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  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Chicago
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 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?

3

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

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

"Besides patient care, what other responsibilities should doctors assume?" Report Response

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

"Medicine is a long career...what are you going to do so you don't get burned-out?" Report Response

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

"Medicine is time consuming...how are you going to handle your personal life (spouse, children) and professional life?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How are you going to deal with the emotional toll of dealing with sick patients?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"nothing i couldn't answer" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read my applications, this website, mock interview" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"the staff is super friendly and willing to take care of you while in med school. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"nothing...but one of the med students said the school lags on technology (they are just about to get wireless this year) and sometimes professors don't give out notes" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"check flight status if it's snowing!!!!!!!!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Both MD's and the med student were very nice and willing to listen to what i had to say. They only have your personal statement and addendum, so they don't know what your numbers are. It was more like a coversation." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/05/2005

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