NRMP News

Applicant Policy Pitfalls Video: SOAP

NRMP announces a new Match topic video for applicants to help prevent common mistakes during the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP).  Applicants must understand the policies that govern the SOAP process in the event they learn on Monday of Match Week that they are unmatched. View Applicant Policy Pitfalls: SOAP

Recording of Ranking Webinar for International Medical Graduates

January 25, 2019 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 2019 “Guidelines for Creating a Rank Order List”  webinar for international medical graduates.  Presented jointly with ECFMG, this is a recording of […]

NRMP Hosts Webinar to Assist Residency Programs with Ranking Applicants

January 15, 2019 NRMP Chief of Match Operations Jeanette Calli hosts a webinar designed to assist program staff with ranking applicants to their programs in the 2019 Main Residency Match.  The second in a series of webinars, this presentation provides information about Quota Changes and Withdrawals, Setting SOAP Participation, Creating and Certifying a Rank Order List, […]

Program Policy Pitfalls Videos: Waivers and Violation Investigations

NRMP announces the availability of two new policy videos.  One explains waiver requests and investigations and the other covers common mistakes programs make that result in Match violations.   View Program Policy Pitfalls: Waiver Investigations View Program Policy Pitfalls: Violation Investigations

Applicant Policy Pitfalls Video: The Matching Process

NRMP announces the availability of a new Match topic video for applicants to help prevent common mistakes during the matching process. Applicants must understand the policies that govern the matching process as well as their rights and responsibilities under the Match Participation Agreement. View Applicant Policy Pitfalls: The Matching Process

January Illuminator: “Save the Date” for NRMP’s Transition to Residency Stakeholder Conference, and important January deadlines for schools and programs

January 2, 2019 This issue of The Match Illuminator features a “Save the Date” for NRMP’s Transition to Residency Stakeholder Conference — including a first-ever pre-conference workshop. Important January deadlines for schools and programs also are highlighted.. Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the January 2019 Illuminator

Press Release: NRMP Pediatric Specialties Fall Match (PSFM) for Appointment Year 2019 is Largest in History

1,297 applicants matched to begin pediatric fellowship training positions in July 2019. Washington, D.C., December 14, 2018 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the results of the 2018 Pediatric Specialties Fall Match (PSFM) for appointment year 2019. The 2018 PSFM surpassed the records set in 2017 to become the largest in history with […]

December Illuminator: NRMP Presentation at AAMC Meeting; Ensuring Professionalism Throughout Application/Interview Process

December 3, 2018 This issue of The Match Illuminator spotlights NRMP President and CEO Mona Signer’s presentation at the AAMC meeting in November. It also highlights what information to provide to applicants during interviews and ways to ensure professionalism throughout the application and interview process. Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the December […]

Press Release: NRMP Medical Specialties Matching Program Matches More Than 4,500 Applicants to Fellowship Positions

MSMP 2019 appointment year sets record highs in number of applicants, programs, positions, and positions filled. Washington, D.C., December 6, 2018 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the results of the 2018 Medical Specialties Matching Program (MSMP). The MSMP encompasses nearly all Internal Medicine subspecialties, and the 2018 Match surpassed the records […]

Press Release: NRMP Releases Report on Applicant Qualifications that Foster Fellowship Match Success

High or low exam scores do not guarantee success or failure in obtaining subspecialty training positions. Washington, D.C., November 16, 2018 – The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP®) announces the release of Charting Outcomes in The Match: Specialties Matching Service®, Appointment Year 2018. The NRMP Specialties Matching Service (SMS®) encompasses multiple Matches for advanced residency […]