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  • Albany Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Albany
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?

45 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

What type of interview was it?

Open file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Docs in your family? What company would you be a CEO of? What 3 qualities would you bring to the table as a medical student here? How would you handle a 16 y.o. girl that wanted an abortion? Ethics questions on death penalty and abortion." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Scenario question regarding giving an abortion to a mentally disabled 13 year old girl (and mother wants preg. terminated), what do you do?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Should life be cherished? Why then is there a death penalty?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"web site" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"People are very nice. The hospital is a good one. Its a major facility in the area, serving a large pop. base. Excellent Oncology and Pediatric facility. Housing is cheap." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"tuition, the cold and psycho taxi cab drivers that use the word f*** as an adj, verb, noun, pronoun etc." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The huge emphasis on ethics based questions in touchy subjects like abortion and the death penalty." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I had two interviews. One with a faculty member and a medical student (2 on 1) and another with just a medical student. The faculty member seemed uninterested in me at first but eventually gained interest as the interview progressed. Both medical students that I interviewed with were very easy to talk to." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/15/2003

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