residency matching


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residency matching

The assignment of medical students to postgraduate medical residency training programs.
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c]] to a 4-year cohort of graduating medical school students from Tulane University in an attempt to correlate student personality traits with ultimate residency matching results.
Sirio has represented the AMA to the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, the Internal Medicine Residency Review Committee and the National Residency Matching Program.
The Social Media Residency uses a medical residency metaphor, complete with residency matching, chief residents, rounding and rotations covering each of the major "specialties" in social media.