All integrated and independent interventional radiology training programs are required to participate in the Match services offered by the National Resident Matching Program Match (NRMP). Programs agree to abide by the NRMP Communications policies for each respective Match program.
IR-integrated residency programs participate in the NRMP Main Residency Match®. IR-independent residency programs participate in the NRMP Specialties Match Program (SMS®) All programs are also encouraged to use the Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS).
IR integrated residency
The interventional radiology-integrated residency match is administered by the NRMP as part of the Main Residency Match. Visit the NRMP Main Residency Match Calendar for more information.
IR Independent Residency
Both ERAS and the NRMP classify the independent IR residency as a fellowship for match purposes. The independent IR residency match is part of the NRMP Specialties Match Program (SMS®). The IR independent residency is part of the ERAS ACGME/RCPSC/UCNS Fellowship - December cycle. Learn about the IR independent residency and the IR independent residency match.
Match dates for the 2022 Radiology - Interventional Radiology Independent Residency Specialty Fellowship Match for 2023 appointments:
Interview dates: Dec. 1, 2021 - Mar. 31, 2022 (as set by APDIR)
2022 match dates (as set by NRMP)
- March 23, 2022: Match Opens
- April 20, 2022: Rank Order List Entry Opens
- May 18, 2022: Quota Change Deadline
- June 1, 2022: Rank Order List Certification Deadline
- June 15, 2022: Match Day