TABLE 1-1NRSA Trainees and Fellows, by Broad Field, 1975–2008

FY1975198019851990199520002005200620072008
Basic Biomedical Sciences
 Predoctoral Trainees (T32)1,0094,1844,0264,7015,0954,6284,8454,5164,9375,390
 Predoctoral Fellowship (F30, F31)2721801234114008629621,0741,154
 Postdoctoral Trainees (T32)4742,2002,1282,2322,1912,3102,5982,4632,3862,475
 Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32)1,1061,9821,5831,4831,6791,5981,3651,3741,2911,284
  Total2,6168,3877,8178,5399,3768,9369,6709,3159,68810,303
Behavioral and Social Sciences
 Predoctoral Trainees (T32)208655501619505451506522421416
 Predoctoral Fellowship (F30, F31)125744158101207214183154147
 Postdoctoral Trainees (T32)32368392398411465460401350301
 Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32)1461318678112114104775050
  Total5111,2281,0201,1531,1291,2371,2841,183975914
Clinical Sciences (Excluding Health Services)
 Predoctoral Trainees (T32)65284379385830558633602711807
 Predoctoral Fellowship (F30, F31)328153108123190209222228
 Postdoctoral Trainees (T32)3461,4081,7141,2871,5531,4671,8931,9301,8721,968
 Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32 )211250180997593140131137143
  Total6251,9442,2811,9242,5662,2412,8562,8722,9423,146
Health Services Research Predoctoral
 NIH Predoctoral Trainees0310116020272828
 NIH Predoctoral Fellows00114814788
 AHRQ Predoctoral Trainees0082219371677671
 AHRQ Predoctoral Fellows0000001212
  Total0319342911106103113107
Health Services Research Postdoctoral
 NIH Postdoctoral Trainees0353116031392940
 NIH Postdoctoral Fellows0012114335
 AHRQ Postdoctoral Trainees00551340353740
 AHRQ Postdoctoral Fellows0003002232
  Total03114118477797285
Total All Fields3,75211,56511,14811,69113,11812,42913,99313,55213,79014,555

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Cover of Research Training in the Biomedical, Behavioral, and Clinical Research Sciences
Research Training in the Biomedical, Behavioral, and Clinical Research Sciences.
National Research Council (US) Committee to Study the National Needs for Biomedical, Behavioral, and Clinical Research Personnel.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences.

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