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  • Albany Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Albany
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

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?

2

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 is the most important characteristic about being a doctor?" Report Response

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

"If you had to choose between love from a patient or respect, which would you choose and why?" Report Response

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

"Abortion- do you think that pregnant women are more health-related risks and that may a reason for why they choose to abort?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What was the most memorable surgery you observed and why?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Do you see yourself in a bio-ethical situation 20 years from now and can you describe how you would handle it?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Researched common subjects online, met with doctors to discuss them, practiced questioning myself the night before." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The students in the program took around and showed us a cadaver." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The fact that I would have 2 interviews." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I had one tough interviewer and the other was more relaxed. The idea was to try to not impress my interviewers through my file but through my thoughts and opinions. I got them into my interview with questions and at once I felt comfortable being at AMC." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/10/2008

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

6 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

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

6 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?

9 out of 10

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