NRMP News

NRMP Published in JGME: Behaviors of Unmatched IMGs

The NRMP has published an article in the December 2015 issue of the Journal of Graduate Medical Education. The article, entitled “Understanding the Interview and Ranking Behaviors of Unmatched International Medical Students and Graduates in the 2013 Main Residency Match”, examines differences in interview and ranking behaviors between matched and unmatched international medical school graduates […]

Hot Off the Presses! Read the December Illuminator

In this issue of the Illuminator is information on the NRMP update given at the AAMC Annual Meeting. Also in this issue is information on what programs should do once activated in a Match and why checking the Applicant Match History is so important. There are many important dates for Fellowship Matches this month so […]

What Programs Need to Know for a Successful Match

The following are tips and reminders for programs that might be helpful for interview season. Verify applicant eligibility for appointment before offering interviews. NRMP policy prohibits programs from offering interviews to applicants who are ineligible because of concurrent year appointments or active sanctions as a result of a denied waiver or confirmed violation. Use the […]

NRMP President/CEO Presents at the AAMC Annual Meeting

In November, NRMP President and CEO Mona M. Signer gave a presentation at the 2015 AAMC Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD. Main Residency Match trend data was presented along with information about new features on the public websites. View NRMP’s presentation

Read the November Illuminator

In this issue of The Match Illuminator we share highlights from NRMP’s inaugural stakeholder conference, essential Match tools and reminders, and ROL tips for the nine fellowships in ranking this month. View Upcoming Dates to the left for deadlines, and for those of you in the Main Residency Match, remind your applicants the standard registration […]

Highlights from the NRMP Inaugural Stakeholder Conference

“Meeting and collaborating with UME and GME leaders of different specialties in the same space. This felt revolutionary and so helpful to our shared mission of preparing our students to become better residents.” – Conference participant on most valuable part of the conference On October 1-3, the NRMP hosted 250 attendees at its inaugural stakeholder […]

Interview Resources for Programs and Applicants

We hope the interview season is off to a great start. Here are some resources to assist you through the process: What Programs Should Tell Interviewees Communication Code of Conduct Statement on Professionalism Violation Case Summaries Waiver Case Summaries 2015 NRMP Applicant Survey Match Data Reports Applicant Match Tips Program Rating and Interview Scheduling Manager […]

October Illuminator is Out!

The October issue of the NRMP’s monthly e-newsletter, The Match Illuminator, is now available. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. This month we feature revamped resources for preparing rank order lists and showcase the 2015 Applicant Survey Report and other interview resources for applicants and programs. We also are pleased to announce […]

2015 NRMP Applicant Survey

This report presents the results of selected items from the 2015 NRMP Applicant Survey. The report documents factors that applicants weigh in selecting programs (1) at which to interview and (2) to rank in the Main Residency Match. Data are reported for 20 specialties. Results of the 2015 NRMP Applicant Survey (PDF, 173 pages)

Press Release: NRMP to Host National Conference

Stakeholders to Examine Transition from Medical School to Residency Washington, D.C., September 17, 2015 –The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) is pleased to announce its inaugural conference, Transition to Residency: Conversations Across the Medical Education Continuum, taking place October 1 -3, 2015 at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA. Program directors, teaching hospital administrators, […]