About Residency Admissions

Are you applying for a residency training position?

In 2016, 42,370 residency applicants competed for 30,750 post-graduate training positions through the National Residency Match Program®. 11,620 registered candidates did not match or obtain a residency training position through the National Residency Match Program®. Poorly prepared ERAS® applications, ineffective personal statements, sub-optimal interview skills and lack of planning were among the top reasons for not obtaining a residency training position. In addition, a significant number of qualified candidates who obtained a post-graduate position did not match to their top choice.

How are you going to compete?
The resident selection process has changed significantly. Learn how to navigate this ultra-competitive process, get selected to interview and achieve your goal of matching into the specialty and program of your choice with expert advice from Residency Pro.

Need a residency insider to show you the ropes?

Donald T. Morrish, MD is your experienced residency pro.

Your residency insider, Donald T. Morrish, MD started Residency Pro to help medical students/ graduates around the world successfully apply for residency training positions.

Dr Morrish knows exactly what it takes to compete for your residency program of choice.


Donald T. Morrish, MD is a board certified practicing physician. He graduated from the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology Program Director School and he has served several years as an Associate Residency Program Director. He has reviewed several thousand ERAS® applications and personal statements. He’s conducted hundreds of residency interviews.

Dr Morrish is the recipient of multiple post-graduate National Faculty Teaching Awards for Excellence in Resident Education, including the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology.