Health & Science

Love Match

For fourth-year medical students Bryan Walker and Ali McFarland, the approach of Match Day on March 17 was nerve-wracking. It is the same for every medical student in the country—the day they find out where they will spend the next several years in residency training. But Walker and McFarland, who started dating in their second year at Tufts School of Medicine, were hoping not just for placements at one of their top choices, but a match together.