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  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Cincinnati
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?

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)?

"What would you do with the frozen embryos (see above)" Report Response

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

"Why medicine? Why Cincinnati (THEY WILL ASK THIS FOR OUT-OF-STATERS)? Why now? What you want to do?" Report Response

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

"If you were appointed "sec of health" and was the final say in the US health care system for the government, what would you do to help others, uninsured, medication, costs?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Parents have IVF and multiple embryo's. They are killed in a car accident and you are in charge of the still frozen embryo's, what do you do with them." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What do we do to solve the underinsured of this country, HMO's, socialized medicine, and costs." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read a ton of material from the web. I looked at politicalagenda.com, good material." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The facilities. The school has invested quite a bit in it's interior facilities, and are starting remodeling of the whole place this year. When finished it should be amazing." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The neighborhoods. The med center is bordered by two areas that are not that great ("hoods"). The other side is undergrad campus, and the other is a nicer ritzy place." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"How much coming from out of state can save you in the long run. You can get resident tuition after 1 year, potentially saving yourself 40k or more." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The actual interview part is stressful, know your stuff especially your application! They will comment on your essays, grades, etc. As well as you knowledge of the world of medicine." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/10/2002

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