Press Release: NRMP 2017 Main Residency Match Report Shows Record-High 31,554 Positions Filled

Washington, D.C., May 1, 2017 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the Results and Data Book for the 2017 Main Residency Match®, the system through which U.S. and international medical school students and graduates obtain residency positions in United States teaching institutions. The Match included a record-high 43,157 registered applicants and 31,757 […]

Press Release: NRMP Stakeholder Conference in New Orleans May 4-6

Washington, D.C., April 25, 2017 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) is pleased to announce that its national stakeholder conference, Transition to Residency: Conversations Across the Medical Education Continuum, will take place May 4-6, 2017 at the New Orleans Marriott. This meeting offers medical school faculty and administrators, residency program directors, and hospital executives […]

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 […]

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® […]

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 […]

Press Release: NRMP Board of Directors Welcomes New Members

On July 1, the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Board of Directors welcomed three new members. Washington, D.C., July 7, 2016 – At its May 2016 meeting, the Board of Directors of the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) elected Dr. Deborah S. Clements, Mr. Edward Salsberg, and Ms. Jennifer Bai to seats on the Board. […]

Press Release: NRMP Board of Directors Revises Policy to Ensure an Equitable Match Process

New rules on applicant-program communication, rank order list length, and the Match Week Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program for unfilled residency positions. Washington, D.C., June 8, 2016 – The Board of Directors of the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) convened its annual meeting May 8-9, 2016, and among the Board’s activities was a review of […]

Press Release: NRMP Announces Record High Number of Positions Offered and Filled with Release of 2016 Main Residency Match Report

Final data results show 30,750 positions offered and 30,594 filled for a 99.5 percent fill rate. Washington, D.C., May 2, 2016 –The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the Results and Data Book for the 2016 Main Residency Match® (“the Match”), the system through which U.S. and international medical school students and graduates obtain […]

Press Release: Results of 2016 NRMP Main Residency Match Largest on Record as Match Continues to Grow

More than 18,000 U.S. allopathic medical school seniors and 17,000 other applicants vied for over 30,000 positions at more than 4,800 residency programs across the United States. Washington, D.C., March 18, 2016 –The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) announced today the results of the 2016 Main Residency Match® (“the Match”), the system through which United […]