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Primary Care Gaining Popularity In Residency Matches
Health Leaders Media

The number of U.S. medical school students who will enter family medicine residency positions rose 11% over 2010, the second year of increase of these positions in a row, according to the American Association of Medical Colleges.

In this year’s National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), there are 2,708 family medicine residency slots and nearly half of those will be filled with U.S. medical school seniors.