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  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine-Memphis
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Memphis
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

5 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 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)?

"Asked about an ethical scenario based on doctor's having to perform the lethal injection and if you were ordered by the courts...would you do it?" Report Response

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

"How do you feel about end of life directives?" Report Response

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

"Jehovah's witness and blood transfusion question. Lots of ethics. Be prepared but don't panic. They are just looking to see your reasoning. Pick a side and stick to it, but don't ramble. My interviewer made this part very conversational and we simply discussed the issue at hand." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you do to relax?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"The Jehovah's witness case involving a minor." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, AMCAS application, attempted to get a good amount of sleep." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everyone was so friendly. I really enjoyed both the student tours and was impressed by the opportunities available to students in such a large city" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"That it's in Memphis. I know that it doesn't happen a lot to medical students, but it can still be an unsafe place to be." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"When they say comfortable walking shoes, they mean it." Report Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/04/2011

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

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

3 out of 10

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

10 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

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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