FindAResident is a year-round search tool designed to help you find open residency and fellowship positions. FAR 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

Residency and fellowship positions can become available outside of the ERAS or NRMP schedule. So can outstanding candidates. Participate in FAR for year-round access to continually updated position...

FAQ About FindAResident

Check our prior to registration to see a dynamic listing of all the positions currently available by specialty, PGY level and geographic region. If you do not see a position that interests you, check...

Steps in the FindAResident Process

The FAR subscription fee is $75 for applicants; active ERAS users pay $30. Your subscription will continue from the date of purchase until the end of the FAR season (the last business day in...

FindAResident Policies

The AAMC is dedicated to promoting integrity in graduate medical education, and advocates high standards during the application process. FindAResident (FAR) is committed to supporting a high standard...
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