• CME funds, see "Salaries"
  • Up-to-Date and Dynamed subscriptions
  • Remote access
  • All residents receive an iPad mini at the start of residency for use in patient care and teaching activities
  • Health Insurance- your choice of 3 plans, Select, Premier, or a health plan with Kaiser. Click here for more details. 
  • Dental Insurance- through Delta Dental or Pacific Union Dental. Click here for more details.
  • Vision Insurance through VSP
  • Optional American Fidelity Dependent Day Care and FSA accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • State Disability Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and California Family Rights Act (CFRA)
  • Pregnancy & Paternity Leave
  • Medical Malpractice Liability Insurance (including tail coverage)
  • ALSO course
  • Call Rooms
  • Meal Card
  • Two white coats
  • AAFP dues paid by our program
  • Paid DEA certification to use at our facility
  • Optional Obstetrics Track

Vacation and CME Time

  • PGY-1: 2 weeks (plus a 5 day gap between PGY-1 and PGY-2, not applicable to off-cycle residents)
  • PGY-2: 3 weeks (plus up to 5 days of CME time approved on a case-by-case basis)
  • PGY-3: 3 weeks (plus up to 5 days of CME time for a board review course at UCSF)
  • Residents who are not scheduled for call or other duties may have on average three additional holidays off each year

Resident Well-Being

  • Two residency retreats a year
  • Monthly Balint group sessions
  • Professional and developmental monthly sessions with our psychologist
  • Frequent group activities (see our photos and news)
  • Dedicated time each month as a class (for example, PGY-I class only) to talk to the chiefs during closed door meetings
  • Employee Assistance Program (confidential counseling, psychological and other support services)
  • Longitudinal mentorship and guidance provided by our attending physicians in private meetings throughout the year
  • Gym located on campus


  • CME Funds: PGY-1: $800 per year; PGY-2 & PGY-3: $1000 per year
  • PGY-1: $48,318.40 per year ($1,858.40 bi-weekly)
  • PGY-2: $54,579.20 per year ($2,099.20 bi-weekly)
  • PGY-3: $61,672.00 per year ($2,372.20 bi-weekly)
  • Chief-Residents: $66,352.00 per year