Pediatric Residency Program

Pediatric Residency Program

Resident Life at CHAM


Hospital Resources

  • All rotating sites utilize Epic EMR, mobile workstations, personal work iPhones, and a HIPAA-compliant texting app to best leverage technology to simplify your work life
  • Outpatient pharmacy housed in the lobby for easy prescription coordination
  • Child life specialists available to support children (and staff) through medical play, procedural preparation and accompaniment, and diversion and creative expression
  • Social work, phlebotomy, and pharmacists available overnight

Shuttle Service

Shuttle service is available from the Riverdale (Waldo Avenue) apartments to the Montefiore Campus. Shuttle service is provided between Montefiore and Einstein campuses every half-hour during peak times and every 45 minutes to 1 hour off-peak. The shuttle ride between campuses is approximately 25 minutes.


  • PGY-1: $71,441
  • PGY-2: $74,593
  • PGY-3: $77,744
  • Opportunities for moonlighting are available starting PGY2

Opportunities to Effect Change

  • Direct and honest line of communication between residents and program leadership
  • Open forum Town Hall every month
  • Class representatives to anonymously advocate for your concerns
  • Emphasis on weekly mutual feedback and growth on teams

Time Off

ResidencyPic13_316x210.jpgWe strictly adhere to ACGME Duty Hour Guidelines. This system guarantees at least one weekend per month and one 24-hour period each week free of clinical obligations. 


Each resident is granted four full weeks of vacation free of any clinical obligations. Vacations are scheduled in two-week blocks.


There are eight official holidays for Montefiore Medical Center:

New Year's Day

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

President's Day

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Day

First Day of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are also holidays for Pediatric House Staff.

Educational Resource Allowance

It is the policy of the Medical Center to provide an educational resource allowance of $500 per house officer per academic year for the purchase of academic textbooks, journal subscriptions, professional society membership dues, educational software, PDAs or iPads and to offset the cost of professional meetings or board review courses. 


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