"In 2013, there were nearly 2,000 additional registrants, making for a total of 40,335, and an additional 3,000 active applicants, totaling 34,355, according to the NRMP.
Nearly three-quarters (74%) of applicants matched to PGY-1 positions, and match rates were highest among medical school...
Results and Data
2013 Main Residency Match
For U.S. citizen students and graduates of international medical schools ("U.S. IMG"), the largest numbers were matched to:
- Internal Medicine (Categorical) (868)
- Family Medicine (690)
I am posting my interview experiences for the 2012-2013 match.
International Medical Graduate
Step 1 250 +
Step 2 CK 250 +
Step 2 CS passed on first take
1 MONTH elective in internal medicine at a well reputed hospital.
No research experience.
Did anyone find family med to be extremely competitive this year? I applied for both IM and family, with family as my backup. But surprisingly I had more interviews for IM than I did for family. Just wondering if anybody else noticed that too.
From this data, what do the majority of matched residents have in common?
2013 Main Residency Match - Advance Data Tables
Seniors of U.S. Allopathic Medical Schools 2013 (No. & %)
Active Applicants 17,487 100%
Matched PGY-1 16,390 93.7%...
I applied for neurology, paediatrics and internal medicine last year. So I was thinking of focusing on one this time. Any suggestions?
Also m most interested in neurology. What are its chances compared to internal medicine? I see everyone going for that mostly.
I'll appreciate a...
The IMG docs at Mission:Residency had a 93.2% Match Rate during this past Match, of which 68.75% matched into FIRST CHOICE.
You can find alumni reviews and some of the Matched Programs (including Johns Hopkins/Sinai) on Facebook. To find, enter following on FB Search Box: IV Prep w/Dr...
Congratulations on being matched..yeah yeah partying hard everywhere..
Just a small consideration for all who got low scores/who went unmatched/who failed in CS..
I failed in CS too..My step 1 score was not great either..I got 224..and I matched this season. And NO I did not have any contacts...
7% more IMGs matched this year than last year
What a Match Good Job all
I predict more next year.
Also IMG are getting more things, Anesth, Rads, Ortho, Neuro, Plastic, Surgery, Optho.
Good job all
The match fever has caught up. I have been out of the threads for 3 years and see many changes in the match process. I am probably one if the oldest visiting this thread. I was a frequent visitor to the usmle forum some years ago.
I write to everyone who is struggling with their dreams to...
This is for all the people who are pulling for the SOAP.
Please dont feel alone, we are all here to support you.
GOOD LUCK. BEST WISHES.
Please tell us when the call comes in, what you going for, what you went for , creds, etc.....
1. University of Illinois, Peoria
2. University of Buffalo
3. University of Mississippi
4. University of Kentucky
5. University of Jacksonville, FL
6. Maimonides, NY
please help her and explain if you can, why ?
Whew finally i pulled it together and managed to create my ROL... am shooting for FM and am from Texas. I wish everyone good luck
1. UT San Antonio
2. Texas Tech El Paso
3. LSU Shreveport
4. Penn State Hershey
5. UT Memphis
6. LSU Kenner
7. UH Case Medical Center
1. Drexel/ Hahnemann
2. WSU / Crittenton
3. Advocate Masonic
4. Western Mich Univ/ Kalamazoo
5. University of Nevada -Las Vegas
6. Mercy Hospital Chicago
7. Marshfield Clinic- Wisconsin
8. St. joseph chicago
What do you guys thiink?
ROL for internal medicine categorical
Michigan State University
Advocate Masonic Chicago
Fairview Hospital Cleveland
Harbor Hospital, Baltimore
Pinnacle Health, PA
Berkshire MC, MA
St. Joseph's RMC, NJ
Texas Tech, Odessa
St. Elizabeth's, Ohio.
Can somebody please help me with the ROL. Or at...
Hi everyone. I know favoring a program and writing a rank list is something that varies between different applicants, but any thoughts and advice is appreciated. I have had interviews in the following programs how would you rank them? thanks.
A) University of Nevada- Las vegas