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  • University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Birmingham
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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)?

"All the normal stuff...why medicine, why UAB, what do you do for fun, what clinical experiences have you had" Report Response

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

"We were talking about problems in the emergency room and he asked me what I would do to solve them..." Report Response

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

"I wasnt asked this but its a good qstn : what makes you a better applicant than others....think about this one, dont come up with the obvious answers..keep it in mind" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How technology is going to change medicine~ it came up in the conversation" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"No difficult questions, just answer with what you believe in, don't sound contrived " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read this website, thought about some of the most asked questions, studied for a test for the day after" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The new building, and the size of the medical center" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing much really, a great school" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The weather...colder than expected for Alabama :)" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall a very low stress experience, take it easy, they aren't their to grill you, just put a face to your application and you will be fine. Tell the truth too...it always makes for better conversation." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/20/2003

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