| Report Response, "When everyone is outstanding candidates at this phase, how do we select those who will be the best physicians, rather than those with the best MCAT score or grade?" | Report Response, "how are you going to pay for medical school" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How did you come to the decision to apply for medical school? | Report Response, "Everyone has good grades and MCAT scores, what makes you different?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Maybe they were testing my listening skills?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Please interpret this artwork I have in my office... why do I have it here?" | Report Response, "Nothing really, pretty standard." More from this Member More from this Member It was typical conversation type interview." | Report Response, ""The government wishes to introduce a health care coverage program where patrons provide a $1500 deductable on medical cost (prescriptions and care) and they will cover the next $1500. More from this Member | Report Response, "no real question and answers, mostly conversational. More from this Member | Report Response, "If you could have your ideal situation, what do you envision doing in 10 years?" | Report Response, "What is your family like and do they support your entry into medical school." | Report Response, "Student interviewer: If there was a reality tv show about your life what would it be called?" | Report Response, "What do you think about the way medicare/medicaid put caps on reimbursments for particular procedures? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me a bit about your job (I work full-time)." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me more about yourself?" More from this Member Very very few ques were asked! | Report Response, "What would you do in a situation where you have to go against your maoral ethics?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "typical... tell me about yourself." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why medicine? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Nothing too interesting, which is good as far as I'm concerned. More from this Member More from this Member how did you get interested in it?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Typical questions. More from this Member | Report Response, "A 19 year old AIDS patient has been suffering from a recurrent sinus infection that hasn't been treatable by traditional methods. More from this Member If your score is far below, your application may be screened out due to numerical cutoffs. | Report Response, "What do you feel are the essential characteristics of a good physician?" Nearly all Upstate students are offered employment prior to or upon graduation in competitive professional fields. More from this Member The rest of the class remains in Syracuse, and completes clinical education at University Hospital and its clinical affiliates. | Report Response, "Talk to me about yourself. " | Report Response, "Tell me a little about yourself." Most were just basic questions about my application." | Report Response, "Keep up the good work!" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member My second interview with retired faculty family doctor was more interesting. More from this Member | Report Response, "Pretty standard fare..." More from this Member | Report Response, "Give me a philosophical perspective on the art of healing. | Report Response, "Tell me more about yourself. Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by | Report Response, "Tell me about your journey toward medicine." More from this Member Three Hobart and William Smith students have been accepted to SUNY Upstate Medical School's highly selective Early Assurance Program for college juniors.. Two of the three students, Andrea Donofr More from this Member | Report Response, "Hypothetical ethics questions (informed consent, informed refusal being big)--this was the only interview I had which focused on ethics this much." More from this Member More from this Member The interview was very based on my file but no specific questions like why do you want to be a doctor? More from this Member Find the best medical schools in New York for you by top online degrees, MCAT, school ranking, campus life, tuition, financial aid packages, enrollment trends, GPA, student to teacher classroom ratios, and more to help you find your perfect college match today only with MatchCollege's vast digital library. | Report Response, "What do you think of physician assisted suicide?" (potential medical careers)" | Report Response, "Why did you decide to pursue medicine?" More from this Member "A slightly longer information session would have been nice, but overall I thought the day was really well-structured and informative." Why Upstate?" Just prepare as per a normal interview." There seems to be some disconnect when it comes to curriculum and I just generally feel I did not get a great medical education. | Report Response, "What do you do at this (volunteer experience)?" More from this Member This Mission is achieved through our shared values: We drive innovation and discovery by empowering our university family to bring forth new ideas and to ensure quality. Nothing specific stands out." More from this Member More from this Member (I took a philsophy course my freshman year)" | Report Response, "Why I wanted to attend SUNY Upstate?" | Report Response, "why medicine? More from this Member More from this Member Why Upstate?" | Report Response, "What does your family think about you going to medical school?" | Report Response, "What has been your greatest accomplishment?" More from this Member Nothing overt like "where else have you applied/interviewed--although a couple of the other interviewees were asked these questions" but more roundabout ways of asking "Why Upstate", "why medicine", and "do you know what you're getting yourself into"." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you tell a patient he or she is going to die?" | Report Response, "There were no real questions asked at my faculty interview. | Report Response, "How does your dad get paid? If you use this as your sole criteria to select medical schools to apply to, you don’t deserve to get in anyway. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "why the discrepancy in physics grades?" More from this Member | Report Response, "None really, very conversational." | Report Response, "What do you think this painting means?" More from this Member | Report Response, "if bush appointed you in a position to reform the US health care system, what would you do?" More from this Member | Report Response, "None, pretty smooth day!" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "nothing really interesting" | Report Response, "Is medicine logical?" More from this Member More from this Member What do you do?" More from this Member Sentences and words were "dissected." (This was really a question about what kind of doctor did I want to be.)" More from this Member | Report Response, "Were your college classes challenging?" | Report Response, "See below" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What would you like me to tell the admissions committee about you?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Why medicine" Why do you keep trying?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "This is a multiple mini-interview. | Report Response, "Tell me about your volunteer experinece at the hospital... " | Report Response, "Mostly standard, get to know you questions. " | Report Response, "If you were appointed Health Care Czar by Bush, what would you do?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What was the hardest decision you had to make in your life?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "None really. More from this Member Nothing else." | Report Response, "To be honest, I didnt get asked many questions at all. Part 2: Why use an MMI Format? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Surprisingly, I was not asked a single question not realted to an activity on my AMCAS application" | Report Response, "Clinical experience?" | Report Response, "Do I think the notion of preventative medicine (by itself) can help countires such as Haiti?" Hospital Visitor Restrictions  |  More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "The Dean stresses non-stress interviews, and if you have one just let him know. More from this Member The theme of this annual event held at Upstate around Martin Luther King Jr.... To reach the Upstate Covid Vaccine Information Hotline, call 315-464-3979 and... "It's hard to overstate how much Upstate and its hospital frontline personnel... What's Up at Upstate A daily journal of health information for Upstate patients, families and friends, With DistinctionMeet some of Upstate's outstanding students and faculty. | Report Response, "Does the patient have a right to die?" | Report Response, "signed non-disclosure agreement for MMI." More from this Member | Report Response, "How is medical school different from undergrad?" | Report Response, "What would you like me to say about you to the admissions committee?" More from this Member With an additional 47 professionally written interview answer examples. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How did you develop an interest in medicine?" More from this Member 2021 Rankings for Upstate Medical University. More from this Member How are to provide coverage for the 15% who are uninsured without detracting from quality of care, and while still being able to attract the top minds into medicine." | Report Response, "What would you do about the very costy health care system in the US?" | Report Response, "What do you think of your parents' lives as immigrants?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you want me to ask you?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Oddly, about my father -- "Describe your father to me."" More from this Member Your MCAT's?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Do you feel your grades acurately reflect your ability? | Report Response. More from this Member More from this Member Academic Recovery Plan. More from this Member More from this Member " So what happens, you're a month into classes, you have you're first test and you get a 37. Why field of research are you interested in?" | Report Response, "I was asked to describe what I thought of the education I had received in high school (and college)." More from this Member | Report Response, "None." More from this Member | Report Response, "Asked some questions about the ethics of human research in medicine that were interesting." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How did you choose a major in X? | Report Response, "How would you change the healthcare system?" | Report Response, "Strengths/weaknesses" (ha ha ha... yikes)" More from this Member | Report Response, "the sinus infection question" | Report Response, "What do you think might cause some residents to lose interest in medicine?" and digital/electronic items. More from this Member | Report Response, "Let's go back to your high school and start there....what type of person where you? In three words, how would your best friend describe you?" More from this Member Upstate Medical University is located in Syracuse, NY and offers nursing degree programs. He never really asked me a question, which was quite the interesting format. More from this Member | Report Response, "why do you want to enter medicine?" | Report Response, "how do you think you will adjust to living in syracuse? More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you do for fun?" | Report Response, "Why medicine? The SUNY Upstate Medical University College of Medicine has been educating students to become doctors for 168 years. The College of Medicine curriculum integrates the basic and clinical sciences with basic science courses teaching the clinical implications of the material and provides clinical experience starting in the first semester. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "tell me about yourself" They were not the far-fetched scenarios commonly given (like, patient's religion forbids blood transfusion, patient will die if doesn't get it, what to do? More from this Member | Report Response, "Do you think you handle the relative isolation of upstate NY? More from this Member SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras visited Upstate Medical University on Wednesday afternoon to meet with school leaders and discuss the vaccination process. SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Upstate Medical University is seeking participants from the age of 12 to 15 for a Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine trial. Earlier Friday, 25,000 medical gowns … | Report Response, "Why do you want to study in the US?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "The interesting thing is that I wasn't asked any questions!" More from this Member | Report Response, "What are your strengths and weaknesses? lmaoooo sooooooooooo caught off guard" More from this Member Applicants indicate their campus preference within two weeks of the admissions interview, and are assigned to a clinical campus upon acceptance to the College of Medicine. | Report Response, "If I were on the admissions committee and could review my application, what I say that needed improvement and then answer my own answer as to why it needed improvement?" It was very casual, instead of being pounded with questions, it was more of a conversation. He also kept calling me "honey" and talking about how women are better doctors because they are inherently more emotional, and how as a woman I shouldn't feel bad if I only want to work part time so I can be a mother, and how I'll have to have a very understanding husband some day. More from this Member If they are found to have blood lead levels higher than 5 µg/dl, local health officials pair the child with a medical case worker and nutritional counseling, ... “You could fill up a whole elementary school building with all the kids poisoned by lead in Syracuse,” she said. 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. | Report Response, "Routine questions for the most part. | Report Response, "Tell me about an experience with a patient that was memorable. | Report Response, "Everything was pretty straight forward" Do you know which Cold War president was involved in creating the CIA? " More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What makes you tick?" | Report Response, "Tell me about a time where you faced a conflict." | Report Response, "What are your interests in medicine? More from this Member The med student tour guides and interviewers were great, as well." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Tell me how you come to decide an issue. More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you think is going to happen to Taiwan and China?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself, and why you want to be a doctor." | Report Response, "Do you think there is a difference with teaching children and adults (referring to my piano teaching experience)?" Why medicine? | Report Response, "How did you study for the MCAT?" | Report Response, "None, they were all pretty normal" | Report Response, "What was the focus of your undergraduate research?" More from this Member Interview Feedback More from this Member | Report Response, "nothing out of the ordinary" | Report Response, "Which activity do you want me to talk about?" | Report Response, "How many mechanics are there in New York City?" (He is a physician in private practice)" | Report Response, "Nothing that I recall." SUNY Upstate is an upper-division transfer and graduate college specializing in health care careers. | Report Response, "What do you think about Obama's healthcare bill not doing anything at all about tort reform?" | Report Response, "What would you like the Admissions Committee to know about you? " Tell me about yourself...go!"" Thank you!" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why do you want to be a doctor?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why are you changing careers?" | Report Response, "In one sentence, what would you like me to tell the admissions committee about you?" | Report Response, "N/A" More from this Member | Report Response, "why medicine and why upstate" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Followed by "That's not what I meant"." More from this Member (I am somewhat of a non-traditional applicant)" This score should be used only as a guide to help you select schools and is not a guarantee of acceptance at any school. More from this Member They called all of my references, and were very open about the processes. | Report Response, "Why do you want to be a doctor." It is part of the State University of New York system. Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Upstate Medical University. | Report Response, "How did you arrive at the decision to study medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about how you reconcile evolution and religion. I wish you added to your FAQs how you accept brief relevant updates via email and can upload longer ones to the web once you receive and interview. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why SUNY-Upstate?" | Report Response, "Talking about AIDS he asked me point blank: You think the India should mass produce AID/HIV drugs bypassing copyright law?" maybe how i would adjust coming from a large city school to syracuse" More from this Member | Report Response, "No 'canned' questions. Students learn the same skills at both campuses, but the ambiance is different. | Report Response, "What are the problems faced by our country's health care system and what would you propose to solve the problems?" | Report Response, "It felt really conversational. More from this Member I really liked that question" | Report Response, "Read this article and tell me what you think (the MD interviewing me just published it)" https://www.niche.com/colleges/suny-upstate-medical-university More from this Member | Report Response, "Why become doctor rather than nurse or other health professional?" | Report Response, "nothing out of the ordinary, everything they asked dealt with my application" More from this Member | Report Response, "BASICALLY QUESTIONS REGARDING MY AMCAS APPLICATION..ANY DISCREPANCIES IN DATES, GRADES ETC. More from this Member | Report Response, "What is one thing that sets you apart from other applicants?" Top Medical Schools New York State: Learn about the medical schools in New York including rankings, osteopathic vs. allopathic, private vs. public, how easy or difficult it is to get in. | Report Response, "Suppose you're a doctor and you've run a bunch of tests on a patient and still don't know what's wrong. The process took 2 weeks. More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you feel about Obama and his plans to change healthcare?" More from this Member What should I ask you?" | Report Response, "Questions about my research from the student interviewer" More from this Member Have you ever cheated?" | Report Response, "What are your strengths and weaknesses?" | Report Response, "Tell me about youreself?" Practice 40 Albany Medical College Medical School Interview Questions with professional interview answer examples with advice on how to answer each question. | Report Response, "Why draws you to the medical field?" More from this Member I was like, I'm sorry, where am I, 1930? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why do you think doctors are the last ones to realize how little attention/empathy they give their patients? | Report Response, "Both interviews were basically a laid back conversation" I was asked how I felt about competition (which really does not exist in this school), favortie non-science subject, why medicine, why Syracuse, hobbies, etc." More from this Member | Report Response, "Believe it or not, I mostly listened to them! More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Prepared to handle the winter here?" More from this Member Find out about SUNY Upstate's new curriculum, what students can expect in the application process, and who SUNY Upstate wants in their program from Jennifer Welch, Associate Dean of Admissions and Chief Enrollment Officer at SUNY Upstate Medical. More from this Member | Report Response, "What would you do or how would you feel if you discovered that you were just mediocre and not at the head of the class?" | Report Response, "Many physicians tell their kids not to become doctors. | Report Response, "Why do you have these W's on your transcript" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Do you think that healthcare in this country is a right or a privilege? " | Report Response, "What unique aspect would you contribute to Upstate?" Friendly conversations with interviewers." It was a strange format, but interesting nonetheless. " It was relaxed, they just asked about my history, how I got to this point." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "If you had a pregnant girl come to you and ask for advice about what to do, what would you say?" The State University of New York Upstate Medical University is a public medical school in Syracuse, New York. More from this Member He started out by asking me if I had any questions for him, and then I would ask a question, he would answer and say, "anything else?". More from this Member The administration does not listen to the students. More from this Member The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville is a four-year medical school located at the heart of Prisma Health–Upstate, formerly known as Greenville Health System, the region's largest care provider, and backed by two decades of partnership in providing comprehensive medical education to students from the University of South Carolina, the state’s largest public university. *Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. What does this mean to you?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "do you plan to do research while in med. | Report Response, "I had two interviews, one was conducted by a student and my second one was conducted by a faculty person. More from this Member | Report Response, "what do you think about health policy in the US?" Nearly all have subspecialty expertise. He was paid $592,250 in 2018, state payroll records show. | Report Response, "What do your parents do for a living? More from this Member | Report Response, "Admissions dean was awesome, but the assistants and staff couldn't care less. | Report Response, "Tell me about your research?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "good job" More from this Member Overview | Report Response, "What would you do if you don't get good grades in med school? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Honestly, I was asked very few questions... all very general and typical..." | Report Response, "why do you think i have a picture don quixote on my wall, and what do you think it says about me?" More from this Member | Report Response, "What do your parents do?" | Report Response, "Tell me about your research/work experience. " More from this Member | Report Response, "Why don't u want to be a lawyer? | Report Response, "Nothing really outstanding..." The most popular medical school admission podcast we’ve ever hosted was an interview with Jennifer Welch, Associate Dean of Admissions & Financial Aid at SUNY Upstate Medical University – and today, she’s joining us again.. Jennifer is extraordinarily experienced in med school admissions. I interviewed at Upstate Medical University in September 2017. I feel they hindered more than helped me become a better doctor." More from this Member | Report Response, "What made you choice medicine?" Very laid back and relaxed conversations. " More from this Member Schedule Covid Test Online  |  More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me something funny" More from this Member | Report Response, "similar to the ones posted already" I was abit nervous as I thought that maybe he somehow had my highschool records and was just asking me to see what my responses were (I was tempted to lie about my SAT score...j/k:@)" | Report Response, "How do you handle stress?" More from this Member More from this Member why syracuse?" | Report Response, "If no one ever got sick & health care didn't exist, what would you be?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me in 10 words or less what you learned in (enter various classes.)" The campus housing, Geneva Tower, offers safe and affordable living for Upstate students. school?" More from this Member | Report Response, "What is my favorite subject? There weren't particular questions." More from this Member | Report Response, "A lot of questions from my personal statement. | Report Response, "Describe a time when you failed" More from this Member I was applying for the Early Assurance Program, and the MD that interviewed me wasn't familiar with it, so when he asked about it I found that interesting. | Report Response, "What strengths do you have, and how do they make you more qualified to be a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Why do you want to become a doctor?" More from this Member Upstate … More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Elaborate on your extracurriculars. | Report Response, "Why early assurance? " More from this Member In addition to medical school dean, Licinio was a senior vice president at Upstate. LizzyM, SDN Moderator and medical school admissions committee member, is the inventor of the LizzyM Score. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, " When did you know you wanted to be a physician?" | Report Response, "Questions about my research" Upstate Medical University. More from this Member More from this Member (led from our conversation)" If your LizzyM Score is far below or above the average, you may not be a good fit. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What kind of physician was Dr. The mission of SUNY Upstate Medical University is to improve the health of the communities we serve through education, biomedical research and patient care.