Life Outside of Work

Our residents take advantage of the multitude of experiences and opportunities that Madison has to offer. Madison is frequently listed as one of most livable cities in the country and whether you are interested in outdoor activities, sporting events,  concerts, or enjoy eating out – Madison has something for everyone. The resident community extends beyond the hospital and residents often get together for trivia nights, Badger games, intramural sports, and shared extracurricular interests.


  • Big city perks with smaller city feel/livability
  • Easy access to the outdoors (four lakes, miles of bike paths/hiking trails, 270+ parks)
  • Lively departmental community (involving residents/fellows and attending alike)
  • Expansive cultural opportunities (museums/performing arts, sporting events, live music, diverse food & drink possibilities.