Current State of Fellowship Hiring: Is a Universal Match Necessary? Is It Possible?
- Initial fill rates for family practice residency programs are announced. Sweeney, Rosemarie; Rose, Verna L. // American Family Physician;4/15/1998, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p1751
Presents information on the National Resident Matching Program's (NRPM) 1998 national fill rate for family practice residency programs. Number of students who selected family practice; Comparison of 1998 and 1997; Comments made by Neil Brooks, American Academy of Family Physicians.
- EDITORIAL: A Simple Formula for Continued Improvement in Orthopaedic Surgery Postgraduate Training: Courageous Leadership. Swiontkowski, Marc F. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jun2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 6, p1175
An editorial is presented, which discusses improvements in postgraduate education in orthopedic surgery and the improvements to technology and therapeutics in the field. Also discussed are improvements in the methods used to select resident candidates through the Accreditation Council for...
- CORR Curriculum - Orthopaedic Education: The Evolution of Orthopaedic Surgery Education in Germany. Pape, Hans-Christoph; Dougherty, Paul // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Aug2015, Vol. 473 Issue 8, p2464
The article focuses on the educational structure of orthopaedic surgery in Germany. Topics discussed include the orthopaedic surgery postgraduate training, residency programs, and fellowships and limitations for orthopaedic surgery such as arthroplasty or orthopaedic trauma in the country....
- Residents find their match. // AHA News;03/23/98, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p5
Presents information on the statistics report of first-year residency positions based from the data of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Increase in 1998 residency positions; Statistics between 1994 and 1997; Percentage of medical school seniors that opted for a residency position...
- Are new doctors rebelling against primary care? Rose, Joan R. // Medical Economics;05/26/98, Vol. 75 Issue 10, p34
Reports that medical-school seniors enrolled in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) chose to be trained as generalists instead of primary-care specialists. Speculation over what attributed to this; Statistical data recorded by the NRMP.
- Match numbers drop for primary care. // Family Practice Management;May1998, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p16
Reports of the decline in the number of filled positions in family practice residency programs according to the National Resident Matching Program. Statistical information on the filled positions for 1998 in comparison to March, 1997; Information on the decline of primary-care branches of...
- Bad News to Worse News: 2015 Infectious Diseases Fellowship Match Results. Chandrasekar, Pranatharthi H. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;May2015, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p1438
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article, related to the results released by the U.S. National Resident Matching Program for the infectious diseases (ID) match, which was published in previous issues of the journal.
- Residency RIVALRIES. Jesitus, John // Dermatology Times;Jul2008, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p1
The article reports on the competition for dermatology residency slots in the U.S. Amidst the number-crunching, program directors agree that what makes an applicant stand out often involves intangibles, such as interpersonal and leadership skills. The National Resident Matching Program data...
- Med residents sue for change. Taylor, Mark // Modern Healthcare;5/13/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p22
Reports on the lawsuit filed by medical residents against several hospitals and medical associations in the U.S. District Court of Washington involving the system of placing medical students into hospital residency programs. Claims of the plaintiffs; Response of the National Resident Matching...