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2014-04-18 12:32:35

But they acknowledge this would have workforce implications for the NHS The pass mark for a two-part test that international medical graduates must pass to work as a doctor in the UK should be raised to reduce differences in performance between international and UK medical graduates, suggest researchers on bmj.com today. But they warn that this could create "severe workforce planning challenges" for the NHS, which has traditionally relied on international medical graduates, especially...

2014-04-15 16:28:33

OTTAWA, April 15, 2014 /CNW/ - A record number of graduating students and physicians matched to residency training programs in Canada this year, the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) announced today. A total of 3,255 graduating students and physicians were matched in the 2014 R-1 Main Residency Match and will begin their postgraduate training on July 1, 2014. A total of 2,779 Canadian medical graduates (CMGs) were matched to residency programs, representing 96 per cent of...

2014-03-20 23:32:27

In the 2014 NRMP Main Residency Match results released today, more than 16,000 U.S. medical school seniors are among the 25,687 applicants who successfully matched to first-year residency positions. Students receive Match results today at their medical school Match Day ceremonies. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Embargoed for release until 1:00 PM EDT, March 21, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program®(NRMP®) 2014 Main Residency Match® results released today...

2014-03-18 23:31:28

More than 17,000 U.S. allopathic medical school seniors and 16,000 other applicants will receive “Match Day” results on Friday, March 21, 2014. The NRMP matching algorithm pairs applicants with their preferred U.S. medical residency training programs. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) will announce the 2014 Main Residency Match® results for more than 17, 000 United States allopathic medical school seniors and 16,000...

2014-02-27 23:34:31

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has released a data report summarizing fellowship positions offered and filled in programs participating in the NRMP’s Specialties Matching Service® (SMS®) for the 2014 appointment year. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has published Results and Data Specialties Matching Service, 2014 Appointment Year, a report summarizing all fellowship Matches in the NRMP's...

2014-01-27 23:22:13

New Book, Resident's Guide to the Fellowship Match: Rules for Success, demystifies the fellowship selection process for residents. Written by Dr. Samir Desai, a faculty member at the Baylor College of Medicine, it shows residents how to secure positions in competitive fellowship programs. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 After completing medical school, students enter residency training. For some, this is the last step in the arduous process of becoming a physician. For others,...

2014-01-15 23:25:51

The inaugural NRMP/ECFMG Charting Outcomes in the Match for International Medical Graduates has been published. The report highlights the characteristics of international medical school students and graduates (IMGs) that contribute to success in matching to residency programs. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) are pleased to announce the publication of "Charting...

2013-11-21 23:33:06

National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Executive Director Mona Signer gave two informational updates on NRMP data for medical audiences at the AAMC 2013 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA on November 1, 2013. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Executive Director, Mona M. Signer, presented her annual “NRMP Update” in two sessions at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 2013 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA on...

2013-10-24 23:30:14

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has published Results of the 2013 Applicant Survey for Preferred Specialty and Applicant Type which identifies the top factors used by Match applicants as they rank and apply for residency training programs. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has published the Results of the 2013 Applicant Survey by Preferred Specialty and Applicant Type. The survey asked applicants...

2013-10-10 23:27:01

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has distributed its inaugural online newsletter, The Match Illuminator, featuring the latest Match news and resources for graduate medical education audiences. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) has launched its first monthly e-newsletter, The Match Illuminator, a one page resource containing the latest NRMP news, Match data, and useful information about the Main Residency Match and...