New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
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EYE residents with Empire State Building in the backgroundResidency Benefits

NYEE offers subsidized housing to our residents that is affordable, and conveniently located. The NYEE apartment building is physically attached to the hospital, making commuting easy (a short enclosed walkway). The apartments and hospital are situated in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, a fun neighborhood with restaurants, shops, and easy access to public transportation.

Special permits for street parking (available for 2nd and 3rd year residents) adjacent to the hospital and apartments are available at no charge to the residents.

4 weeks of vacation per year
12 sick days per year
4 personal days per year
Additional conference days for meetings (no limit for presenters)

All residents receive:

  • Basic and Clinical Science Course (BCSC) book series
  • Wills Eye Manual
  • Surgical loupes
  • Pre-tax educational fund
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance




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