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Essential Web Sites
Careers in Medicine
Note: you must log in to use the resources. Careers in Medicine is a program of the AAMC. It is a career planning program designed to help you choose a medical specialty and select and apply to a residency program. View all specialties
ERAS for Residency Applicants
ERAS is a service that transmits residency, fellowship and osteopathic internship applications, letters of recommendations, MSPEs/Dean's Letters, medical school transcripts, USMLE transcripts, COMLEX transcripts, and other supporting credentials from you and your designated Dean's Office to program directors.
Requires a free account. FREIDA Online is a database with over 8,700 graduate medical education programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, as well as over 200 combined specialty programs.
NRMP Data and Reports
Review residency match data, fellowship match data, and research reports such as Charting Outcomes of the Match
Choosing a Specialty - Books and Web Sites
Pathway Evaluation Program for Medical Professionals
The Pathway Evaluation Program for Medical Professionals is a career-planning program designed to help medical students make informed specialty decisions. To this end, the Specialty Profiles included in this program were revised in 2003 to provide students with current information about 42 specialties. Information is based on aggregate data compiled from surveys completed by 2,407 practicing physicians.
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