NRMP News & Announcements

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 […]

Resource Highlight for Fellowships: Ranking Toolkit

October 13, 2016 The NRMP website includes a Rank Order List Toolkit to assist applicants and program directors in creating rank order lists. Applicants | Programs

Policies & Tips for Interview Season

Updated November 4, 2016 Programs Remember to use the Applicant Match History in the Registration, Ranking, and Results® (R3®) system to determine whether applicants have Match commitments or are eligible for appointment before offering them interviews. The Applicant Match History also will indicate whether an applicant has a waiver or an active sanction. Current medical […]

October Illuminator: Interview and Ranking Resources for Programs

October 3, 2016 This issue features interview resources for residency programs and the ranking toolkit for fellowship programs. Also highlighted are a conference update, new reports, and a survey on the residency application process. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the October Illuminator

Programs: FAQs on New Communication Rule

September 20, 2016 NEW RULE: For all Matches opening after June 30, 2016, programs are prohibited from requesting applicants to reveal the names, specialties, geographic locations, or other identifying information about programs to which they have or may apply. Read FAQs on why the new rule was implemented, how it applies to mentoring relationships, and more.