Press Release: 2017 NRMP Main Residency Match the Largest Match on Record

More than 43,000 applicants registered and more than 31,000 positions offered. Washington, D.C., March 17, 2017 – Today the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) announced the results of the 2017 Main Residency Match®, the largest in its history. A record-high 35,969 U.S. and international medical school students and graduates vied for 31,757 positions, the most […]

Press Release: NRMP 2017 Main Residency Match Expected to be Largest in History

Thousands of resident physician applicants to learn their future during NRMP Match Week. Washington, D.C., March 8, 2017 – March 13-17, 2017 is Match Week for the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) 2017 Main Residency Match®. During Match Week, thousands of medical school students and graduates in the United States (U.S.) and around the world […]

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 […]

The 2017 Main Residency Match Applicant Survey Now Open

February 24, 2017 On February 23, applicants in the 2017 Main Residency Match who certified a rank order list should have received an email containing a link to the NRMP Applicant Survey that asks for information about the factors applicants consider in selecting programs to interview and rank. Participation is voluntary and responses are confidential, […]

Press Release: Report Released! 2017 Appointment Year Largest on Record for NRMP Fellowship Matches

Nearly 8,500 physicians matched to fellowship positions through the NRMP’s Specialties Matching Service. Washington, D.C., February 16, 2017 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) is pleased to announce the release of “Results and Data Specialties Matching Service, 2017 Appointment Year”, an annual report of physician Fellowship Matches conducted by the NRMP Specialties Matching Service® […]

January Illuminator: Important Residency Match Reminders, Fellowship Results Statistics

January 3, 2017 The January 2017 issue of The Match Illuminator features important reminders for the Main Residency Match. Also highlighted are deadlines for the stakeholder conference and nominations for the NRMP Board of Directors, the availability of Fellowship Match Results Statistics reports on the public website, and the publication in Academic Medicine of an […]

Just Posted: NRMP’s 2016 AAMC Annual Meeting Presentation

November 15, 2016 The NRMP is pleased to announce the availability of NRMP CEO Mona Signer’s presentation from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 2016 Annual Meeting in Seattle. Download the presentation to view Main Residency Match trend data, information about the competitiveness of the Match, and perspectives on the state of the residency application […]

October Illuminator: Interview and Ranking Resources for Programs

October 3, 2016 This issue features interview resources for residency programs and the ranking toolkit for fellowship programs. Also highlighted are a conference update, new reports, and a survey on the residency application process. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the October Illuminator

Press Release: NRMP Publishes Reports on Applicants Successful in Matching to Preferred Medical Specialties

Three versions of Charting Outcomes in the Match provide detailed information on United States and international medical school students and graduates. Washington, D.C., September 19, 2016 –The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP®) has published Charting Outcomes in the Match for the 2016 Main Residency Match®. The reports document how applicant qualifications affect the Match success […]

2017 Main Residency Match Opening! Updated Toolkits, New Policy, and New Report in R3 for Fellowships

September 1, 2016 The 2017 Main Residency Match opens this month, and the NRMP extends a warm welcome to new residency programs and medical schools joining the Match! This issue highlights updated Main Residency Match resources, the new policy about communication between programs and applicants, and a new report in the R3 system for Fellowship Matches. This […]