UCLA Medical Center

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4 weeks of paid vacation
Meal allowance of $3,000 per year
Housing allowance of $12,000 per year
Educational allowance of $500-$1,000 per year
Reimbursement for licensure and exam fees
Relocation reimbursement of up to $2,750
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Post-Residency Contract Review
Rivetti Student Loan Consultation
Education Debt Benefit & More…
View discount programs on the main Members page

Regional Vice Presidents & Delegates

Regional Vice Presidents
Stephen Goldberg, Anesthesiology, UC Irvine Medical Center
Dayna Isaacs, Internal Medicine, UCLA Medical Center
Matthew Siow, Orthopedic Surgery, UC San Diego Health

Tanner Tripp, Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine
Anna Mckinsey, Pediatrics-Administration
Jessica Leung, Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine
Jessica Wang, Family Medicine
Wilson Ricketts, Medicine-General Int Med-Primary Care
Mani Vahidi, Psychiatry/Biobehavioral Sci
Elaine Chan, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dayna Isaacs, Medicine-Dept Administration
Max Krall, Medicine-Dept Administration
David Johnson, Psychiatry/Biobehavioral Sci
Kenneth Kim, Emergency Medicine
Maria Paula Arias, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Kylie Ternes, Neurology
Ariel Wu, Emergency Medicine
Asha Ayub, Surgery-Chairman
Nan Cheng, Neurology
Carlene Samuel, Pediatrics-Allergy/Immunology

Questions about your contract? Contact George Morse or Violet Ranson: gmmorse@cirseiu.org or vranson@cirseiu.org.