March 03, 2020

Match Day 2020 set for March 20

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3.15.19UABMatchDay DMS 210Note: The School of Medicine Match Day ceremony has been canceled due to evolving public health concerns surrounding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

The School of Medicine will celebrate Match Day 2020 on Friday, March 20, at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center. Members of the 2020 graduating class will learn which residency program they have matched into.

The first match will be announced at 11 a.m., following a short program beginning at 10:45 a.m. The doors to the Jemison Concert Hall inside of the Alys Stephens center will open at 9:30 a.m.

You can watch the ceremony live online at beginning at 10:45 a.m.

Match Day is coordinated by the National Resident Matching Program, which provides an impartial venue for matching residency programs with more than 42,000 applicants—including graduates from U.S. medical schools, international medical and U.S. osteopathic schools— who compete for available positions each year.