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Career Planning

Welcome to the NYMC Careers in Medicine Website. This website is to be used in association with the AAMC Careers in Medicine website for medical students. It serves as a centralized resource for New York Medical College students to be able to quickly locate career resources during different points in their medical education.

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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.

AAMC Careers in Medicine
Careers in Medicine (CiM) is a career planning program designed to help you choose a medical specialty and select and apply to a residency program.

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) provides a uniform date of appointment to positions in graduate medical education (GME) in the United States.

Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) is a service that transmits applications, letters of recommendation (LoRs), Medical Student Performance Evaluations (MSPEs), medical school transcripts, USMLE transcripts, COMLEX transcripts, and other supporting credentials from you and your designated dean's office to program directors using the Internet. ERAS consists of MyERAS (the Web site where you create your application), the Dean's Office Workstation (DWS), the Program Director's Workstation (PDWS), and the ERAS PostOffice.