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Interview Format
Panel and MMI
Virtual or not?
Virtual
Historic Interview Date
Unknown

What else do we know about

Memorial

's interview process?

Memorialโ€™s Faculty of Medicine uses two interviews to assess each applicant.

  • The composition of the interview is:
  1. One 30-minute two-person panel traditional interview, designed to get to know the candidate via topics like decision making, life experiences, interactions with others, and future goals, and;
  2. Eight (6-minute) multiple-mini interview (MMI) stations. The MMI scenario is provided to the applicant asynchronously and their response is recorded for view by an assessor.

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Your friend tells you that he wants to take an "Introduction to Spanish" course to boost his GPA even though he is a native Spanish speaker. Native speakers are not allowed to take the course. What do you tell your friend?
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The Cannabis Act came into action. Were there any concerns with how this was handled?
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What health issue within our province are you most passionate about? Why?
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What is your greatest strength and greatest weakness? Which one is more important to you?
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Systemic issues exist in the provincial health care system. Discuss one of them and how you would address it.
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Medical students are involved with many extracurricular activities. Choose one and talk about it.
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Study up on these resources to improve on your answers and stand out from the crowd

Webpage
Social Determinants of Health (Health Canada)
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Social Determinants of Health (Health Canada): All applicants should be thoroughly familiar with the social determinants of health (SDOH). Understanding the SDOH is especially important when it comes to discussing public health issues.

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1 hour
30 minutes
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Health care issues
Atul Gawande (Author of many medical books)
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Any of the Atul Gawande books will help provide perspectives of physicians. His current books include:ย Being Mortal (2014), The Checklist Manifesto (2009), Better (2007), and Complications (2002).

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12 hours
3 hours
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Health care issues
Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ)
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Stay up to date with national medical news from the Canadianย Medical Association.

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1 hour
Not yet available
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Historic Interview Date
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Interview Format
MMI
Virtual or not?
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Historic Interview Date
Mar
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Interview Format
MMI
Virtual or not?
Undecided
Historic Interview Date
Mar
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