Medical School Interviews in Canada – Facebook Live Q&A

Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary medical student, Morgan, answered questions regarding the medical school interview process in Canada and speaks about her own experience! The following questions were answered during the Live video Question and Answer taping:

  1. What advice can you give about preparing for medical school interviews? Top advice? 
  2. What were your biggest fears about interviewing for medical schools and how did you overcome that?
  3. When did you start preparing for interviews? Did you wait until you received interview invitations? 
  4. How can you avoid interview fatigue? 
  5. What style of interview do you find is the easiest/hardest to prepare for? MMI, Panel, or MPI? 
  6. What is the best way (or some tips) to answer a “tell me about yourself” question?
  7. What is the best way (or some tips) to answer a “why medicine” question?
  8. How long after the interview should you expect notice of acceptance or rejection? 
  9. What is the biggest misconception about interviewing for medical schools? 
  10. Was there anything that caught you by surprise during your interview process? 

Thanks for watching!
Learn more about the medical school interview process in our other blogs!
Responding to Ethical Stations
Preparing for Medical School Interviews
5 Tips for Medical School Interviews
Interview Tips from a Medical Student
Sample MMI Question and How to Approach it
6 Tips for the MMI

For even more free resources on interview prep check out:
Premed Interview Prep
Free Interview Videos