More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you like to do for fun?" | Report Response, "Went over my application, read interviewfeedback.com, UTMB's website" Ridiculous." | Report Response, "I visited the school after my interview in Houston and had a chance to talk to lots of students, to hang out locally, and to tour the school, gross lab, etc. Just read over my file." | Report Response, "How do you deal with people that you can't stand? More from this Member | Report Response, "What criticism about others have you heard that makes you most annoyed?" | Report Response, "Why did you apply to UTMB?" | Report Response, "read SND interview feedback, read my application, reviewed my research, practiced answering questions" More from this Member More from this Member If you are taking the MCAT the first time in July, August, or September, be aware that the UT Southwestern Medical School may not complete the review of your application until your MCAT score has been received | Report Response, "what does your dad do?" | Report Response, "What experience do you have in healthcare? He told me to sit down, I did, he looked me straight in the eye, and said "I don't believe in canned questions. | Report Response, "Where do you want to practice?" " More from this Member | Report Response, "My PhD interviewer told me about his daughter having some sort of abdominal pain and asked me how I would go about diagnosing her." | Report Response, "I learned a lot more about the integrated curiculum. | Report Response, "Their board score rates are quite good (99% pass; average is around 226)" | Report Response, "What would you describe as the best time in your life?" More from this Member The second interviewer ruined the whole experience for me. More from this Member Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by | Report Response, "I think that this is a great school with a very relaxed atmosphere. " More from this Member What medical schools did you apply to?" | Report Response, "How do we fix the public school system?" | Report Response, "school background, UTMB motto, UTMB future goals, talk to older students." More from this Member | Report Response, "That UTMB is really a nice school with friendly and laid back people." | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself." | Report Response, "Galveston Island" Then he got beeped away (understandable). Every single student and faculty member talked about how the program is geared toward cooperation. Explain the ITIL Service Life Cycle Model Management? | Report Response, "What was the happiest moment of your life? | Report Response, "How do you think you will deal with being a woman in a field predominated by men?" What are your mootivations for wanting to become a doctor?" More from this Member They send you off to find your interviewers by yourself. Read the SDN website and relaxed." | Report Response, "When was a time you were angry" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What advice has your brother given? More from this Member | Report Response, "Nothing out of the ordinary." Away Rotations-Copy Moran Eye (Utah),cd,UT,Great away regardless of if you trying to match here. | Report Response, "I had a very positive interview. TMDSAS has a unique process to allow medical schools to admit a large group of Texas resident applicants through the TMDSAS Match (see deadlines here | Learn more about the TMDSAS Match).Leading up to the TMDSAS Match, EY2021 Texas resident medical applicants may begin to receive Pre-Match Offers starting on October 15, 2020 through … More from this Member | Report Response, "Cool being near the beach but Galveston is ehh." " | Report Response, "the laid-back atmosphere and the happy students. " Learn about the interview process, employee benefits, company culture and more on Indeed. | Report Response, "One of my interviewers was rude and seemed disinterested in the whole thing. MCAT Take the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT). For family med, you can request to go anywhere in Texas. | Report Response, "SDN; mock interviews; classes in Medical Ethics, Health Policy, & Health Disparities; re-read my personal statement; read about the school on their website; work as an interviewer for my own university's undergraduate admissions office" | Report Response, "None. | Report Response, "i should bring insect repellent" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How would you deal with a classmate who just won't cooperate with you?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Was medicine something I always wanted to do, or a decision I made recently?" More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you want me to know about you?" More from this Member More from this Member The Practice of Medicine course and the Problem-based learning are impressive." You'd better know this stuff pretty well - they aren't going to take it in disdain, they will be genuinely curious." Talkative, and jovial. why aren't you going into a career in either (A) or (B)?" | Report Response, "None were particularly interesting in a good way" I walked into my first interview and I was pretty nervous because he was a neurosurgeon. | Report Response, "the interviews were very conversational" $(function() { More from this Member More from this Member I kept on reading how laidback their medical interviews were and I didnt believe it until I did mine. | Report Response, "How have you displayed maturity/responsibility in your life thus far? More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How would your research experience fit into your medical career?" More from this Member More from this Member The students seem to really love it. More from this Member (I'm a bit younger than well.. just about everyone!)" (Tell me about yourself)" More from this Member | Report Response, "reviewed my application, looked at practice questions, visited school's website" More from this Member I wondered how genuine the enthusiasm really was." More from this Member *again* Have you you considered the cost of medical school? More from this Member More from this Member My second interview with an ID doctor went well too, but he spent most of his time explaining the opportunities at their school rather than asking me questions. I was really impressed by the whole experience." | Report Response, "The aerospace program" | Report Response, "what does your dad do?" Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by snowflakes, 01.03.14. More from this Member | Report Response, "None, really -- pretty standard questions." More from this Member Its a neg for me cuz I like some serious environment." I guess the most interesting question was "Where do you see yourself 10 years from now?"" | Report Response, "How ready are you to make the sacrifices required by a career in medicine?" | Report Response, "pre-med years podcast, asking med students, one mock interview, read over app" More from this Member | Report Response, "The interview was pretty chill. | Report Response, "That the students are scoring above average on the USMLE Step 1 even though they are in class significantly less than students at other schools. | Report Response, "Did your father's death cause you to resent medicine for a while?" They are conscious of their reputation for turning out low board scores and strongly emphasized that there second year class this year had a 97% pass rate for Step Ones, and that their mean score was well above the national average. | Report Response, "nice campus, current MS seemed genuinely happy" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member PBL." More from this Member | Report Response, "Read comments on this site, read my application and essay, mock interview w/ my pre-med advisor (and he gave me a book on how to prepare for the interview --- it helped a lot! | Report Response, "How will you handle your personal/family/relationship life with being a doctor?" As the supplies ran low, he asked the patients who he thought would not survive for their consent to be euthenized. | Report Response, "The price UTMB is one of the cheaper schools in TX and it doesn't skimp on education. It was very conversational and enjoyable." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member The second interviewer was really nice, informative, and encouraging..." Not cool." | Report Response, "Tell me about your research." | Report Response, "My first interviewer asked many difficult theoretical ethics questions. | Report Response, "Nothing very interesting...just ordinary questions" More from this Member | Report Response, "SDN Interview feedback, wrote answers to hypothetical questions, read UTMB website and did virtual campus tour." The interviewers will make every attempt to put you at ease to give you the opportunity to express the “real you.” LKSOM seeks candidates with: strong interpersonal skills who have the ability to listen and take another’s point of view who possess self-confidence who are Our topics ranged from destination weddings in mexico, to rock climbing with priest/professors, to my experiences working with underserved groups. Everyone is entitled to their own opinions but you have to take all of the stuff that you read on here with a grain of salt. | Report Response, "Tell me about your experience with medicine." | Report Response, "They students and the faculty are very proud of their program and curriculum and they are more than willing to answer any questions you may have about it." More from this Member More from this Member If it is far above, the school may assume they are your “safety” school and that you won’t attend if they offer an acceptance. How would you deal with a situation in which there was a person on your team who was uncooperative? " | Report Response, "Mostly just conversational. More from this Member More from this Member The campus is big and very historic being the first med school in texas and with the infectious disease research center. More from this Member | Report Response, "3 previous interviews" | Report Response, "That they wouldn't ask a single ethics question, and wouldn't have access to my file." More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about your extracurricular activities as an undergrad." When you feel like going out, you run into ten of your classmates. I do appreciate that the school looks at the whole individual and not just stats and numbers." | Report Response, "Nothing was too bad." More from this Member More from this Member Read all of the reports on this site and got a good night sleep the night before." | Report Response, "Why did you join the military? More from this Member | Report Response, "How do cancer survivors know when they are survivors (we were talking about some policy research I was doing)" | Report Response, "Certain students were very close-minded and conservative. | Report Response, "why a doctor and not a scientist" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How will your psychology major help you in medical school? More from this Member Information from student ambassadors on interview day." (Turns out his son gave it to him as a gift.) | Report Response, "Hobbies?" More from this Member While I did not get too much out of the night before the interview program It did give me the chance to meet my fellow interviewees and to sort of share our axiety about the night before. My interviewers were both very nice and answered all my questions about Galveston and UTMB at length. " | Report Response, "That the breakfast would be rinky-dink." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What will be the hardest part of being at medical school?" Just be prepared and don't be afraid to ask people on campus for directions." | Report Response, "Tell me about this particular part of your application (he named something specific)." Everyone was just cool. Prepare by practicing SAP SD job interview questions and answers page designed by wisdom jobs professional experts. More from this Member he asked, "who is your role model?"" | Report Response, "The "Night Before" gathering was just us and a bunch of students, sitting around, waiting on pizza to show up. | Report Response, "Where do you see yourself in 10, 15 years? " More from this Member We walked into an M1 lecture and everyone seemed to be in a good mood. even with ike, they haven't skipped a beat. | Report Response, "The humidity." | Report Response, "read my personal statement,studentdoctor.net, thought about my experiences and talked to physicians/med students." | Report Response, "What do you see as the future of healthcare?" The interviews at UTMB are very laid back. More from this Member | Report Response, "I'm a student in your group. I knew my application and why I wrote what I wrote in my personal essay." More from this Member | Report Response, "Very relaxed and honest interviewers, one of them had clearly gone through my application" More from this Member More from this Member Possibly the best interviewer I've had, I could really, really relate with this man. | Report Response, "Facilities still show signs of Hurricane Ike. | Report Response, "Interviewer described a scenario in which a patient was surely dying and asked you (the doctor) if there is any hope. | Report Response, "What is a weakness of yours?" interviewer were in the middle of the work day & seemed busy. More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about your family." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "If a child fell from a 10 ft. celing and was broght to the ER with no outside abrasions or lacerations, and seemed fine mentally what is the first thing that you as a physician would do?" | Report Response, "Don't you think you are a little OLD to apply to medical school?" Both interviews felt like conversations rather than interviews. | Report Response, "List some ethical issues in medicine." More from this Member | Report Response, "You have extensive experience in the arts, why not pursue that as a career?" | Report Response, "There seemed to be a little bit of disorganization, but nothing too major." | Report Response, "All pretty standard stuff...nothing out of the blue." | Report Response, "I'm not a fan of Galveston Island honestly." | Report Response, "Tell me about your research. " | Report Response, "I like the old, historical town and that the school is on an island. More from this Member | Report Response, "900 interviewed; 600 names put forward to TMDSAS, of which 250-300 are ranked. What would you not give up under the stress of medical school?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "read sdn feedback, utmb site, my app" must walk to interviews in random buildings in the medical center in the heat. | Report Response, "SDN, school's website, personal statement, my research publications" More from this Member Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by | Report Response, "Have you thought about what it will be like dealing with patients who think they know what is better for them?" More from this Member | Report Response, "None were really ''interesting. More from this Member Even with the hurricane, they had everything organized for their current UTMB students as well as for those interviewing." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Students seemed extremely apathetic, falculty was not well informed about the process (my interviewer didn't know what was entailed on the MCAT), Galveston (when I got back into my car, there was a film of sticky mess on my windshield from the extreme humidity, pollution, and sea salt I assume), the facilities were aweful, the school right next to the worst area of town, there is a fraternity (drinking, parties, etc... that most of the students are involved in), the statement from one of the students " most of us try to just coast here, they can't fail us all". " | Report Response, "Why doctor and not something else" More from this Member Tell me something unique about yourself so that I will be able to remember you later. More from this Member Both interviewers were PhDs which was disappointing (considering I'm MD only) but both implied the interview here is mainly a formality to split hairs between similarly qualified applicants. | Report Response, "Talked with students at UTMB and alumni from my college (TX A&M) who are attending school at UTMB." _____ Benefits. It's not … | Report Response, "Read through my application." | Report Response, "Tell me about your job." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member 2) Didn't talk about my app once - talked about health policy, just had a conversation. | Report Response, "They sold me on the place. | Report Response, "What should I know about you?" | Report Response, "How does becoming a doctor affect your future family plans? | Report Response, "other interviews, SDN" Student and faculty friendliness, innovative curriculum, facilities, 3 free meals, pre-interview social, Galveston, etc., etc." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member There was not a whole lot of downtime and the day ended relatively early. The students were helpful as well-- they answered a lot of my questions." | Report Response, "The interview is meaningless at UTMB. More from this Member | Report Response, "What are you most passionate about?" | Report Response, "Campus is beautiful" More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you know about the current events going on in healthcare?" The students seem pretty relaxed and the really high board scores are what set this school apart for me. | Report Response, "Parents aren't putting pressure on you to be a doctor?" The second interview went well, but the guy interviewing was one of those people that didn't seem too interested in me but rather liked to inform me about the school and admissions policies. More from this Member The school aslo fit this easy-going atmosphere very well." The classes seem well diverse which is a plus. What You Need to Know about Pre-Match Offers. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why did you choose medicine?" At the end of the talk she said that she hoped I came to this school and that my creditials were above what they were looking for. " | Report Response, "That Houston/Galveston area was having severe thunderstorm weather the night before the interview day....my flight was almost delayed to the point where I would miss getting my car rental...plan accordingly...I should have done a better job...however everything worked out great!" The hotel I stayed in had bugs, wasn't too great. More from this Member (both interviews)" | Report Response, "same as above only because after I answered the interviewer said, "you haven't had a very hard life have you?" Best of luck with interviews!" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "The interview ends at 2 PM." My car brokedown on the way back to Dallas in Houston so it was very frustrating being stuck." I was able to get many of my questions answered and had new ones to ask at my interview the next day. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How will you balance being a doctor and having a family/personal life?" | Report Response, "What is your oppinion about terminally ill patients?" | Report Response, "Get enthusiastic tour guides; don't tour when it's hot; show us the SIM center; we don't need to see the rare book room; get someone to do the welcome who won't sound like they're quashing our reasons to go into medical school...." They claim the curriculum design allows them to learn as much as other schools despite this." Everyone was very nice." | Report Response, "Standard questions" | Report Response, "ut galveston has about an 85% pass rate on their step ones--not very impressive" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What will be the hardest part of being at medical school?" The problem-solving challenges are designed to foster independent learning and build life-long learning skills. I was a bit weirded out by all the security in some of the buildings but then again I understand that those facilities were high security for good reasons." More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you think you will not like about being a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response, "If you were a genetic consultant, would you feel comfortable telling parents that their child has a deadly disease? What do you see yourself doing in 10 years? More from this Member | Report Response, "Have you worked out the net present value of going into medicine over the potential future earnings in Finance? Be prepared to explain some weak points in your application, be aware of your weaknesses." | Report Response, "I stay the night at a fraternity house. | Report Response, "What other career options have you considered besides medicine?" 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