NRMP News

March Illuminator: Match Week Resources; 2020 SMS Results & Data Report

March 4, 2020 This issue of The Match Illuminator features Match Week and SOAP resources for the 2020 Main Residency Match. Two reports also are highlighted: Results and Data Specialties Matching Service, 2020 Appointment Year and the NRMP 2019 Annual Report. Lastly, registration for the 2020 Transition to Residency Conference is now open, and this issue […]

Press Release: NRMP Report: 2020 Appt Year is Largest for Fellowship Matches

More than 9,916 fellowship positions filled through NRMP Specialties Matching Service. Washington, D.C., February 24, 2020 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released Results and Data Specialties Matching Service, 2020 Appointment Year, an annual report of physician Fellowship Matches conducted by the NRMP Specialties Matching Service® (SMS®). The report shows 12,042 active applicants […]

Recording of Ranking Webinar for International Medical Graduates

February 3, 2020 NRMP Chief of Match Operations Jeanette Calli provides expert insights and tips on Main Residency Match eligibility requirements, creating and certifying a rank order list, and communicating with programs in the 2020 “Guidelines for Creating a Rank Order List”  webinar for international medical graduates (IMGs).  Presented jointly with ECFMG, this is a […]

February Illuminator: Ranking Deadline Resources; Former Surgeon General Murthy to Speak at NRMP Conference

February 3, 2020 This issue of The Match Illuminator features resources to help program and institution staff meet the February 26 Rank Order List Certification Deadline for the Main Residency Match. Additional highlights include helpful policy videos, and the announcement of an exciting plenary speaker slated for October’s Transition to Residency Stakeholder Conference. Read the February […]

NRMP Hosts Webinar to Assist Residency Programs with Ranking Applicants

January 9, 2020 NRMP Chief of Match Operations Jeanette Calli hosted a webinar designed to assist program staff with ranking applicants to their programs in the 2020 Main Residency Match.  The presentation provides information about Quota Changes and Withdrawals, Setting SOAP Participation, Creating and Certifying a Rank Order List, Match Policies, and more. Links below […]

January Illuminator: Main Match Ranking Season Deadlines

January 6, 2020 This issue of The Match Illuminator features a call for nominations to the NRMP Board of Directors, as well as reminders about Main Residency Match ranking season deadlines for schools and programs. Helpful resources are highlighted too! Read the January 2020 Illuminator

Press Release: NRMP Releases Results of the Pediatric Specialties Match for Appointment Year 2020

1,361 applicants matched to begin pediatric fellowship training positions in July 2020. Washington, D.C., December 18, 2019 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the results of the 2019 Pediatric Specialties Match (PSM) for appointment year 2020. The 2019 PSM surpassed the 2018 PSM with 1,522 applicants submitting program choices (a 3.1% increase) and 803 […]

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) […]

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