Fellows are allowed one month elective during the first academic year and two months during the second academic year.  These must be approved three months in advance by the program director after submission of goals & objectives based on the ACGME six competencies.  Request must also include the signature(s) of the mentor(s). Potential electives include:

 A) Therapeutic Apheresis
 B) Pediatric Nephrology
 C) Urology
 D) Histocompatibility Lab rotation
 E) Nutrition (including TPN)
 F) Histopathology
 G) Bone Metabolism lab rotation
 H) Imaging (renal)

Other electives may be proposed by a fellow but must be accepted by program director and meet ACGME requirements.