Get Ready for the Osteopathic Match

By Ravish Amin

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Match program for osteopathic medical students places medical students into OGME-1 preliminary, OGME-1 traditional, or OGME-1 resident programs. Osteopathic medical students can find Osteopathic Intern and Residency programs listed on the Opportunities website ( that are approved by the AOA Program and Trainee Review Council (PTRC). Options for medical students include:

OGME-1 Resident:  Resident programs that include Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and OMT, Family Medicine/Emergency Medicine, Integrated Family Medicine/NMM, Integrated Internal Medicine/NMM, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine/Emergency, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopedic Surgery, Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery, Pediatrics, Proctologic Surgery, Psychiatry, and Urological Surgery

OGME-1 Preliminary: Diagnostic Radiology, Opthalmology, Pathology, Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine and OMT, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Radiation Oncology.

OGME-1 Traditional: Dermatology, Public Health, and Preventive Medicine

Osteopathic medical student timeline:

  • June: Register for the AOA Intern/Resident Registration Program (the “Match”) online via the Match web site at
  • July -January: Register with Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS), submit applications, and attend interviews.
  • November: Osteopathic programs are available on the Match website.
  • January : Submission of program Rank Order Lists
  • February: Results of the match are available to students.

Resources for osteopathic medical students:

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