NRMP News

Press Release: NRMP President and CEO to Retire

National physician matching organization partners with global search firm to seek a new leader. Washington, D.C., February 6, 2019 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) Board of Directors announces the impending retirement of President and CEO Mona M. Signer. Ms. Signer joined the NRMP in 2002 as Director before transitioning to the Executive Director role in […]

NEW! Year in Review: NRMP 2018 Annual Report

NRMP’s 2018 was highlighted by the largest ever Main Residency Match and the addition of several new subspecialties to the Specialties Matching Service. Interactive versions of Charting Outcomes in the Match and the NRMP Program Director Survey helped applicants determine their goodness of fit with residency programs. NRMP conducted its first-ever webinar for program staff […]

Program Policy Pitfalls Video: SOAP

NRMP announces the availability of a new policy video to help program staff avoid common mistakes they may encounter in the area of the  Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP). View Program Policy Pitfalls: SOAP

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 […]