Housestaff Benefits


2017-2018 Stipend Amounts (Click link to learn more.)

Vanderbilt provides individual and family benefits for all housestaff. These include medical and dental insurance; disability and life insurance; medical liability insurance; free covered parking; on-call meals; uniforms; and laundry services. Please see the detailed description of these benefits on the Graduate Medical Education website. (Click link to learn more.) Vanderbilt also has an on-site day care center and a housestaff lounge.

The Department of Anesthesiology provides additional benefits to support our residents and families including:

  • Moving expenses (single and family)
  • Generous education fund (prorated to year of training)
  • iPad
  • Dedicated Resident Library with periodicals, texts, and computer terminals
  • ACLS
  • Internal moonlighting opportunities 


  • All residents: three weeks

Educational Meetings

  • CA-2 and CA-3: Allowed five educational meeting days annually to attend approved anesthesiology CME program.