COMMON INTERVIEW QUESTIONS

Categories

General

These questions can be about anything from your interests, hobbies, family, etc.

Career in Medicine

What are your particular interests in medicine and why?

Leadership

Describe instances when and where you demonstrated  your leadership abilities.

Current Topics

Are you aware of recent topics discussed in the news, books, and on other media sources?

Behavioral

These questions focus on your characteristics and why they may make you a strong physician.

School Specifc

Why is this school of particular interest for you? Are there particular programs you like?

Ethical

How are you able to handle controversial topics and considerately present your ideas ?

Sample Questions

Thank you to Washington University School of Medicine for many of these questions.

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