinical updates and innovations in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

You can download these episodes and subscribe to the series on Apple Podcasts.

This podcast is for general informational and educational purposes only and is not to be considered as medical advice for any patient. Clinicians must rely on their own informed clinical judgment in making recommendations to their patients. Use of this site is subject to the Terms of Use.

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Continuing Medical Education Statement

Physicians who view the podcast from the beginning to the end may self-report .25 AMA PRA Category 2 credit for each podcast in which they participate.

Podcast Team

Host: Robert A. Belfer, MD
Education Director: Jill Posner, MD 
Senior Medical Advisor: Steve Ludwig, MD
Senior Medical Advisor: Fred Henretig, MD 
Producers: Katherine Bach, Megan Chamberlain, Sam Grinberg, Jeremy Jones, Jingxin Li, Sarah Perelman
Editor: Clair, Nodderly.com


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