Medical student resources

Residency match resources

How the Match Works

NRMP - National Residency Matching Program
ERAS - The Electronic Residency Application System
NRMP Match Site - Match schedules for residency and fellowhsip, log-in page

Finding the Right Residency

Residency Finder - Search for the residency programs, in the city of your choice
Medical Errors and Residency Work Hours - a discussion of the link between long work hours and the number of medical errors (originally posted July, 2001).
AMA - FREIDA - Residency search engine, workforce stats and specialty stats
ACP-ASIM - Internal Medicine residency database
AAFP - Family Practice residency info.

Matching for Medical Students

Planning to get into a residency - suggestions to improve your chances for getting the residency you want - Match and residency articles with an attitude
CareerMD - A "career planning" service with residency search bot
San Francisco Match - Support services for residency and fellowship applicants and programs
Strolling through the Match - AAFP
Becoming a Pediatrician - resource for pre-med and medical students with an interest in Pediatrics.

How competitive am I for residency?

Will you be AOA?:Yes
Have you done research?:Yes
Do you have publications?:Yes
Are you a US senior in med school?:Yes