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Association of American Medical Colleges

Academic Medicine®

Academic Medicine August 2013 cover

Academic Medicine®, the AAMC's monthly, peer-reviewed journal, is an international forum for the exchange of ideas and information important to medical schools and teaching hospitals.

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Residencies and Fellowships

ERAS for Fellowship Applicants

ERAS® is a service that transmits fellowship applications, letters of recommendation, medical student performance evaluation (MSPE), medical school transcript, USMLE transcript, COMLEX transcript, and personal statement(s) from you and your Designated Dean’s Office–the ERAS Fellowships Documents Office (EFDO)–to fellowship program directors.

National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®)

The NRMP manages the Main Residency Match® and the Specialties Matching Service®, which includes Matches for more than 40 fellowship subspecialties.


FindAResident® is a year-round service for residents and fellows who want to change specialties, change location, or switch residency or fellowship programs.

Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars and Fellows Program

The Global Health Program provides mentorship and global health research opportunities for early stage investigators from the U.S. and low- and middle-income countries.


AAMC Survey of Resident/Fellow Stipends and Benefits

The purpose of the AAMC Survey of Resident/Fellow Stipends and Benefits is to provide benchmarking data for AAMC-member institutions to use in setting resident/fellow stipends for the next academic year.

FIRST for Residents

The smart financial choices you make today will positively affect your quality of life for years to come. FIRST offers a full range of resources and tools that can help.

Income-Driven Repayment Plans and Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Managing Federal student loan payments while in residency can be difficult. Income-Based Repayment (IBR) may offer manageable payments and may count toward Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF).

Medloans® Organizer and Calculator

Organize and track your loans, then view sample repayment scenarios with the Medloans® Organizer and Calculator, the only Web tool of its kind developed for medical students.