Since 1997, a random sample of third-year pediatric residents is surveyed as they complete their residency training each year. A new topic, such as training in childhood obesity, is explored each year in addition to collecting core trend data that is now available for over 20 years.
The core survey asks residents about:
There have been a number of themes examined on the survey over the years including:
Training and preparedness to prevent and manage childhood obesity
Training and preparedness to utilize medical home principles
Interest in part-time work
Preparation in ACGME-required procedures
The AAP is most grateful to residents who generously give of their time to complete the Graduating Resident Survey.
For more information about the Graduating Residents Survey, please contact Mary Pat Frintner:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 630/626-6664.