Student Debt Relief Plan FAQs and Info

General InformationOn August 24, President Biden announced a Student Debt Relief Plan to help relieve student debt borrowers including forgiving $10,000 for all borrowers making less than $125,000 or married couples making less than $250,000; and $20,000 for borrowers with the same income restrictions that received a Pell Grant. Borrowers with undergraduate loans can also cap their … Continue reading Student Debt Relief Plan FAQs and Info

Sign up to be a Dept Rep for AY22-23!

Ensure your co-residents/fellows are represented and engaged this upcoming year by signing up to become a Department Representative for your program!By becoming a leader, you will be taking the first step to building a stronger union! Leaders play a crucial role. They make sure their co-residents/fellows' rights are protected. They listen to their co-residents/fellows and unite people to see that … Continue reading Sign up to be a Dept Rep for AY22-23!

Annual Report Release

At the end of each academic year, RFPU-NW releases our annual report for the academic year. This report contains financial updates, information about our benefit programs, and summarizes the progress your union has made over the last year. 2021-2022 annual report

Resources – Caring for Patients Experiencing Incarceration

Patients who are incarcerated in King County's jails are a mission population at Harborview Medical Center. Have you taken care of patients who are incarcerated at King County Jail (KCJ) or who are in police custody? Have you experienced challenges caring for these patients? You are not alone! The vast majority of trainees at UW take care … Continue reading Resources – Caring for Patients Experiencing Incarceration

Join the ’22-23 RFPU-NW Board!

Executive and General Board Applications Due by April 29th!Nominations Open: April 8th - 29th (Apply Here!)Election: May 1st - 8thAll Board Positions are expected to contribute 4+ hours each month (which includes the monthly board meeting). Incoming residents & fellows are welcome to apply! Vice President Role: Responsible for assisting with general operations for RFPU-NW as needed, including managing the board. … Continue reading Join the ’22-23 RFPU-NW Board!

YOU could be the next RFPU-NW President or Lead Negotiator!

Apply for president/Lead negotiator here! As we prepare for the '22-'23 academic year, we encourage all our co-residents to consider running for RFPU-NW leadership roles. We are a member-led union, this is one of the best ways to contribute to making your union strong!Nominations: March 1st - 22ndElection: March 24th - 31stSee roles, terms, and compensations details here. Please Note: … Continue reading YOU could be the next RFPU-NW President or Lead Negotiator!

2021 Grant Program Application Open!

The RFPU - NW Grant Program was established to support high-quality resident and fellow research at our institution and attendance of educational conferences. Due to COVID-19, this years grant can be used towards expenses associated with virtual conferences and research supplies.  Eligibility: All dues-paying RFPU-NW members are eligible!Amount: Up to $1,400Submission Deadline Extended: Wed, Sept. 22nd at 11:59pmSubmit … Continue reading 2021 Grant Program Application Open!