The University allows residents at least five days of educational leave per year for attending appropriate scientific meetings. PGY 1 residents also receive an additional two days of leave to account for taking their USMLE Step 3 exam.
Medical insurance is provided free for all residents. Coverage for spouse and dependents is available for an additional cost to the resident via payroll deduction. Dental and Vision insurance is available for a small premium. Life and disability insurance are provided at no charge to residents.
A parental leave policy allows a new parent time off to be with his or her infant. This time represents vacation and sick leave. Affordable daycare is available for infants through pre-kindergarten at "Kidopolis," located at Tulane University Medical Center's downtown site.
Free parking is provided.
PGY 1 - $51,770
PGY 2 - $53,506
PGY 3 - $55,336
PGY 4 - $57,470
PGY 5 - $59,901
First year residents receive 15 days of paid vacation. Residents beyond the PGY 1 level are given 20 days. Vacation is taken with departmental approval.