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  • University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Aurora
Overall Experience

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

Closed file

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

"What specific things would you do to develop a relationship with patients and efficiently maximize your time with them?" Report Response

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

"A relative of yours tells you informally to never put them in a nursing home but then get Alzheimer's and you can't care for them yourself. Do you honor their wishes or not?" Report Response

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

"What impact will the large number of aging Baby Boomers have on the field of health care?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What did you have for breakfast?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is a big problem on Native American reservations. What measures would you take to combat that and should expecting mothers be forcibly prevented from consuming alcohol there?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Studentdoctor.net, mock interviews, attending a panel presentation of pre-health interviewers, researching ethics and current medical events, researching the UCDHSC SOM website." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The new campus - wow! Everything is so state-of-the-art and beautiful." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Everything was a little disorganized because we were the first group that they had interviewed for the year and it was the first time students had been interviewed at the new campus." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"A lot of the questions from one of my interviewers were about Native Americans because the interviewer had worked with Native Americans for much of her life. So I suppose wish I had known more about Native American issues." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It was definitely a positive experience but it left me still unsure if I had done the best job I could have." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

About how much did you spend on room, food, and travel?

< $100

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/26/2007

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

8 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

6 out of 10

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