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"Literally told me day after interview I got in"
"Financial aid should come more prepared next time with updated dates on the packets. But overall, everyone was jolly nice and super friendly."
"Be more prompt and organized come interview dates! Also, they should try to speed up their post-interview responses and feedback."
"Perhaps find a bigger room to write the essays in. It felt a little cramped."
"Improve email response time."
"Great job, keep up the good work."
"Nothing. I think they are helpful and cooperative."
"HAVE A MORE AFFORDABLE RATE FOR HOTELS AND GIVE INTERVIEW FEEDBACK WITH THE LETTER OF ACCEPTANCE."
"Why Pharmacy, Why Touro"
"Why Tour? Why Pharmacy?"
"Future of Pharmacy"
"What drug fascinates you above all others? Why is this drug so meaningful to you and how did it influence your interest in pharmacy? (For me, it was not a specific drug that interested me in pharmacy, so don't feel obliged to give a direct answer here)"
"Name a failure you have had"
"Tell us about yourself, why pharm, why touro?"
"Everyone in my group had research experience. They asked us all what our research was about?"
"What challenge do pharmacists face"
"What challenges and opportunities face pharmacy in the future?"
"Where do you envision pharmacy in 2026?"
"Why Touro? If you were any food, what would you choose to be? What is your greatest achievement? What do you think about technology and websites that allow people to diagnose illnesses by typing in symptoms? If you were ethically against dispensing a drug that a physician prescribed, what would you do?"
"What challenges pharmacists may face in the near future?"
"This school is based on teamwork. How have you experienced teamwork from your past experiences?"
"Tell me about yourself."
"About You: Tell us about yourself. Why you for the last spot? Are you satisfied with your life? What is your greatest achievement?"
"If you did not get into pharmacy school, what would you do?"
"Where do you see pharmacy 10 years after you graduate?"
"Why pharmacy? What specific field of pharmacy?"
"WHY DID YOU CHOOSE PHARMACY AS A CAREER. WHAT LED YOU TO MAKE THIS CHOICE. WHY NOT MD"
"tell us a little bit of yourself."
"What do you think about Universal Healthcare? "
"Why pharmacy? Where do you see yourself in the future?"
"What do you like to do in your free time?"
"Why pharmacy school?"
"If a patient came in with a prescription that you thought would harm him, would you still give it to him?"
"Why Touro? Why Pharmacy?"
"Tell us about a time you worked in a team and how did that affect you?"
"Tell us a little about yourself, and why you are interested in pharmacy."
"Tell about yourself, why pharmacy, and why Touro?"
"Tell us about the last book you read."
"Tell us about yourself."
"Why Touro/pharmacy/tell me about yourself (obviously!)"
"What is epistimology?"
"What 3 words describe you?"
"Where did I go to school and when did i graduate?"
"Tell us about yourself. why pharmacy. why touro"
"tell me about yourself, and why pharmacy? what do you do for fun?"
"Tell us about yourself and why you chose pharmacy."
"questions about technology in the pharmacy (sorry I forgot the exact question)"
"Why pharmacy, who are you, a time you went above and beyond, plans after pharm school"
"Why are you interested in pharmacy?"
"Pharmacit's right to refuse to dispense b/c of moral objections."
"What do you think about the automated drug dispensing machine? Tell me about yourself and why did you choose Touro? "
"Tell me about yourself. Why did u choose Touro"
"Tell me about yourself? Why pharmacy?"
"what do you do for fun?"
"Tell us about yourself. Why Pharmacy? Why Touro?"
"If the pharmacy becomes too busy, how will you deal with customers and consultations?"
"Tell me about yourself..."
"Tell us about yourself (where you went to school, where you grew up, etc...)"
"How would you deal/what would you do when a patient requested a medication that you were morally against dispensing (EC, suicide pill, etc)?"
"tell me about yourself"
"Why are drugs so expensive in the States compared to others like Canada?"
"What do you think about the use of technology/machines in the pharmacy?"
"what do you like to do on your spare time?"
"Nutrition and role of a pharmacist"
"Do you prefer a structured environment or unstructured environment?"
"How would you explain to a patient that thier co-pay is more than they expected it to be?"
"Situational question: The patient was wanted to take hydroxychloroquine to treat covid. However, it interacted with other medications they were taking. Would you dispense the medication?"
"Tell me a short story about anything (pick any topic)"
"Imagine if all of a sudden that there were no more pharmacists (as in the dispensing role of pharmacists is gone). What would you do then? (be creative with this one; think of something related to drug monitoring and/or regulation, for example)"
"If you could design the front page of the College's newsletter, what would your title be and why?"
"If one last spot left, why should we pick you?"
"Explain one failure in your life."
"Describe yourself in one word."
"If you were any food, what would you choose to be?"
"Your house is on fire and you can save one thing only. What would that be?"
"What club/organization would you start here at Touro?"
"Why drugs are so expensive in America vs. other countries like Canada?"
"Is it ok to make mistakes"
"What is your greatest achievement? (my favorite question)"
"Why do you think prescription insurance is the way it is today?"
"Qualities of a good pharmacist?"
"What is the biggest problem in Pharmacy and how can we change it?"
"What do you hope to get out of pharm school?"
"How would you deal with a conflict with another person?"
"IS TECHNOLOGY IMPORTANT IN TODAYS PHARMACY. PROS AN CONS"
"What would you do with your first pharmacist's paycheck?"
"What I thought about Universal Healthcare."
"Patient came in with a valid prescription you thought might harm him. What do you do?"
"Teamwork with doctors and other health care professionals is important in assessing a patient’s medical illnesses. If a patient in an inpatient setting has pneumonia and you discover that he is not on the correct regiment/protocol of taking his medication, what would you do as a pharmacist?"
"what do you do for fun?"
"Future of pharmacy?"
"Do you think GPA is important? Explain."
"What do you hate the most?"
"What do you Hate most about your life?--In those exact words."
"What do you like to do for fun?"
"You are a 4th year pharmacy student working at Walgreens. A patient comes with a prescription that you think might harm him. MD doesn't respond to you, patient is angry and doesn't trust you and wants the med. Whould you give it to the patient?"
"In a pharmacy setting, rank these three: customer satisfaction, profit of pharmacy, outcome of patient."
"What do you do on your free time?"
"Would you give patient drug if they were intoxicated...?"
"it's late at night and a patient comes into your pharmacy to purchase Plan B pills (morning after pills), would you dispense it to the patient?"
"If I could start up any club on campus, what would it be."
"If you were an editor of a pharmacy journal, what would you write about?"
"If you were the editor of a pharmacy school journal, what would you write about?"
"What would a woodchuck chuck, if a woodchuck could chuck wood? I was so devastated that I didn't even remember what was asked after I introduced myself. "
"something about contributing..blanked out"
"The first question was ''tell me about yourself, why pharmacy, why touro''"
"What was the last book you read for fun?"
"What have you done that was beyond the call of duty?"
"A question directly related to my coursework"
"Do you believe that left-brained tasks will become automated in the future and there will be more of an emphasis on the creative/innovative qualities that people have to offer? Explain."
"Pharmacist's right to refuse dispensing drugs based on moral objections."
"What would you do if a patient requested a medication that you were morally against dispensing?"
"What was the biggest problem/challenge in your life that u have to face and how you solved it? "
"What do you think is the challenge that pharmacists will face in the future?"
"how would you deal with a busy pharmacy and you want to free up the time of the pharmacist?"
"If tomorrow you'll die, what is one thing you wish you would have done or wanted to change about your life?"
"What do you think about pharmacy economics at the global level?"
"something to the effect of... How can pharmacy, whether practiced in the retail or hospital setting, be improved?"
"Why do you think that prescription drugs are more expensive in the United States versus other countries? "
"an elderly women is drug price shopping for an antibiotic because she cannot afford it. what would you do?"
"Now there is an automated machine similar to a bank atm that can dispense general medications. Is that a good thing or a bad thing?"
"What do you plan on doing when you graduate in 2010?"
"describe a time when you were involved in a group. what was your role?
if someone wanted a morning after pill, would your morals interfere?
"If someone purchased a birth-control pill, and you were ethically against it, how would you respond?"
"Most of the questions we were asked were open-ended and situational. "
"This school consists of more females than males. How does that make you feel?"
"What is you biggest concern with pharmacy school?"
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