Annual Reports

The Match provides unparalleled medical matching services in the United States. It’s 100% objective, 100% accurate, and 100% committed to a fair and transparent process. With its internationally recognized algorithm, comprehensive data reports, and advanced technology, The Match is helping applicants achieve their dreams.

2018 Annual Report

NRMP’s 2018 was highlighted by the largest ever Main Residency Match and the addition of several new subspecialties to the Specialties Matching Service. Interactive versions of Charting Outcomes in the Match and the NRMP Program Director Survey helped applicants determine their goodness of fit with residency programs. NRMP conducted its first-ever webinar for  program staff and, in  partnership with the ECFMG, established a series of webinars for international medical graduates. View the report.

2017 Annual Report

2017 was a banner year for the NRMP with record-high participation in the Main Residency Match and the Specialties Matching Service. NRMP also convened its second national stakeholder conference, transitioned its websites to mobile responsive platforms, collaborated with an instructional design expert to create new online support guides and visual tools, and published an article in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). This report is available in a new online, interactive format. View the report

2016 Annual Report

The report highlights the creation of new data reports, online resources, and scholarly research, improved outreach to constituents, and the development of new partnerships abroad. NRMP is committed to being the best matching program and to providing exceptional value to the graduate medical education community. Read the report

2015 Annual Report

The report highlights the NRMP’s success in 2015 in engaging, supporting, informing, and prioritizing constituents. From its inaugural, highly successful stakeholder conference and launch of new Main Residency Match toolkits, to placing record numbers of applicants in residency and fellowship positions, the NRMP found new and effective ways to advance its vision of serving as a trusted resource and provider of matching services for undergraduate and graduate medical education communities. Read the report

2010-2014 NRMP Progress Report

The report is a 5-year retrospective of the organization’s growth and achievements, highlighting the NRMP’s strategic priorities and organization values and detailing the efforts undertaken to build a stronger Matching Program. New resources, redesigned technology, and comprehensive communications initiatives have provided greater value for constituents. Read the report | View timeline infographic