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  • Albany Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Albany
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Neutral

What was the stress level of the interview?

7 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?

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 had a patient who was terminally ill and becoming resistant to higher and higher doses of morphine, and you were worried that increasing his dose any further could cause respiratory arrest, what would you do? " Report Response

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

"Why medicine? What are you looking for in a medical school? Tell me about your research, major, extracurriculars, hobbies, etc." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If you could have dinner with anyone from the past, who would it be? What was your most valuable non-science course?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What are some of the problems with the US healthcare delivery system? Some difficult moral/ethical questions as well - stem cells, euthanasia, and hospice topics." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read my AMCAS, school's website" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The supportive environment of the school." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The city." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That Albany is very big on moral/ethical questions so be very well prepared for that topic." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I found out about my Wednesday interview on Monday, so I had very little time to prepare. Overall, I liked the school and the facilities." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/13/2002

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