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 […]

Press Release: Thousands of Resident Physician Applicants to Learn Their Future During NRMP Match Week

NRMP to release results of the 2016 Main Residency Match, a report closely watched for predictions of future changes in physician manpower supply. Washington, D.C., March 10, 2016 – March 14-18, 2016 is Match Week for the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) 2016 Main Residency Match®. In 2015, more than 18,000 U.S. allopathic medical school […]

Press Release: Report Released! 2016 Appointment Year Largest Yet for NRMP Fellowship Matches

More than 8,000 physicians matched to fellowship positions through the NRMP’s Specialties Matching Service, becoming the highest fellowship match rate on record.  Washington, D.C., March 7, 2016 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) announces the release of “Results and Data Specialties Matching Service, 2016 Appointment Year”, an annual report of physician Fellowship Matches conducted […]

Press Release: 2010-2014 NRMP Progress Report

The NRMP has released a progress report for 2010-2014 and an accompanying timeline infographic and press release. The Match has undergone considerable change in the past five years. New resources, redesigned technology, and targeted communications have enhanced the Matching Program and provided value for constituents. Read 2010-2014 NRMP Progress Report View Progress Report timeline infographic […]

Press Release: NRMP Board of Directors Elects New Leadership and Members at its May 2015 Meeting

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP®) Board of Directors welcomes a new Chair and elects new officers and members for terms commencing July 1. The National Resident Matching Program Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Maria C. Savoia, M.D., Dean of Medical Education at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine, will […]

Press Release: NRMP Releases Results and Data: 2015 Residency Match – Record Number of Positions Filled

The NRMP Main Residency Match final data results for 2015 show 30,035 positions filled for a position fill rate of 99.4 percent. Washington, D.C., May 27, 2015 – Today the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP®) released its Results and Data Book for the 2015 Main Residency Match®. A record-number 30,212 positions were placed in the […]