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Benefits at a glance 

  • July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 Resident Year Stipend
    • PGY1 $55,771
    • PGY2 $57,726
    • PGY3 $59,627
    • PGY4 $62,198
  • Personal surgical instrument fund of $1700 throughout residency
  • Lenses provided throughout residency
  • 3 weeks of vacation with flexibility to break up days and 6-week notice
  • Holidays off, unless on call
  • The Basic and Clinical Science Course textbook series and Wills Eye Manual provided
  • OphthoQuestions membership throughout residency
  • Professional membership to KCSO&O and KSEPS 
  • Health/dental/vision insurance, malpractice, etc.
  • Flexible Spending Account/Health Spending Account
  • Meal cards to use in hospital ($30.00 every two weeks)
  • Smart phone stipend
  • 10 days of sick leave
  • Kansas Public Employees Deferred Compensation (457) Plan
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance

More details available on the Office of Graduate Medical Education (GME) page.

KU School of Medicine

KU EYE
7400 State Line Rd
Prairie Village, KS 66208
Phone: 913-588-6600
Fax: 913-588-6655