On-Call Schedule

  • Fellows take night and weekend call for one week every fourth week throughout the three-year training period (night call is always taken from home). An attending pediatric nephrologist will always be on back-up call with the fellow
  • Fellows on-call round with the attending physician on the inpatient service during weekends and holidays.
  • Fellows will average three two-day weekends off every four weeks.


  • Fellows are entitled to three weeks of vacation per year that may be taken at any time during research or outpatient rotation months with approval from the program director.