Responsibilities & Benefits


Call: At this time, fellows are not required to take call, but may be asked to do so on certain occasions/rotations.

Licensing: Fellows must obtain a Minnesota medical license prior to begining the fellowship.

Education time: Fellows are allotted five days for continuing medical education activities.

Paid Time Off (PTO): Fellows are given 20 days of PTO. Any days taken beyond 20 require an extension of training, per the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA).


In addition to the fellow salary, various benefits are offered through the University of Minnesota.

  • Health insurance plans
  • Optional dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long- and short-term disability plans are standard for all fellows
  • Optional retirement plan
  • Parking is provided at all affiliate rotation sites
  • The U of M Recreation & Wellness Center is available for fellow use (for a fee)