Resident Employment Contracting: Perils & Pitfalls

Presented by:

Michelle M. Brown, MD, PA

T.W. Anderson/H.M. Perkins Visiting Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

University of Florida


Faculty Disclosure:

Dr. Brown has disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose. Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

Release Date: January 7, 2022
Expiration Date:  December 31, 2024

Target Audience: Specialty Physicians (Anesthesiologists), Anesthesiology Assistants

Learning Objectives:

As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe a timeline for achieving the best employment at the end of training.
  2. Recognize how personal goals will affect a job search.
  3. Identify the framework of a job offer.
  4. Prepare to negotiate a contract and compensation package.
  5. Recognize how retaining an attorney or consultant will help protect individual interests.

Requirements for successful completion: Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.

Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


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