Pediatrics continued to be a popular specialty choice in the 2017 Match, filling 98%
of all offered positions. Categorical pediatrics filled 98.4% of all positions.
Internal medicine-pediatrics filled 93.4%, and obstetrics-gynecology filled 100% of
all offered positions. Family medicine filled 95.8% of all offered positions.
“This is one of the most exciting days of the year for pediatrics and a day the AAP
family and I enjoy welcoming the newest future pediatricians and members,” said AAP
CEO/Executive Vice President Karen Remley, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., FAAP. “The future
continues to be bright for pediatrics, as evidenced by the high fill rate for our