The NRMP is known for promoting a matching process that is fair, equitable and transparent when connecting students and graduates with the clinical training they need to launch their careers. It also is viewed as a source of new and developing ideas and perspectives for how the transition to residency should evolve and how stakeholders internal and external to medical education can consider new processes. This Insights page shares how the NRMP is leveraging education, research, and community engagement opportunities to encourage and inform community and national discussions about residency and the physician workforce.

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Click Learn More to view the Education page which showcases white papers, interviews, reports, and events that speak to unique offerings from the NRMP intended to engage communities and increase understanding of application, ranking, and matching processes.


Click Learn More to view the Viewpoints page which presents NRMP’s opinions and insights on Match-centric topics that illuminate directions in which The Match is moving on process enhancements and innovation.


Click Learn More to view the Research page which provides access to empirical design and analysis of the NRMP and other partner data. All reports produced by the NRMP preserve the confidentiality of applicants, medical schools, residency programs, and teaching hospitals.


Click Learn More to view the Engagement page which highlights NRMP interactions with policymakers and other industries to help inform health policy priorities.


Click Learn More to view the Perspectives page which reflects NRMP’s published pieces that leverage a different lens on the transition to residency.