Rehabilitation Medicine

Benefits Academic Year 2017/2018


  • PGY-1 $51,017.85
  • PGY-2 $52,423.39
  • PGY-3 $54,109.85
  • PGY-4 $56,007.20



  • Group Health and Dental Insurance (shared cost)
    (dependent coverage at group rates is available at house staff physician's own expense)
  • Short-Term/Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Group Term Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Worker's Compensation Program
  • Professional Medical Liability Coverage



  • Pgy -1 to Pgy-4 Three weeks of vacation
  • Pgy-1 to Pgy-4 Two weeks of sick time
  • Administrative leave available for appropriate courses or seminars



Annual dues paid by Department to:
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    (PM&R The Journal of Injury, Function and Rehabilitation)
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists
    (American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation)


  • PGY-3: Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting
  • PGY-4: American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Annual Assembly


  • Aids to Examination of the Peripheral Nervous System W.B. Saunders
  • Brain Injury Medicine, 2nd Edition; Principles and Practice Nathan D. Zasler, First Author
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 2nd Edition Daniel Dumitru
  • House Officers Guide to Arthrocentesis and Soft Tissue Injection, Bruce C. Anderson
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Randall L. Braddom, Editor
  • Prosthetic Restoration and Rehabilitation Mary Catherine Spires, Brian Kelly and Alicia Davis.
  • Physical Examination of the Spine and Extremities Stanley Hoppenfeld
  • Spinal Cord Medicine Vernon W. Lin, MD, Ph.D., Editor in Chief
  • Handbook of Emergency Cardiac Care for Healthcare Providers American Heart Association
  • Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal Injury Patients (Internet based)
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review
  • Sara J. Cuccurullo, M.D., Editor
  • Manual of Nerve Conduction Study and Surface Anatomy for Needle Electromyography, 4th Edition Joel DeLisa
  • Anatomic Localization for Needle EMG Steve R. Geiringer
  • The Atlas of Image-Guided Intervention in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Clinic

Books are subject to change


  • Free parking at all Medical Center facilities
  • Lab coats/Laundered and Monogrammed
  • In-house, on-call meals
  • AANEM Self-Assessment Examination (PGY-4)
  • AAPMR Self-Assessment Examination
  • Access to Departmental computers
  • BCLS/ACLS recertification