Bernhard Wiedermann, MD Infectious Disease Specialist


  • Main Hospital Washington, District of Columbia 20010 1-888-884-BEAR (2327)

Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Infectious Disease


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 evidence-based medicine blog for the American Academy of Pediatrics called "Evidence Mended." He also authors questions for the American Academy of Pediatrics publication PREP-ID, serves on the data monitoring committee for research conducted via the National Institutes of Health Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act, and directs the pediatric infectious diseases fellowship program at Children’s National.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MA, Educational Technology Leadership, 2008
    George Washington University
  • MD, 1978
    Baylor College of Medicine
  • BA, Biochemistry, 1975
    Rice University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Bernhard Wiedermann, MD

Patient story

Emily's Story

"The social worker was great. She held a class for Emily and the other needle phobic kids on the floor. This class allowed the kids to place IV's in stuffed dolls and have some control over the care of someone else, even if it was just a doll."

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