Table 2.

Distribution (%) of ASPO survey respondents according to mentoring status and other selected characteristics

The mentors (N = 145)
The mentored (N = 121)
N%N%
Gender
    Female82579175
    Male63433025
Degree
    M.S./M.A./M.P.H.1154
    M.D./D.O.92636755
    Ph.D./Dr.P.H./Sc.D.52364941
Rank
    In training644134
    Assistant*35244336
    Associate*42292621
    Full*533743
    Other9676
Age (years)
    <30431512
    30-3928195646
    40-4966464033
    50-59322287
  ≥60151022
  • NOTE: Out of the total 233 respondents, 33 reported both being a mentor and being mentored by someone else.

  • * Includes professors, scientists, and researchers.

  • Includes masters-level trained respondents and instructors (i.e., not in training).