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Bernhard L. Wiedermann, MD

The Center for Hospital-based Specialties

Infectious Disease

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics/Infectious Disease
American Board of Pediatrics
National Provider Identifier1518911791

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Bernhard Wiedermann, MD, MA, is a specialist in pediatric infectious diseases. His research and clinical interests include pediatric infections, unexplained fever, medical education and educational technology, and evidence-based medicine.

Dr Wiedermann is author of an education blog for the American Academy of Pediatrics called "Evidence EMended." ( He also manages Children's National Pediatric Grand Rounds, the annual Pediatric Board Review Course, and other education initiatives at Children's National.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Rice University Houston, TXBachelor of Arts Biochemistry 1971 -1975
Medical School Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TXDoctor of Medicine 1975 -1978
Graduate Education George Washington University Washington, DCMaster of Arts Educational Technology Leadership 2006 -2008
National & International Recognitions
Top DoctorsNorthern Virginia Magazine2013
Super DoctorsWashington Post Magazine2011

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberGeorge Washington University School of MedicineCurriculum Management Task Force2008 - 2009
MemberUnited States Food and Drug AdministrationAnti-Infective Drugs Advisory Committee2006 - 2008
ChairGeorge Washington University School of MedicineLiaison Committee on Medical Education Faculty Sel2007 - 2008
Journal Article, Wiedermann, B.L. (2008), Weighing the Evidence: How Do You Put a Cost on Life?, American Academy of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, 20, 39-39.

Journal Article, Fahrenkopf, A.M., Sectish, T.C., Barger, L.K., Sharek, P.J,. Lewin, D., Chiang, V.W., Edwards, S. (2008), Rates of Medication Errors Among Depressed and Burned Out House Officers, British Medical Journal, 336, 488-491.

Journal Article, Wiedermann, B.L. (2007), Weighing the Evidence: How Confident are You with Confidence Intervals?, American Academy of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, 17, 39-40.

Journal Article, Wiedermann, B.L. (2007), Weighing the Evidence: A Practical Use of Likelihood Ratios, American Academy of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, 17, 9-9.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Bernhard Wiedermann, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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