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UAB Medical School Match Day

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UAB's School of Medicine celebrated the 2014Match Day at the at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center on Friday.
On Match Day medical school graduates learn where they will carry out their residency and in which medical specialty.
Match Day is coordinated by the National Resident Matching Program. The program provides an impartial venue for matching residency programs with the 16,000 U.S. medical school students and 20,000 independent applicants.  U.S. and international medical graduates compete for the positions every year.
163 Students are expected to graduate from UAB School of Medicine this June.
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