Peter M. Fitzpatrick, M.D., and Ahmed D. Abdalrhim, MBBS

Faculty member Peter M. Fitzpatrick, M.D., with nephrology fellow Ahmed D. Abdalrhim, MBBS

Program description

The two-year Nephrology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, provides exceptional nephrology training in all aspects of clinical nephrology practice, research and education. Your training can be customized to meet your individual career goals. You work closely with highly experienced and knowledgeable clinical and research faculty.

Mayo Clinic's favorable faculty ratio, large patient population, and state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic and research facilities combine to create a truly integrated educational experience. The Mayo Clinic approach to graduate medical education ensures that you have the finest teaching and the broadest patient care experience possible during a busy, hands-on fellowship.


The fellowship fulfills the requirements for nephrology subspecialty training as defined by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.


After successfully completing the program, you are eligible to take the nephrology certification exam offered by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Program history

The Nephrology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida enrolled its first fellows in 2012. We anticipate that two trainees will complete this program annually.


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