The resident benefits package is competitive with other physical medicine and rehabilitation programs in the geographic region. 2016-2017 salary levels are determined by the UAB Graduate Medical Education Office and are competitive with other programs.


PGY-2
(Salary $52,874) 

  • American Academy of PM&R membership
$70.00
  • Self Assessment examination
120.00
  • PM&R Textbook
350.00
  • Books/DEA/license fees
1175.00
  • Educational leave - not to exceed 3 days (at resident's expense)
 


 PGY-3 (Salary $54,607)

  •  American Academy of PM&R membership
$70.00
  • Self-Assessment Examination
120.00
  • EMG Self-Assessment Exam
90.00
  • Educational Allowance
Up to 1500.00
  • Annual state licensure / Controlled Substance fee
450.00
  • Educational leave - not to exceed 3 days
 


PGY-4 (Salary $56,870)

  •  American Academy of PM&R membership
$70.00
  • Self-Assessment Examination
120.00
  • EMG Self-Assessment Exam
90.00
  • Educational Allowance
Up to 1500.00
  • Annual state licensure / Controlled Substance fee
450.00
  • Educational leave - not to exceed 10 days
 

Additional benefits include:

  • Three weeks annual vacation
  • Insurance
    • Health at a nominal fee
    • Life insurance
    • Long-term disability
    • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Expenses affiliated with trips to make scientific presentations
  • Three nights use of moonlighter service per year
  • Beeper
  • Two white coats at orientation and lab coat cleanings
  • Necessary office supplies with reasonable use of copiers