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  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Dallas
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

25 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)?

"If you were to bring a case to the president for funding stem cell research who would you bring." Report Response

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

"3 ppl you would like to eat dinner with. " Report Response

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

"how wouuld youo describe yourself..(one word)" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What about you did you leave out on your application because you did not want us to know about it...I was laughing in my head when i heard that question. " Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"3 things i would change about myself that would help me do better in medical school..ok i can thing of 2 tops..he kept pushing for 3..." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"sdn, read a book on ethics..basically one guy asked all the stuff i had printed from sdn word for word.." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"parkland, the student center, our tour guide....also the guide told us she worked up to 120 hours one week as a 4th year..bit excessive..but you get excellent training.. long white coats. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"not to much money dedicated to training facilities..actually they barely have any unlike UT houston. Its obviously b/c ms 3's adn 4's take on huge responsibilities at parkland. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"its hard getting around dallas if you are unfamiliear with the roads...soo many @#[email protected]# highways." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall the day was avg..not really much to tour but parkland is simply an awsome hospital. Our med student told us she has delivered more babies than a lot of residents. Also in the ER patients have an option of seeing a MS3/4 instead of a real doctor due to the normally extremely long waits. get unbelievable clinical experience and training..get to see a lot of late stage pathology...due to the indigent pop. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/21/2006

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

7 out of 10

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