Benefits and Services

Benefits and Services

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Program

The stipend for fellows is set annually by the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center and is based upon PGY status.

Benefits include

  • 3 weeks of vacation annually, up to four weeks for leaves of absence
  • health, life, disability and malpractice insurance
  • tax-deferred savings program through Fidelity, TIAA-CREF or Vanguard
  • discounted membership at 5 University intramural facilities
  • on-site gym facilities
  • national meetings: (NASPE, ACC, AHA, etc.) Fellows may attend one national scientific meeting a year paid by the division. Such meetings do not count as vacation time.
  • Virginia state medical licensure
  • lab coats and laundry service