Residency Match Resources

NRMP Medicine Specialty Matching Program Largest in History

January 20, 2021
Match 2021 is off to a great start! This year’s NRMP Medicine Specialty Matching Program (MSMP) was the largest in...

Applying to Residency - Carisa Champion, DO, MPH, JD

October 16, 2020
At this point, you’ve researched residency programs until you can’t see straight and are figuring out where to...

Applying to Residency - Finding a Program Where You Can Thrive

October 12, 2020
The 2021 NRMP Main Match is open. But now what? There are thousands of programs with spots available in this...

Applying to Residency in a Pandemic ‒ Don’t Panic, Get the Facts!

September 9, 2020
There is little that COVID-19 hasn’t impacted in our daily lives—everything from special events like weddings,...

Applying for Residency: 2021 Match Season – Important Dates & Resources

September 9, 2020
We understand how uncertain the times are right now, but know you are not alone in navigating it. Due to the...


March 29, 2020
It was an historic Match Day for DO students and graduates. This year's NRMP Main Residency Match was the largest on...

Match 2020 By The Numbers

March 28, 2020
NRMP #Match2020 Results. 90.7% match rate for DO Seniors. Up 2.6% over 2019. Up 13% over...

Match Stories

March 27, 2020
Match Day success stories from the archives as well as new stories from Match2020!   MATCH...

FAQ: The single GME 5-year transition concludes on June 30

Here’s what you need to know about residency programs, Osteopathic Recognition and board certification.

COMLEX-USA for Residency Program Directors

A valuable guide for RPDs (and others) to better understand COMLEX-USA scores and usage.

A Conversation on Single GME

March 24, 2020
Kenneth B. Simons, MD , Senior Associate Dean for GME and Accreditation at the Medical College of Wisconsin...

Fellowship Match Recap

More than 9,916 fellowship positions filled through NRMP Specialties Matching Service.  

Stories from the Road: A Conversation with Jonathan Bardahl, DO, on Choosing a Specialty

March 22, 2020
Jon Bardahl, DO, is currently training in pediatric medicine at OSF HealthCare. In the upcoming academic year...

Myths and Misconceptions – Match 2020

March 22, 2020
With a single GME system comes expanded training opportunities for DO and MD applicants—and many are anxiously...

Match Celebrations

It's Match week and everybody is invited.  Share your congratulatory messages, photos and videos here!

3 Easy Ways to Make #VirtualMatchDay Memorable

March 15, 2020
Even though Match 2020 events have been canceled to contain the spread of COVID-19 and help flatten the curve, that...

#Match2020 Main Tag Board

Where all the #Match2020 tweets live from Twitter.

NRMP Resources

Great resources for Match Week, SOAP applicants, and others.
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