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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?

5 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?

Open file

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

"What did you learn from your past traveling experiences?" Report Response

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

"If you were the attending physician of a child who was about to die if he didn't get a certain treatment and the parents opposed the treatment on religious grounds...what would you do?" Report Response

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

"If you were admitted, what strengths would you bring to next years incoming class." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Why I felt the scandals in the service academies were such an issue as compared to other schools" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"The question centered on an older patient who had saved 13 sleeping pills and wanted to know, as her physician, how many it would take to end her life. " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read a book on health policy, reviewed some ethical websites, and rehearsed some questions and my responses " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The rich history of outstanding medical education and professionalism that this school exhibits was clearly evident" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The med school itself is pretty rundown...but they are doing some work and a heard a rumor of possible renovations soon" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"It's not all that bad and it's not as nerve racking as it's cracked up to be" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall, I felt pretty good. The admissions staff was helpful and very friendly and my interviewers were pretty laid back...I count is as a very worthwhile experience" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/10/2003

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