Table 1.

Pediatric nephrology fellow demographics (total = 57/103 [55%])

CharacteristicnComparison to 2008 ACGME Composite Data (total = 103 fellows)a
1st year15/57 (26%)15/53 (28%)
2nd year24/57 (42%)24/29 (83%)
3rd year or greater18/57 (32%)18/21 (86%)
Maleb20/53 (38%)20/35 (57%)
Femaleb33/53 (62%)33/68 (49%)
Under 30 years oldb12/51 (24%)NA
31 to 35 years oldb30/51 (59%)NA
Over 36 years oldb9/51 (18%)NA
American Medical Graduateb18/37 (49%)18/52 (35%)
International Medical Graduateb19/37 (51%)19/51 (37%)
  • NA = Data not available.

  • a In 2008, there were 53 first-year fellows, 29 second-year fellows, and 21 third-year fellows; 35 male fellows and 68 female fellows; and 52 American and 51 International Medical Graduates (total = 103 fellows).

  • b Some respondents abstained from providing certain personal demographics.