March Illuminator: Match Week Resources and 2017 Annual Report

March 5, 2018 This issue features Match Week and SOAP resources for the Main Residency Match and release of NRMP’s 2017 Annual Report. Also highlighted is publication of Results and Data Specialties Matching Services, 2018 Appointment Year. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the March 2018 Illuminator

Year in Review: NRMP 2017 Annual Report

March 1, 2018 2017 was a banner year for the National Resident Matching Program 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 […]

Press Release: NRMP Report Shows 2018 Appointment Year Fellowship Matches at Record High

More than 8,700 fellowship positions were filled through the NRMP Specialties Matching Service. Washington, D.C., February 8, 2018 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) is pleased to announce the release of “Results and Data Specialties Matching Service, 2018 Appointment Year”, an annual report of physician Fellowship Matches conducted by the NRMP Specialties Matching Service® […]

Read NRMP Article in JAMA

December 14, 2017 The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has published an NRMP article on applicant noncompliance with the Match Participation Agreement and strategies NRMP employs to maintain the integrity of the matching process. Read Ensuring the Integrity of the National Resident Matching Program in JAMA

NRMP Presentation from 2017 AAMC Meeting

November 7, 2017 Now available online is NRMP President and CEO Mona M. Signer’s presentation from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 2017 Annual Meeting in Boston. Download the presentation to view Main Residency Match trend data and to learn about new policies, instructional resources for medical schools and Match applicants, and NRMP research […]

Ranking Tips for Fellowship Match Participants

September 14, 2017 Applicants The matching algorithm attempts to place you in the most preferred program possible, so be sure to rank programs in order of YOUR TRUE PREFERENCE and not where you think you will match. Go for your “reach” program. Rank only those programs where you are able and would be happy to […]

Timely Residency Applicant Resources

August 17, 2017 Charting Outcomes in the Match and Results of the NRMP Program Director Survey, available on the Residency Data page, are great resources for applicants in the 2018 Main Residency Match considering where to apply. Also, the NRMP’s Match Process video provides a useful overview of the Matching Program and should be viewed […]

Download Match Reports Before It’s Too Late!

June 22, 2017 Match reports are not available in the R3 system forever, so download program reports on Match Day or soon thereafter for archival purposes. Reports are accessible in “Reports” under “Options”. Main Residency Match Reminder: Reports for the 2017 Match will not be accessible in the R3 system after June 30!

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, […]

NRMP GSA Presentation Available Online

May 22, 2017 NRMP President and CEO Mona M. Signer’s presentation at the Group on Student Affairs meeting in April is now available online. View and download