Table 2.

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

CharacteristicnComparison to 2008 ACGME Composite Data (total = programs)
Large Programs (4 or more fellows)32/57 (56%)16/37 (43%)
Small Programs (3 or less fellows)25/57 (44%)21/37 (57%)
Large Faculty (7 or more faculty)a22/57 (39%)12/37 (32%)
Small Faculty (6 or less faculty)35/57 (61%)25/37 (68%)
One year primarily clinical (others primarily research)43/57 (75%)NA
Clinical service divided across all 3 years14/57 (25%)NA
  • NA = Data not available.

  • a “Large Faculty” programs were more likely to have fellowship programs in which the fellow's clinical rotations are done primarily in one year (“One Year Clinical”).