Applicant Ranking Twitter Chat January 24 for Main Residency Match

Have questions about ranking in the Main Residency Match? The NRMP will host a Twitter chat on Tuesday, January 24, from 2:00-3:00 PM Eastern Time. Join by using the #ROL2017 hashtag. The NRMP recommends participants use a service like, or TweetChat, which makes it easier to follow the conversation.

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 […]

Information for Residency Applicants Participating in Early Matches

December 6, 2016 The NRMP has added a new page to the Main Residency Match Applicant Toolkit for applicants who participate in the NRMP and the American Osteopathic Association, Canadian, Military, Ophthalmology, or Urology Matches. Applicants who obtain a position in an early Match for a full or partial course of training must understand how […]

December Illuminator: Fellowship Match Day Celebrations, NRMP’s AAMC Meeting Presentation Slides

December 2, 2016 The December issue of The Match Illuminator highlights Match Day for three of NRMP’s Fellowship Matches and explains how applicants and programs can celebrate the occasion. Also highlighted are an NRMP stakeholder conference spotlight on New Orleans and a new online resource for residency applicants who participate in the early Matches. Lastly, NRMP President […]

Conference Session Proposal Deadline Extended to Friday, December 16!

  November 29, 2016 To accommodate constituent interest, the NRMP has extended the deadline to submit breakout session proposals. The new deadline is Friday, December 16. The Transition to Residency: Conversations Across the Medical Education Continuum stakeholder conference offers a unique opportunity for residency program directors, medical school faculty, and hospital executives to: Collectively discuss ways […]

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 […]

New FAQ: What To Do If You Do Not Receive Any Residency Interviews

November 7, 2016 FAQ I Have Not Been Offered Any Residency Interviews. What Should I Do? Read FAQ

November Illuminator: Ensuring Applicants Are Registered, Certifying a Rank Order List

November 4, 2016 The November issue of The Match Illuminator features the importance of reminding applicants to register. Also highlighted are tips on rank order list certification, upcoming conference deadlines, and a call for nominations for the NRMP Board of Directors. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the November Illuminator

Call for Nominations for NRMP Board of Directors

October 28, 2016 The National Resident Matching Program is seeking nominations for the following positions on its Board of Directors: One Director Three Resident Physician/Fellow Directors (one must be an international medical graduate) The term of service for the Director is four years, with a maximum of two terms. The term of service for Resident Physician/Fellow Directors […]

Dr. Kenneth Shine to Speak at NRMP Stakeholder Conference

October 21, 2016 The National Resident Matching Program is pleased to announce Dr. Kenneth Shine as a speaker at its annual stakeholder conference “Transition to Residency: Conversations Across the Medical Education Continuum” for medical school faculty, residency program directors, and hospital executives. The conference will be held May 4-6, 2017 at the New Orleans Marriott […]