SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Physician network Doximity, with its partner US News & World Report, will announce the results of the first comprehensive national evaluation of medical and surgical residency programs on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 8:00 am EDT.
The report will detail the top 10 residency programs in the country across 20 different medical specialties based on over 50,000 peer nominations from board-certified physicians. Residency Navigator, a free tool to help medical students find the best programs for their interests, will also launch on Wednesday. Both the Institute of Medicine (IOM) and the Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ) have made public requests for increased transparency into medical residency training in the last few weeks.
Reporters can request a preview of the data by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The national Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) will begin accepting medical student applications on Monday, September 15, 2014.