These 3 AMA medical student members have met their Match
After years of training, AMA members who matched with residency programs ponder how they will impact medicine in the next stage of their physician training.
Medical students match in record numbers, celebrate virtually
Fourth-year medical students found out about the next stage of their careers on Friday, but celebrations were largely limited to digital gatherings.
If you’re feeling disappointed on Match Day, you are not alone
If things don’t go according to your plan on Match Day, you aren’t alone. Here’s what former medical students had to say about Match Day disappointment.
So you matched to a residency program—now what?
As a medical student transitioning to residency, your life is going to change significantly. What are the best steps to prepare for the next stage of your career?
What if you don’t match? 3 things you should do
A physician who has worked with unmatched applicants explains how to make the most of the coming year and improve the odds of matching the next cycle.
No match for you? SOAP offers last-minute options
The Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program can be a vehicle through which unmatched medical students find a home for residency. Here’s how.
Match: Which specialties place most residents through SOAP
For eligible unmatched applicants to residency programs, the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP) can be a chance to land a residency position that went unfilled.
Drive your Match journey
Learn how to take control of your program research, interviews and more on the road to residency.
Chart your future
You worked hard to succeed in medical school, now own your next adventure. AMA is your ally on the journey to residency and beyond. We’re here to help you succeed every step of your medical career.
Essential Tools & Resources
FREIDA™, the AMA Residency & Fellowship Database®
Medical Specialty Guide
"Shadow Me" Specialty Profile series
USMLE prep resources
Making the Rounds podcast (Apple podcasts)
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