NRMP News

NRMP FAQs During COVID-19 Pandemic

  April 1, 2020 To address questions regarding the applicant transition to graduate medical education during the COVID-19 crisis, NRMP has created these Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). While the situation remains fluid, NRMP will continue to monitor conditions and update the FAQs as new information and/or questions emerge. Please feel free to contact the NRMP […]

New! Press Release: Thousands of Medical Students and Graduates Celebrate NRMP Match Results

2020 Main Residency Match is the largest on record.  Washington, D.C., March 20, 2020 – Today the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) celebrates Match Day with the thousands of applicants and programs participating in the 2020 Main Residency Match®. Medical school students and graduates from the United States and around the world have learned in […]

New! Press Release: Match Week to Reveal Future for More Than 40,000 Resident Physician Applicants

Number of applicants and positions make the 2020 Main Residency Match the largest in history Washington, D.C., March 13, 2020 – On Friday, March 20, the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) celebrates Match Day for the 2020 NRMP Main Residency Match. Medical school students and graduates from the United States and around the world will […]

New! NRMP Hosts Webinar to Assist Programs with 2020 Match Week, SOAP

March 5, 2020 NRMP Chief of Match Operations Jeanette Calli hosted a webinar designed to provide program staff with helpful information about Match Week and the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP).  The presentation provides a review of SOAP policies, tips on how to create a SOAP Preference List, ways to monitor and update Preference […]

New! Recording of Match Week and SOAP Webinar For Applicants

March 5, 2020 The NRMP, AAMC/ERAS, and ECFMG presented a joint Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP) 101 webinar for applicants on March 3, 2020. The NRMP Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP) offers applicants the opportunity to apply to residency positions left unfilled after the Main Residency Match®. The webinar recording provides details on […]

Year in Review: NRMP 2019 Annual Report

NRMP’s 2019 was highlighted by the largest ever Main Residency Match and Specialties Matching Service. NRMP also hosted its third Transition to Residency conference, launched an intensive Match workshop for new program staff, offered new resources for the osteopathic community, and appointed a new President and CEO. View the NRMP 2019 Annual Report . We […]

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 […]