The resident benefits package is competitive with other physical medicine and rehabilitation programs in the geographic region. 2017-2018 salary levels are determined by the UAB Graduate Medical Education Office and are competitive with other programs.

PGY-2 (Salary $53,231) 

  • American Academy of PM&R membership
$75.00
  • Self Assessment examination
140.00
  • PM&R Textbook
375.00
  • Books/DEA/license fees
1175.00
  • Educational leave - not to exceed 3 days (at resident's expense)

 PGY-3 (Salary $54,893)

  •  American Academy of PM&R membership
$75.00
  • Self-Assessment Examination
100.00
  • Educational Meetings/Books
Up to 1500.00
  • Annual state licensure / Controlled Substance fee
450.00
  • Educational leave - not to exceed 3 days
 

PGY-4 (Salary $57,379)

  •  American Academy of PM&R membership
$75.00
  • Self-Assessment Examination
100.00
  • Educational Meeting/Books
Up to 1500.00
  • Annual state licensure / Controlled Substance fee
450.00
  • Educational leave - not to exceed 10 days

Miscellaneous Benefits Provided by the Department

  • Reasonable use of departmental copiers
  • Cleaning of white coats
  • Two nights use of moonlighter service per year
  • Expenses affiliated with trips to make scientific presentations
  • Beeper
  • Supplies as needed (i.e., calendars, batteries, etc.)
  • Q Bank Service - $3,156.00
Benefits Provided by UAB
  • Vacation – Three weeks
  • Insurance – Health insurance at a nominal fee, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and long-term disability insurance
  • Professional Liability insurance
  • Uniforms – three white coats at orientation
  • Salary