The Division of Nephrology offers several training pathways designed to prepare postdoctoral fellows for careers in clinical or academic nephrology:
- Clinical Training
Pathway: 2 years of training at the UVA Medical Center and
affiliated centers in Fishersville and Lynchburg, Virginia. This
pathway is intended for those seeking an intensive clinical experience
in preparation for a career practicing clinical nephrology. Our
clinical training is designed to produce highly accomplished clinical
leaders in nephrology.
- : 3
or more years of training, including one year full-time clinical
training and two or more years clinical or laboratory research.
- Research Training
Pathway: Designed for individuals with advanced degrees (MD, PhD,
MD/PhD) who are interested in pursuing only research training.
- ABIM Research Track for IM Residency Applicants: may be desirable for applicants to the Medicine Residency who (a) have substantial research experience as evidenced, for example, by a PhD or Master’s degree, research publications, etc.; and (b) aspire to a career as a Physician-Scientist.