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  • University of California Davis School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Sacramento
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?

45 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"Tell me about yourself. What experience have you learned the most from?" Report Response

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

"If a 44-yr old drunk driver kills two people, does he deserve rehab or time in prison." Report Response

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

"What would you tell a lady who refuses to get her child vaccinated? What would you do about the econmic problems in the health care system?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What would one of your biology lab partners (one who does not necesaarily like you) say your strenghts and weaknesses are?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"If a patient is faced with a decision between two treatments, and he/she insists that you pick (despite your efforts to presuade him/her otherwise) ... what will you do." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reviewed my app, Read SDN." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"There are 5 free clinics, run by the students. Students are able to partcipate as early as the first day of their first year. Tuition is extrememly cheaper than out-of-states!!!" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Lack of diversity within 1st and 2nd year classes. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I was really impressed with the student clinics. I did not mind the 20 minute drive between the med schoool and the Medical Center in Sacramento. I can appreciate that there is not lots to do in Davis, since maintaining academic focus will be crucial, but social life is something to consider." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/10/2002

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