March 17, 2011 - At noon today, 16,000 upcoming graduates of U.S.
will participate in “Match Day” and learn where they will spend their years of
residency training. According
to the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), which matches the medical
students to residency
positions, many of these students are choosing to pursue careers in highly
competitive medical specialties,
such as surgery, dermatology and anesthesiology.