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Work-Life Philosophy

We in the Pediatic Residency Program believe in training residents in a resident-friendly environment. We encourage work-life balance because we believe that it enhances teamwork and creates a more successful learning environment.

Residents in our program build life-long friendships during residency, learn new hobbies and take advantage of all that Orange County and Long Beach have to offer. Yes, you can have a life during residency!

Enjoy the opportunity to throw impromptu beach bonfires:


Visit Disneyland or take advantage of a Southern California annual pass:


Discover new hobbies and ways to challenge yourself:


Catch an Angel's baseball game in Anaheim or a concert at the Honda Center:


All this while retaining a sense of humor:


And making lifelong friends and great memories: