Nephrology Workforce in India - A Fellow’s Perspective
Sandeep G Huilgol*
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2015
Issue: Suppl 2: M3
First Page: 64
Last Page: 65
Publisher Id: TOUNJ-8-64
Article History:Received Date: 22/1/2015
Revision Received Date: 29/4/2015
Acceptance Date: 29/4/2015
Electronic publication date: 26/6/2015
Collection year: 2015
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The interest in nephrology career has been declined in the west as per the recent data available from national residency match program; in contrast Nephrology continues to attract applicants in India. This short paper describes the features of Nephrology that continue to make it an attractive specialty for physician-trainees in India, and how some of these features can be exported to the United States.