As a part of the annual graduation week, the department sponsors a golf outing for all residents, faculty, and selected staff, known as the Smith Open. This day is a great time to get out and have fun together. Awards are given for the longest drive, longest putt, and closest chip to the pin.
Third, fourth, and fifth-year residents in good standing are permitted to earn extra money by moonlighting at local area hospitals. All moonlighting activity requires prior approval of the Program Director and must be reported to the Program Director, who may revoke this privilege for concerns over resident performance or excessive fatigue.