R-1 statistics – 2000

Students Matched to First Choice Discipline in 2000
Canadian Graduates 2000 PGY-1 Match Results, First Iteration Match
Match Results for All Graduates, Prior Graduates and Couples, 2000
Positions Vacant After First Iteration by Faculty of Medicine & Discipline, 2000 Match
Career Choices of Canadian Students & Graduates
Results of the Second Iteration of the 2000 Match by Discipline
Second Iteration Results for Prior Year Grads of Canadian Medical Schools 1995-2000
Second Iteration Match Results for International Medical School Graduates 1995-200

Students matched to first choice discipline in 2000

Residency programs % of students
matched to first
ranked program
% of students
matched to first
choice of discipline
Anesthesia 58 89
Cardiac surgery 20 47
Community medicine 50 83
Dermatology 12 24
Diagnostic radiology 36 63
Emergency medicine 32 56
Family medicine 76 99
General surgery 69 88
Internal medicine 62 90
Laboratory medicine 60 70
Medical genetics 100 100
Neurology (adult) 26 63
Neurosurgery 75 100
Nuclear medicine 67 67
Obstetrics/gynecology 62 93
Ophthalmology 27 42
Orthopedic surgery 48 83
Otolaryngology 56 75
Pediatrics 34 71
Physical medicine and rehabilitation 75 100
Plastic surgery 15 30
Psychiatry 77 95
Radiation oncology 64 82
Thoracic surgery 0 0
Urology 40 75

Canadian Graduates 2000 PGY-1 Match Results, First Iteration Match

Match Results for All Graduates, Prior Graduates and Couples, 2000

# in Match # matched to first ranked choice % matched to first choice # matched within top three programs % matched within top three choices % Unmatched
All Applicants 1154 663 57.5 930 80.6 6.1
Prior Year Graduates 21 8 38.1 14 66.7 23.8
Couples 35 17 48.6 25 71.4 0

Positions Vacant After First Iteration by Faculty of Medicine & Discipline, 2000 Match

Discipline Mem Dal McG Ott Qu Tor Mac Wes Man Sas Alb Cal BC Total
Anatomical Pathology 1 1 2
Community medicine 2 2
Family medicine 5 20 4 9 9 11 58
General pathology 1 1 2
Internal medicine 3 1 1 5
General surgery 3 1 4
Laboratory medicine 2 1 3
Medical genetics 1 1 2
Medical microbioloby 1 1
Neuropathology 1 1
Neurosurgery 1 2 3
Obstetrics/gynecology 1 1
Occupational medicine 1 1
Physical medicine and rehabilitation 1 1 2
Psychiatry 3 1 1 2 3 1 11
Radiation oncology 1 2 3
Total 13 28 3 0 6 0 1 11 17 15 3 1 3 101
Note: Mem = Memorial; Dal = Dalhousie; McG = McGill; Ott = Ottawa U; Qu = Queen’s; Tor = Toronto; McM = McMaster; Wes = Western; Man = Manitoba; Sas = Saskatchewan; Alb = Alberta; Cal = Calgary; BC = British Columbia

2000 Career Choices of Canadian Students & Graduates in the First Iteration

Residency programs No. of applicants
first choice career
selections
Quota
offered*
Quota
filled
Quota
vacant
Anesthesia 62 60 60 0
Anatomic pathology 2 6 4 2
Cardiac surgery 15 7 7 0
Community medicine 6 8 6 2
Dermatology 17 4 4 0
Diagnostic radiology 67 43 43 0
Emergency medicine 34 19 19 0
Family medicine 339 451 393 58
General pathology 0 2 0 2
General surgery 49 58 54 4
Internal medicine 166 175 170 5
Laboratory medicine 10 11 8 3
Medical genetics 2 5 3 2
Neurology 19 13 13 0
Medical microbiology 0 1 0 0
Ped neurology 0 1 1 0
Neurosurgery 8 13 10 3
Nuclear medicine 3 4 4 0
Obstetrics/gynecology 42 46 45 1
Occupational medicine 0 2 1 1
Ophthalmology 33 14 14 0
Orthopedic surgery 42 35 35 0
Otolaryngology 16 15 15 0
Pediatrics 87 65 65 0
Physical medicine and rehabilitation 8 11 9 2
Plastic surgery 33 10 10 0
Psychiatry 61 76 65 11
Radiation oncology 9 14 11 3
Thoracic surgery 1 1 1 0
Urology 22 15 15 0
Totals 1153 1187 1086 99
 * Quota reversions during the running of the match affect overall quota

Results of the Second Iteration of the 2000 Match by Discipline

Discipline Students unmatched from 1st iteration Previous-year medical graduates International medical graduates
Anatomical Pathology 0 0 1
Community medicine 0 0 1
Family medicine 23 4 22
General surgery 2 0 0
Internal medicine 2 0 2
Laboratory medicine 3 0 0
Medical genetics 0 0 2
Medical microbiology 1 0 0
Neuropathology 0 0 1
Neurosurgery 2 1 0
Occupational medicine 0 0 1
Obstetrics/gynecology 0 0 1
Ophthalmology 1 0 0
Pediatrics 0 0 0
Physical medicine & rehabilitation 2 0 1
Psychiatry 3 0 5
Radiation Oncology 1 0 2
Totals 40 5 39

Second Iteration Results for Prior Year Grads of Canadian Medical Schools 1995-2000

Year # of Prev Yr
Grads in match
# Matched %
2000 13 5 38.5
1999 27 14 51.9
1998 38 6 15.8
1997 36 18 50.0
1996 25 7 28.0
1995 23 11 47.8

Second Iteration Match Results for International Medical School Graduates 1995-2000

Year # of IMGs
in match
# Matched %
2000 294 39 13.3
1999 231 35 15.2
1998 205 19 9.3
1997 208 16 8.0
1996 236 11 4.6
1995 240 23 9.6