Support and Other Perks

Residents receive numerous resources to support their training, including:

  • An iPad
  • An American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Membership, which includes access to Pediatrics, Pediatrics in Review, and NeoReviews
  • Fees for a Florida Medical Doctor In-Training License
  • Books to keep (estimated value $500)
    • Harriet Lane Handbook
    • Nelson’s Textbook of Pediatrics
    • Bright Futures Spiral Pocket Guide
    • Zitelli and Davis’ Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis
    • Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy
  • Educational allowance ($1700)
    • May be used for books, journal subscriptions, and / or travel and registration expenses for conferences
  • USMLE Step 3 or COMLEX Level 3:  If the resident signs up to take USMLE Step 3 or COMLEX Level 3 before January of their PGY-1 year, we will provide a portion of the application fee for the exam.
  • Embroidered scrubs and an embroidered fleece jacket or shell
  • Free parking next to the hospital
  • Access to the Physician’s Lounge for free meals and snacks
  • Meal stipend
  • Access to electronic library resources
    • Pubmed
    • UpToDate
    • ClinicalKey
    • Ovid
    • CINAHL Complete
    • MicroMedex
    • Easy navigation and online access to preferred subspecialty texts
    • On-campus library
    • Residents also have access to the University of Florida College of Medicine library

Residents are also eligible for discounts on housing and other perks in the Orlando area.

  • Gym membership discounts:
    • YouFit Health Clubs
    • Orange Theory Fitness
  • Smartphone plan discounts:
    • AT&T
    • T-mobile
    • Verizon
  • Local sports tickets discounts:
    • Orlando City Soccer
    • Orlando Magic
    • Orlando Solar Bears
    • Daytona International Speedway
    • Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  • Rent discounts:
    • The Lofts at Sodo
    • 420 East Apartments
    • 55 West Apartments