Akron Children's ACGME-accredited pediatric emergency medicine fellowship program offers:
(Effective July 1, 2012)
All house officers are granted 3 weeks of vacation or 15 customary working days.
Fellows are entitled to 5 days of conference time each year for medical conventions and courses outside the hospital.
Fellows are provided $1,500 annually for use toward medical-related journals, books, conferences and license renewals.
Akron Children's Hospital Department of Pediatrics encourages and supports investigator-initiated research by subspecialty fellows. The department supports research-related travel when the fellow is in good academic and professional standing, and when prior written approval of the program director is documented. All hospital travel-related policies must be followed.
Although the policy relates to presentation at a national forum, requests for support for presentation at a regional forum are considered on a case-by-case basis.
Fellows and their dependents are eligible for Akron Children’s health, dental and vision insurance program. Costs are shared between the fellow and the hospital.
Short- and long-term disability benefits are provided as well as Group Term Life Insurance. Dependent life insurance is available.
Short- and long-term disability benefits are provided by the hospital.
Professional liability insurance is provided for each fellow by the hospital.
Each fellow is provided with a key access card for convenient parking at no charge.
One embroidered lab coat is provided by the hospital.
Fellows are given $120 every 2 weeks for use in the hospital cafeteria.
Akron Children's provides reimbursement for initial relocation expenses, up to $1,000, subject to current tax laws.
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