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  • University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Los Angeles
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

1

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)?

"Almost all of my questions were totally specific to my application and personal history. " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What will you do if you are put into a situation where an attending is hell bent on showing he is in power, and he/she tells you to perform a procedure you are ethically against?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"probably the same as above. I am very against abortion, and she wanted to know how I would handle being told I had to do it. " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Re-read application, read school's website. Not much time for anything else. It was slightly last-minute. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The interview was so conversational and low-key. Very casual, and non-stressful. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The lunch and tour were way too rushed. I didn't have much time to get to my interview or collect my thoughts afterward. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That I would have an interview of an hour and 45 minutes. I'm from California, so it was no big deal, but I had no idea when to expect the afternoon to be over. It would have been a problem if i had needed to catch a plane. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It was the most casual easygoing interview ever, but the admissions office-sponsored stuff seemed way to scattered and rushed. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/10/2004

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