Meryl Perlman

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  • BA, Cum Laude, Harvard College & Agassiz merit awards, Harvard College1996
  • MD, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine2001


  • Resident, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children2001 - 2004
  • Chief Resident, Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children2004 - 2005
  • Clinical Fellow, Medical Ethics, University of Chicago2015 - 2016
  • Clinical Research Fellow, Pediatric Gastroeneterology, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children2017 - 2020

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2005 - PresAmerican Academy of Pediatrics, Board Certified Pediatrician
  • 2017 - PresMA, Licensed Physician
  • 2022 - PresBoard Certified, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Honors and Awards

  • Distinction in Teaching, Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning, Harvard College1997
  • Distinguished Teaching Award, Community General Pediatrics, Lurie children's Hospital, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine2015

Recent Publications view all (7)

  1. Missed Opportunities in the Preparticipation Physical Examination for High School Athletes. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2019;58(5):547-554. PMID:30788982 
  2. Public Attitudes and Knowledge About Youth Sports Participation and Concussion Risk in an Urban Area. J Natl Med Assoc. 2018;110(6):635-643. PMCID:PMC6226021  PMID:30376961 
  3. Do Not Always Reach for the Scope When You See Red. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018;67(3):e64. PMID:29901553 
  4. Attitudes and Counseling Practices of Pediatricians Regarding Youth Sports Participation and Concussion Risks. J Pediatr. 2017;184:19-25. PMID:28238481 
  5. Viral Hepatitis in Children: A Through E. Pediatr Ann. 2016;45(12):e420-e426. PMID:27975110 
  6. Long-term venous complications after full-size and segmental pediatric liver transplantation. Ann Surg. 2002;236(5):658-66. PMCID:PMC1422625  PMID:12409673 
  7. Thrombocytopenia in children with severe iron deficiency. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2002;24(5):380-4. PMID:12142787 
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