Spring 2017
Facts and Figures

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Class of 2017 Learns Residency Match Results

The ballroom of the Joe Crowley Student Union and the classrooms of the 1701 W. Charleston campus in Las Vegas were transformed into the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as medical students from University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine opened their golden snitches to learn their residency matches.

Sixty-one students in the Class of 2017 matched with residency institutions in Nevada and across the nation, continuing the school’s long tradition of placing its students in competitive programs in the U.S.

By the numbers:

  • 22 School of Medicine graduates, or 36 percent, will enter primary care specialties including internal medicine, pediatrics and family medicine.
  • 21 students, or 34 percent of the Class of 2017, will remain in Nevada to complete their residency training.

By Specialty

  • Internal Medicine: 10
  • Psychiatry: 9
  • General Surgery: 8
  • Family Medicine: 7
  • Anesthesiology: 6
  • Emergency Medicine: 5
  • Orthopaedic Surgery: 3
  • Pathology: 3
  • Pediatrics: 3
  • Medicine-Pediatrics: 2
  • Neurology: 1
  • OB/GYN: 1
  • Ophthalmology: 1
  • Otolaryngology: 1
  • Radiology: 1

View the complete 2017 match results