Monday, September 14, 2009

Half of neuropathology fellowship positions go unfilled


An article entitled Fellowship Trends of Pathology Residents appears in the current issue of Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine by Drs. Nikolaj Lagwinski and Jennifer L. Hunt. The following national data for 2006-2007 from the ACGME is provided in Table 5 of the article:

Number of Neuropathology Fellowship Programs: 35
Number of approved positions: 75
Number of positions filled: 39
Calculated fill rate (%): 52

1 comment:

Pathology Software said...

Its shocking to realise the extent of this problem.