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Table C8. Full-Time Faculty-Appointment Status at U.S. Medical Schools for Residents Who Completed Residencies, by Specialty and Rank

Residents Who Completed Training, 2007-2016


The table below displays the number and percentage of individuals who completed residency training from 2007 through 2016, who are not currently active in any GME program, and who have a full-time faculty appointment at a U.S. MD-granting medical school, by ACGME-accredited specialty and subspecialty and by faculty-appointment rank. Data include graduates of MD-granting and DO-granting U.S. and Canadian medical schools as well as graduates of international medical schools. For example, 191 of the 1,304 individuals (14.7%) who last completed residency training from 2007 through 2016 in allergy and immunology currently hold an assistant professor full-time faculty appointment at a U.S. MD-granting medical school. Part-time faculty appointments are not included. Counts and percentages shown for specialties do not include counts and percentages for the related subspecialties. Please contact residentreport@aamc.org with any comments or questions.


Selected Finding: Of those individuals who completed residency training from 2007 through 2016 and who currently hold a full-time faculty appointment at a U.S. MD-granting medical school, 77.1% (13.4% of the entire cohort) hold appointments at the assistant professor level.

ACGME-Accredited Specialties and Subspecialties Completed Professor Associate Professor Assistant Professor Instructor Other Rank No Current Faculty Appointment Total
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Note: Specialties with no reported residents were excluded.

Source: GME Track® as of September 1, 2017, and Faculty Roster as of September 30, 2017, snapshot.


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