Radiation Oncology Residency Program in Medical Physics

Compensation and Benefits

Program Annual Stipend*  
First year: $45,500
Second year: $47,000
Third year: $48,250
*Effective date: 1/1/2010  

Fox Chase Paid Benefits*

  • Vacation (20 working days per year)
  • Paid sick days (11 days)
  • Short-term disability (sick leave up to three months)
  • Dental assistance plan

Insurance Programs*

  • Comprehensive medical care plan
  • Voluntary basic life insurance, disability, insurance, and family life insurance
  • Voluntary additional life insurance
  • Voluntary accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Excess personal liability insurance

Other Benefits*

  • Dependent and healthcare reimbursement accounts
  • Adoption reimbursement
  • Paid and unpaid leaves of absence
  • Tax-deferred annuity plans
  • At least one scientific conference/year
  • $500 book reimbursement
  • Parking and inter-campus bus shuttle

Services and Support Groups*
Fox Chase Cancer Center offers many services to assist you during your residency and/or fellowship training program.

  • FCCC Postdoc Association – This organization is dedicated to maintaining excellence in research and education and encouraging closer social and professional relationships among members.
  • Financial and Insurance Counseling – Advisers are available to help with personal financial questions.
  • Employee Assistance Program – An FCCC service providing professional, confidential assistance for your professional or personal problems.
  • Employment Opportunities – Guidance is available for your spouse/significant other interested in employment opportunities.
  • Childcare Referral – Provides services to families and referrals to childcare and preschool programs.
  • Activities Program – Special events and services are offered in four areas: social/family, culture, recreation and education.

*FCCC-provided benefits and insurance programs are available to those appointed to programs at least one year in length.