American Osteopathic Association

Advancing the distinctive philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine

What is the Osteopathic Match?

Through the Osteopathic Match, students are placed in osteopathic programs for the first postgraduate year of training. Applicants must use the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) to register for the Match. Participation in the Match is required in order to secure a first year position in an osteopathic training program.     

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