TABLE 4

Proportion of Those Who Intended Their First Job to Be As a Hospitalist and Planned to Conduct Research (Basic, Clinical, or Health Services Research) During Their Career (n = 374)

Overall, % (n)AMG, % (n)IMG, % (n)PFemale, % (n)Male, % (n)P
(n = 374)(n = 315)(n = 59)(n = 299)(n = 75)
Yes, research is/will be a major part of career10 (38)8 (26)20 (12).037 (23)20 (15).0008
Yes, research is/will be a minor part of career45 (170)46 (145)42 (25)44 (131)52 (39)
No24 (88)24 (74)24 (14)25 (74)19 (14)
Unsure21 (78)22 (70)14 (8)24 (71)9 (7)
  • AMG, American medical school graduate; IMG, international medical school graduate.