TABLE 3-3Distribution of Loan Repayment Program Applicants by Sex, FY 2003

Sex Number of Applications Number Funded Success Rate (%)
Clinical Research LRP
      Unknown 33 18 55
      Female 519 347 67
      Male 541 362 67
Clinical Research LRP for Individuals from Disadvantaged Backgrounds
      Unknown 3 2 67
      Female 26 21 81
      Male 13 10 77
Health Disparities LRP
      Unknown 2 2 100
      Female 112 79 71
      Male 68 40 59
Pediatric Research LRP
      Unknown 15 5 33
      Female 246 148 60
      Male 219 146 67

SOURCE: David Conboy, associate director for policy and liaison activities, Office of Loan Repayment, National Institutes of Health.

From: 3, The Status of Women and Underrepresented Minorities and Programs of Support

Cover of Opportunities to Address Clinical Research Workforce Diversity Needs for 2010
Opportunities to Address Clinical Research Workforce Diversity Needs for 2010.
National Research Council (US) and Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Opportunities to Address Clinical Research Workforce Diversity Needs for 2010; Hahm J, Ommaya A, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2006.
Copyright © 2006, National Academy of Sciences.

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