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URMs and residency/fellowship application


10+ Year Member
Aug 20, 2005
east coast
  1. Medical Student
in the med school admissions process applicants can indicate if they are an URM or have some other disadvantaged circumstance, and this may be taken into consideration, along with many other factors obviously

So, my question is do residency/fellowship applications also allow an applicant to indicate URM or other disadvantaged status? Is this information taken into consideration when making a decision?

also, I am NOT trying to start a debate of pro/con of AA, I just want to know if this is or is not the case
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