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  • University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Seattle
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Where do you see yourself in 10-15 years." Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 2)?

"What would you do if I a terminally ill patient called you from their home and told you that they had been saving their pain meds for the last several weeks and wanted to say goodbye and thank you.?" Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 3)?

"Tell us something, anything about yourself." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If you went to a bank for a loan to pay your malpractice insurance and the bank owner came to you and basically said it would be no problem to give you the loan if you would test his son for drugs without him knowing. What would you say?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What about your application has changed since last year?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read UW bioethics page, mock interviews, stayed up on current events." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Friendly people and small groups." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"A bit behind schedule and the interviewers on my sheet were not the same that were in the room." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"NA" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Pretty good. One of the interviewers (obviously the bad cop for the day) kept on about one of the ethical situations which basically led to a "I can't do anything, but thanks for asking" answer, but other than that, they were friendly. I didn't get in and don't know why yet, but other than that, pretty good." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Faculty member

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/13/2003

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