NRMP News

Press Release: NRMP Medical Specialties Matching Program Matches Nearly 5,000 Applicants to Fellowship Positions

MSMP 2020 appointment year sets record highs in number of applicants, programs, positions, and positions filled. Washington, D.C., December 9, 2019 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the results of the 2019 Medical Specialties Matching Program (MSMP). The MSMP encompasses nearly all Internal Medicine subspecialties, and the 2019 Match (for appointment Year 2020) […]

NEW! December Illuminator: Information to Provide to Interviewees

December 2, 2019 This issue of The Match Illuminator spotlights NRMP’s presentation at the AAMC annual meeting in November. It also highlights information that should be provided to applicants during interviews and ways to ensure professionalism throughout the application, interview, and matching processes.  Read the December 2019 Illuminator

NEW! NRMP Presents at AAMC Learn Serve Lead Meeting

November 18, 2019 NRMP Senior Advisor Mona Signer presented the latest Main Residency Match trend data on November 10, 2019 at the AAMC Learn Serve Lead annual meeting  in Phoenix, AZ. View the NRMP Presentation

November Illuminator: Call for Nominations & Main Match Registration Reminder

November 2, 2019 This issue of The Match Illuminator includes a call for nominations to the NRMP Board of Directors and a reminder about the 2019 Main Residency Match standard registration deadline. It also provides highlights of the 2019 NRMP stakeholder conference and a “Save the Date” for the 2020 event. Read the November 2019 […]

October Illuminator: Main Residency Match Webinar; Tips for Interview Season

October 1, 2019 This issue of The Match Illuminator provides information about the NRMP’s Main Residency Match webinar for program staff, Match policies for interview season, and PRISM®, NRMP’s mobile app for tracking programs during the interview process. Read the October 2019 Illuminator

Press Release: NRMP 2019 Stakeholder Conference Sets Registration Record

“Transition to Residency: Conversations Across the Medical Education Continuum” Set for October 3-5 in Chicago Washington, D.C., September 25, 2019 –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 October 3-5, 2019 at the Westin Michigan Avenue […]

NRMP Hosts Introduction to the Match Webinar for Residency Programs

September 13, 2019 NRMP Chief of Match Operations Jeanette Calli recently hosted a webinar designed to assist program staff in administering their programs in the Main Residency Match.  This presentation provides introductory information about the Match as well as information about program set-up options, Match policies, and support resources. Links below provide access to the […]

September Illuminator: Checklists for Main Residency Match and More

September 4, 2019 This issue of The Match Illuminator features checklists and calendars for the 2020 Main Residency Match that opens on September 15. It also highlights Fellowship Match reports and resources in the Registration, Ranking, and Results (R3) system.  Read the September 2019 Illuminator

REPORT: Impact of Length of ROL on Main Residency Match Outcome 2002-2019

This report, Impact of Length of Rank Order List on Main Residency Match Outcome 2002-2019,  examines the relationship between the average length of the rank order lists (ROL) of matched applicants and filled programs and the average length of rank order lists of unmatched applicants and unfilled programs in the Main Residency Match. View and […]

Policy Updates to 2020 Match Participation Agreements

August 22, 2019 Match policies have been updated for the 2020 Main Residency Match season, and the documents linked below highlight the new or revised sections of the Match Participation Agreement:  2020 Policy Updates: Applicants 2020 Policy Updates: Programs 2020 Policy Updates: Schools Program directors, applicants, and school officials are responsible for reading and complying […]