Resident Life, Wellness, and Resources

The Experience of a Lifetime

Gynecology and Obstetrics residents are provided well-rounded medical and surgical training, while creating lasting friendships and moments in the bustling city of Baltimore, Maryland.

Virtual Tours

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OB GYN Resident Life in Pictures

Residents of the gynecology program on a virtual meeting
Gynecology residents gather after the birth of a resident's child
Residents dressed up at a Halloween party
Residents in front of the Baltimore skyline
Gynecology residents celebrating a birthday
Gynecology residents at a daytime brunch
Gynecology residents enjoy a crab feast
Gynecology residents with Santa hats
Residents with their dogs on a hike
Residents celebrating a birthday with cake
Residents at the clinic dressed for Halloween
Gynecology residents at an ice skating rink
Gynecology residents together at a formal event

Gyencology residents flex after a workout

Resident Wellness

At Johns Hopkins, the well-being of our students, residents, and ACGME fellows is a top priority. Visit the Wellness at Johns Hopkins website for more information on our physical, mental and financial health offerings.

  • Our GYN/OB resident wellness chiefs help to organize our wellness initiatives including:
    • Resident School sessions
    • Fitness/health
    • Social events, including end of block happy hours and post-nights breakfasts
  • Peer support groups – 4 Houses
  • Annual resident retreat
  • Class dinners
  • Free gym membership at the on-campus Denton A. Cooley Center
  • Coverage for medical/dental appointments
  • Two (2) personal days off a year
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine also offers resources to support the mental health of our residents, including:

Contract and Benefits

Visit the Office of Graduate Medical Education website for more information on programs and resources. 

Salary (AY 2020-2021)

PGY1 $57,160
PGY2 $59,571
PGY3 $62,439
PGY4 $65,051

Vacation Hours

PGY1 3 weeks
PGY2 4 weeks
PGY3 4 weeks
PGY4 4 weeks

Holiday Leave

You have the option of five days off for either Christmas or New Year's Holiday.

Sick Leave & Parental Leave

You may take up to 90 days off for sick or parental leaves of absence.