Effective July 1, 2019

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Institutional Benefits:

  • Malpractice Insurance and basic Disability Insurance are provided at no cost
  • Additional Hospitalization/Health/Disability and other insurance available to residents and their eligible dependents 
  • Hospital coat and laundry service 
  • Convenient parking facilities are provided at the hospital at no charge
  • 24 hour access to a fitness facility
  • ACLS, BLS, and PALS are covered during residency
  • Generous meal plan
  • Two on-call rooms provided for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, as well as a Residents' Lounge for all house officers
  • $1250 annual stipend for approved educational resources (books, meeting attendance, board prep, research, etc.)

Departmental Benefits:

  • Required annual dues paid to the American Board of Radiology ($640 per year)
  • $400 Alumni Educational Allowance during the PGY 4-5 years ($800 total)
  • Registration and travel expenses for the American Institute for Radiologic Pathology 4-week Course during PGY 4 year
  • StatDx and RADPrimer access
  • ACR In-service Exam registration
  • Internal moonlighting is available in our department after regular hours. However, it may not interfere in any way with daily required resident duties and responsibilities. Malpractice insurance provided by LSU Health Shreveport covers internal moonlighting only. Internal moonlighting hours must be combined with regular scheduled program hours and may not exceed the 80-hour per week limit. Moonlighting hours must be recorded in the monthly clinical hour report.

(NOTE: Residents on a J-1 VISA may NOT independently moonlight due to Federal regulations.)



Annual Leave (Vacation)

  • 20 days of vacation are given each year per GME policy.
  • Additional restrictions per the Department of Radiology's Vacation Policy may apply.

Sick Leave

  • 10 days are given each year per GME policy.
  • Sick leave may only be used for personal illness or doctor/dental appointments.

Educational Leave

  • The Department of Radiology allows 10 educational days to be used throughout residency for meeting attendance or other approved educational time.

Interview Leave

  • The Department of Radiology allows 6 interview days to be used for fellowship or job interviews.
  • Any additional days taken for interviews will then be deducted from Annual Leave.

Salary & Benefits

Radiology Residencies