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Well-being and social events

We love our residents and value their well-being! Our program has robust well-being initiatives and social/family support.

Well-being initiatives

  • Allowed time for medical and dental appointments
  • Wellness days
  • Academic time
  • Interview days for fellowship
  • Administrative time for chief residents
  • Relocation days for graduates
  • Weekly schedule for continuity clinic with no service responsibilities
  • Work decompression with late shift resident and limitation of night float to one week
  • Recovery time for night float and late shift
  • Parental, medical and/or caregiver leave
  • Training sessions for efficiency using the electronic medical record
  • Institutional wellness resources

Program-sponsored social events

  • Annual weekend retreat for residents and their families
  • Welcome party for new residents
  • Halloween party with best costume contest
  • Holiday party with white elephant gift exchange
  • Graduation ceremony to honor our graduates and present resident and faculty awards
  • Barbeques, laser tag outings, game nights, escape room, rock climbing, paintball and more