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"Information about Off or On Camus Housing & Financial aid."
"You are a pharmacy technician and your supervisor has just given you a bad evaluation. You don't believe the evaluation was completely fair. How do you approach your supervisor regarding the evaluation? (about 4 follow up questions after)"
"How would you handle a patient who refused to follow guidelines for religious regions. Example given was a diabetic patient who didn't want to follow a diet because they were fasting for religious reasons."
"All were long situational questions with 4-5 follow up questions personal-related . What would you do if a patient refused to follow the pharmacist's instructions due to religious beliefs?"
"Suppose you were a pharmacist and you knew that a specific doctor had a habit of overprescribing antibiotics, even to treat things like a sore throat. What would this cause?"
"What is one of the biggest problems in health care today?"
"Why did you choose pharmacy?"
"Tell me about yourself."
"Why did you choose Oregon?( I am out of state)"
"How have you dealt with difficult customers in your pharmacy?"
"Explain your route to pharmacy."
"What classes are you enrolled in this term?"
"Why OSU COP?"
"My interviewer had access to my PharmCAS personal statement so she asked me a question about that."
"Tell us a little about yourself."
"Tell us about your pharmacy experience."
"Did you apply for schools in California? why do you want to come to OSU?"
"Tell me a little bit about yourself"
"Tell me about your research work?"
"The second one - about the pharmacists duty/obligation to the community."
"What do you like to do for fun? (not an interesting question, but you can come up with an interesting ans)"
"Everything was conversational. Its´s like meeting an acquintance and telling him or her what your goal in life is and what led you through this pathway. how was your school etc."
"Surprisingly, I was only asked very generic questions about myself, my interest in pharmacy and my future plans. "
"What do you think about the United Healthcare system"
"If I (the interviewer) were God and could bestow upon you any talent on earth, what would you choose to do?"
"What's a hot topic in pharmacy right now?"
"Mostly general questions."
"Nothing that was out of the ordnary."
"If could pursue any career, other than pharmacy, what would it be?"
"None of the questions were interesting but they were open ended."
"What do you do for fun?"
"What is wrong with health care today?"
"What kind of reading do you like to do?"
"The writing sample question centered around an ethical dilemma. This required several minutes of contemplation before I was ready to answer the question. Come prepare understanding the ethics of the profession."
"What do you think about the law that was passed that allowed the pharmacists to fill or refuse to fill an anti-pregnancy pill? I think this law was called "freedom of consciousness" (sp?), don't even know if this correct or not. Can't remember. "
"What is your experience with Pharmacy?"
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