The University of Chicago Medicine and Biological Sciences, one of the nation’s leading academic medical institutions, has been at the forefront of medical care since 1927, when it first opened to patients. Today, it comprises the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine; the University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division, a section committed to scientific discovery; and the University of Chicago Medical Center, consistently ranked among the best hospitals in the nation.
Biological Sciences Division
We encompass a wide range of fields of inquiry spanning the basic biological sciences and clinical disciplines. Our basic, translational, and clinical research enterprise is characterized by a fundamental commitment to original inquiry. We provide a full spectrum of education—collegiate, graduate, medical, and postgraduate—characterized by a passionate commitment to rigorous scholarship and interdisciplinary effort.
Links to additional information about our graduate medical education programs.
- 2020-2021 UCM Graduate Medical Education Handbook – Updated Jan 2021 with new injury reporting line (PDF)
- Resident/Fellow Contract 2020-2021 (PDF)
- Stipends and Compensation 2020-2021 (PDF)
Selected GME Policies
- GME03 Resident Eligibility and Selection (PDF)
- GME04 Visas, Licenses, Matriculation, and Orientation (PDF)
- GME05 Salary, Vacation, and Sick Days (PDF)
- GME08 Clinical and Educational Work Hours (PDF)
- GME19 Pre-Commencement Drug Testing (PDF)