November Illuminator — Residency Applicant Deadline and New NRMP YouTube Channel

November 9, 2017 This issue features a call for nominations for positions on the NRMP Board of Directors. It also highlights NRMP’s new YouTube channel, the importance of reminding applicants to register for Matches, and tips for verifying quotas. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the November Illuminator

October Illuminator — Policies for Interviewers and Protecting Against Unfilled Positions

October 5, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features Match policies for interviewers and a new violation report form for applicants. It also explains how to revert/donate positions during the Match to minimize the number of unfilled positions and highlights ranking tips. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the […]

September Illuminator: Main Residency Match Opens and New Fellowship Ranking Guides

September 5, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features calendars and checklists for the 2018 Main Residency Match that opens on September 15. Also highlighted are new support guides to assist fellowship programs with ranking and a new video on the matching process for all programs and institutions. The Illuminator is a resource for […]

August Illuminator – Resources for New Program Staff & Residency Applicants

August 8, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features resources for new program directors and coordinators. Also highlighted are resources for residency applicants and a reminder for fellowship program directors to check the eligibility of applicants before offering interviews. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. View August Illuminator

July 2017 Illuminator: New R3 Guides and Algorithm Video

7/10/17 The July issue of The Match Illuminator features newly-elected officers and members of the NRMP Board of Directors. It also highlights participant resources on the new mobile-friendly public website and the NRMP’s redesign of R3 system guides and videos. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the July 2017 […]

June Illuminator — Go Mobile with NRMP, GSA Presentation Now Available

June 6, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features information about the launch of new, mobile-friendly NRMP websites. It also includes a link to NRMP’s GSA presentation, a reminder to download Match reports, and tips for sharing photos of new resident orientation and the start of a new training year. The Illuminator is a resource for program, […]

May Illuminator: Final Details on Conference, Tips for Certifying a Rank Order List

May 5, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features the Results and Data Book for the 2017 Main Residency Match. It also provides final details about the NRMP national stakeholder conference, tips on certifying rank order lists, and how to share graduation photos with the GME community. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read […]

April Illuminator: Main Residency Match Advance Data Tables, Ranking Tips for Fellowships

April 4, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator provides links to the Advance Data Tables and other Match outcome information. It also highlights the joint NRMP, AMA, AAMC Match Week celebration, upcoming stakeholder conference deadlines, and tips for the Fellowship Matches creating rank order lists this month.The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, […]

March Illuminator: Match Week Guides, New Fellowship Reports, Conference Agenda

March 3, 2017 Match Week for the Main Residency Match is March 13-17, and this issue of The Match Illuminator announces the availability of new Match Week and SOAP Guides. It also highlights publication of the 2016 NRMP Annual Report, the stakeholder conference agenda, and the availability of new Fellowship Match reports.The NRMP welcomes Breast […]

February Illuminator: Ranking Deadline Resources, New & Improved Fellowship Toolkits

February 2, 2017 February 22 is the Rank Order List Certification Deadline for the Main Residency Match, so this issue of The Match Illuminator features resources for assisting participants with the ranking process. Also highlighted are presentations selected for the NRMP stakeholder conference and new resources in the Fellowship Toolkits. Today, February 1, marks the opening of […]