FindAResident is a year-round search tool designed to help you find open residency and fellowship positions. FindAResident is ideal if you experienced an unsuccessful match through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Main Match® or SOAP®.
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Use FindAResident If

  • You were unsuccessful in the NRMP Match and SOAP.
  • You wish to change specialties, job location, or residency program.
  • You are seeking new fellowship opportunities.

Qualified Applicants

  • Fourth-year medical students
  • International medical graduates (IMGs)
  • Prior-year medical graduates
  • Residents
  • Fellows

FindAResident Features

Learn more about what features FAR requires to assist in placing residents.

FAQ About FindAResident

Learn more about FAR through answers to some frequently asked questions.

Steps in the FindAResident Process

Walk through the process of using FindAResident.

FindAResident Policies

Overview of the FindAResident policies including integrity promotion, refund policy, terms and conditions, data and privacy policy information, and the ERAS-FAR agreement.
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A.G. Gazarov, MD, FindAResident residency applicant