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  • SUNY - Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine (Brooklyn)
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Brooklyn
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?

50 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)?

"What do you do in your spare time?" Report Response

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

"What types of community service & volunteer experiences have you been involved with?" Report Response

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

"Why would you want to go to Downstate?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"No intersting questions." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"No difficult questions." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Checked Downstate Website." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Student tour guides had very positive attitude towards the school and had good information on classes/dorming/etc. Great clinical sites for 3rd and 4th year rotations." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Facilities are old - anatomy lab is like a dungeon, not really well ventilated." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Directions to the school arent too good on the website. Stress was placed on past community service?" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview at Downstate was definitely a non stress interview. They asked the standard questions - Why do you want to become a doctor? What are your activities? Blah Blah Blah. After my interview, the interviewer tried to kid of "sell the school" talking about all of its strengths etc." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

04/08/2003

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