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Connect with More Candidates for your Programs at the AACOM/AOGME Virtual Residency Fair

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Join us for the second AACOM/AOGME Virtual Residency Fair on Friday, October 9, 2020 from 1-9PM ET and take advantage of a great opportunity to connect with potential candidates for your programs during the 2020-2021 residency application process.

This year is unlike any other for the residency application and review process,with less information and fewer opportunities for connections between programs and medical students. Join the residency fair to showcase and share information about your program, your selection criteria and connect and learn about potential candidates.



When is the Virtual Residency Fair?

  • Stay tuned for our 2021 Virtual Residency Fair Schedule


What is a Virtual Residency Fair?

  • We will provide a virtual event site and live chat features that are web-based and accessible via internet connection using desktop,laptop, and mobile devices.

  • There will also be an interactive chat tool, which provides live communication between you and potential candidates.  

  • Participating organizations are provided with two of their own interactive chat room(s) and customized profile page, which will showcase information about their program, such as organization descriptions, videos, pictures, PDF links, and social media links.  

  • We will provide data from attendee registration forms, including contact information, CVs and other portfolio-type uploads.

  • Event reporting includes chat activity and filtered reporting of candidates as well as an export feature to batch resumes/CVs, contact information into pdf reports



Who Should Attend?

  • All residency programs interested in sharing or showcasing their program with potential applicants, sharing information about ideal candidates, program specific screening process for interviews,etc. Over 70 organizations and 400 organization reps attended our last virtual residency fair.
  • Candidates seeking residency and fellowship education programs


How Much Does It Cost to Attend?

  • There is a fee of $450 for programs wishing to participate in the October 9 Virtual Residency Fair
  • Discounted pricing is available for those wishing to join the Assembly of Osteopathic Medical Educators (AOGME). Learn more about AOGME membership options. Join AOGME today and receive the following discounted pricing to participate in the fair:
    • If you are an AOGME Associate Member: $350
    • If you are an AOGME Active Member: $250

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Top Reasons to Participate

  • Use the online virtual opportunity to screen and recruit quality candidates. Over 3,300 candidates attended our last virtual residency fair and 100% said the quality of the students (preparedness, company knowledge etc) they met was above average

  • Interact in your own chat room with the option to conduct video interviews. Participating organizations are able to host two chat rooms.

  • Unlimited access to all registered candidates' information including exporting electronic resumes/CVs

  • Efficiently involve experts and other decision-makers in the recruiting process 



How Does it Work?

Once you indicate your interests by registering for this event, we will follow-up with further details and instructions.



Where Do I Have To Go?

The event happens online! Each organization chooses their own chat times, so be prepared to keep a flexible schedule during the virtual fair to speak with the programs you’re interested in. 



How Do I Register

Registration Link Coming Soon



Participating Programs

You can view the list of participating programs on the registration page:
(Coming Soon)



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Comments from Past Attendees

"Honestly this was so much easier than attending a residency fair in person, where there is a hubbub of attendees. I felt there was more order, as the hosts could speak with each person as they came into the chat. Was able to learn so much about the programs."

"This went very smoothly. I was very happy with it. This platform was hands down better and easier and less stressful than others I have used. Thank you."

"Loved being able to speak directly with residents and program directors."