Resident Council Mission Statement

The Resident Council is a representative body of house staff whose mission serves to:

  • Act as a liaison between house staff and the Graduate Medical Education committee as well as the hospital administration
  • Improve the quality of resident education
  • Give house staff a voice in their education, foster camaraderie and promote resident well being
  • Serve as voice for house staff addressing, facilitating and prioritizing concerns and issues affecting residents
  • To ensure resident involvement in the continued strengthening of patient care and quality of medical practice through house staff  representation at the various medical committees at the University Hospital, VA and Hackensack