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  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Norfolk
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

2

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"Will you continue your practice of public health when you're a physician?" Report Response

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

"What do you do for fun?" Report Response

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

"How will you balance your activities in medical school with the rest of your life?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Many IRBs stipulate the requirement that researchers in developing countries provide the same standard of care for patients as they do in the U.S. Do you agree with this?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Many IRBs stipulate the requirement that researchers in developing countries provide the same standard of care for patients as they do in the U.S. Do you agree with this?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"The Medical School Interview book, sdn interview feedback, U Washington Medical Ethics site, AMCAS, my essays, mock interviews" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The students seemed to really love it there. Everyone was really friendly and positive. The children's hospital is great. The school has connections with a diverse array of clinical facilities. Also a big fan of the use of standardized patients and the early clinical exposure students get." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That out of state tuition was so much and that, at the time of our interview, they had already sent out enough offers to fill the class." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It was a really great experience. My interviewers were very friendly and made me feel at home. The interview was actually fun!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Other

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

$301-$400

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Waterfront Sheraton

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/22/2008

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

8 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?

7 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

10 out of 10

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