More from this Member | Report Response, "Absolutely nothing...." " (I actually work for this hospital at a satellite clinic in the Clear Lake area, but not as a nurse). Leadership has been continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation including local, state and national guidance and input from student leadership and faculty. What makes you want to come to TX?" 10:00 AM | Report Response, "Is there anything you would like to know about me?" More from this Member | Report Response, "You study politics. | Report Response, "What do I think about telemedicine?" | Report Response, "Strengths/ weaknesses; " *later* How do you plan to pay for medical school? More from this Member | Report Response, "I didn't get any non-standard questions." | Report Response, "What else do you do besides studying and going to class?" We embrace a Best Care philosophy, which means that UTMB is committed to making sure each patient receives the right care for the best possible results. | Report Response, "Describe one of your friends to me. Do you know anyone in medicine or medical school that you talk to about the career choice?" | Report Response, "What is a human rights issue that has significance to you?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you do in your spare time?" More from this Member | Report Response, "What should I tell the committee about you?" More from this Member More from this Member Other than that it was more like a conversation. Why are you interested in interacting with people as a physician?" More from this Member More from this Member Your future has more to do with your personal motivation and effort than where you go to school. | Report Response, "What was the unhappiest time in your life?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Why nursing and then medicine? More from this Member If UTMB … Best advice I was given was to choose the school based on location (proximity to family and other support is invaluable) and how you connect with the faculty/other students. Must apply through TMDSAS The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) was the state’s first academic medical center and has been at the forefront of educational, research, and clinical excellence since its founding in 1891. | Report Response, "my thoughts about correctional medicine" More from this Member This is not a question but: Tell me about yourself." | Report Response, "What would you do if you didn't get into medical school?" Alumni from all five decades and from across the various training areas returned to UTMB to participate in the events. | Report Response, "Do you thing you are ready to commit to the difficulties of a medical school Curriculum?" More from this Member | Report Response, "If somebody came to you with a problem, but couldn't tell you what it was, how do you help them solve it?" | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What is the one criticism that makes you most sensitive?" My GRE scores are below average! | Report Response, "What do you think about the importance of having accountability as a physician." More from this Member | Report Response, "What do I know about Galveston & UTMB?" Why medicine? | Report Response, "Curriculum, classes are half days with free time to study." Established in 1891 as the University of Texas Medical Department, UTMB has grown from one … What to you like about him? More from this Member With year-end holidays and events coming up, we urge everyone to take the following precautions every day. | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself." You might have searched by Google and seen an old cached page. | Report Response, "Tell me about your research experiences." | Report Response, "Hobbies?" More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you feel about the cervical cancer vaccine?" | Report Response, "Is there one question you would like to ask me?" M.D. | Report Response, "What will be the hardest part of being at medical school?" | Report Response, "If there was one place you could travel to anywhere in the world, where would it be? What would you do? " More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member and Are you still married?" | Report Response, "(Prefaced with a conversation about how antibiotics are becoming less effective...) If you were a pediatrician, how would you tell a mother with a sick infant that it would be better for the child to not take antibiotics?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What would a patient of yours experience based on your personality" The day started off with a breakfast and a brief presentation about the medical curriculum, extracurricular activities, etc. | Report Response. More from this Member New Health Education Center. Not too hard." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member (no questions were really that interesting, just straightforward conversational type questions)" More from this Member | Report Response, "None" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What got you interested in medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Have you thought about what it will be like dealing with patients who think they know what is better for them?" Why do you want to be a doctor? | Report Response, "all conversational" More from this Member More from this Member The AAMC recommended all medical schools suspend medical student participation in clinical care for a minimum of two-weeks. | Report Response, "just basic questions, very conversational while still asking you impt ones like why medicine ect" UTMB SON also was the first school to offer MSN programs in Texas. | Report Response, "How dou you define Professionalism? " More from this Member | Report Response, "Standards. | Report Response, "Who is your hero and why" As the curriculum progresses into the second year, the clinical cases become more complex, enabling students to both review and build their knowledge base. More from this Member We have a systems based curriculum with PBL. More from this Member More from this Member This will serve students well as they continue to learn throughout their careers. Go to a school's website directly and you'll get the current information. More from this Member More from this Member This holistic approach should make it easier for students to understand and learn the material. What is your favorite place?" More from this Member | Report Response, "As a reapplicant what have you done in order to improve your application?" More from this Member | Report Response, "How is the big mud hole up north?" What do you do?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Why do you want to be a doctor?" | Report Response, "Tell me about your research? | Report Response, "When does the U.S. medical system spend the greatest amount of money during an average person's lifespan?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What is your full life story? | Report Response, "How would you shoot this scene (interview) if you were filming a movie? The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston has been awarded a $2.6 million grant to help disadvantaged students pay for medical school, and avoid huge debts. | Report Response, "Where are your mother and father from? *again* Have you you considered the cost of medical school? Why?" | Report Response, "Tell me about your family." Schools are ranked from 1, perceived as much worse than other schools, to 5, perceived as much better than other schools. We embrace a Best Care philosophy, which means that UTMB is committed to making sure each patient receives the right care for the best possible results. | Report Response, "What do you know about Problem Based Learning?" More from this Member More from this Member 16:03 PM More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you plan to juggle your personal/relationship life with the life of a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself. More from this Member | Report Response, "the usual...." For all technical issues, please contact the UTMB Service Desk. More from this Member | Report Response, "What not related to academics are you currently interested in" | Report Response, "Do you think you are mature enough to be a doctor and why?" | Report Response, "PBL can take up quite a bit of outside study time, and can cover some concepts that won't be taught anywhere is the curriculum but end up on the exam." I'm difficult to get along with and none of the students like me. Thus, students immediately use the basic science material in a clinical setting, applying it in a problem-solving mode. With that being said, here are 10 things to know before apply to Texas medical schools. | Report Response, "Describe your most important extracurricular activity." | Report Response, "Being the oldest in your generation, do you feel pressure to succeed?" | Report Response, "Tell me about your research (clinical research)!" 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, "What do you like to do for fun?" (I have a degree in finance)" | Report Response, "You only raised $XXXX for the race you directed?" You'd better know this stuff pretty well - they aren't going to take it in disdain, they will be genuinely curious." Congratulations to UTMB SON alumna, Dr. Jessica Peck! | Report Response, "Why do you want to me a doctor" Not just about the school, you can ask me anything. " Everyone was very nice and helpful!!" | 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...." Tell me about yourself." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "None. For more than a century, dedicated teams of UTMB employees and volunteers have committed themselves to service, diversity, education, community, and innovation all with the common goal of safeguarding the health of Texas. 10 years?" It is part of the University of Texas System. David Bethea, by More from this Member | Report Response, "What is the major problem you see in healthcare right now?" There are three major characteristics of the Integrated Medical Curriculum that are designed to aid learning and build life-long learning skills. More from this Member (When I answered the lady told me she hates my area of reasearch)" | Report Response, "So, tell me about yourself?" More from this Member More from this Member Melissa Harman, October 5, 2018, The score allows you to see if you are a competitive applicant at a given school. More from this Member Our goal is to improve health care one patient at a time. | Report Response, "tell me about your research" What's one of his weaknesses?" | Report Response, "Do you realize that medical school is expensive? More from this Member | Report Response, "Why UTMB?" | Report Response, "The half day schedule!" September 18, 2017, UTMB Health remains committed to expanding access to advanced care on our Galveston, League City, Clear Lake and Angleton Danbury campuses and at more than 90 primary and specialty care clinics in Southeast Texas. | Report Response, "Nothing. | Report Response, "(In the future)...A couple asks you to use gene therapy to change the IQ and eye color of their unborn baby. More from this Member | Report Response, "Do you have any questions?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "So you spent a semester abroad in Italy? Any red flags on your application? More from this Member The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) is a public academic health science center in Galveston, Texas.It is part of the University of Texas System.UTMB includes the oldest medical school in Texas, and has about 11,000 employees. More from this Member | Report Response, "why medicine" | Report Response, "Sorry, don't remember" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself, and why you want to be a doctor." | Report Response, "how would you deal with a little boy whose legs you were forced to amputate and his parents" More from this Member | Report Response, "What criticism about others have you heard that makes you most annoyed?" | Report Response, "Any interesting questions I had were directly related to the material in my file - I felt like my interviewers were genuinely interested in me and not in asking me really tough, what-if questions." More from this Member | Report Response, "What makes you angry?" This will not only make learning more interesting, it will aid retention of the material. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you do when you're not studying?" | Report Response, "How do you plan to pay for med school? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Give an example of a time when you were angry or upset and what you did" For more than a century, dedicated teams of UTMB employees and volunteers have committed themselves to service, diversity, education, community, and innovation all with the common goal of safeguarding the health of Texas. Over the decades UTMB, the first public medical school and hospital in the United States, developed into a major academic health center-which ratcheted up the level of care. | Report Response, "What specialty are you interested in?" Medical/Professional School: MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School - Norfolk, VA, 2011. 12:16 PM | Report Response, "Why UTMB. A very good way to intergrate and apply knowledge." More from this Member | Report Response, "standard stuff; why md? More from this Member Overview | Report Response, "How do you think the aging process occurs?" More from this Member More from this Member What I value most from our program is the camaraderie & personable nature of our team. More from this Member Tell me about your research. " More from this Member What books have you read in the past year? More from this Member | Report Response, "The first interviewer didn't ask me any questions....he talked about hope and what that means to a dying patient for the entire half hour." utmb nursing school prereq The BSN Traditional program is the flagship program of UTMB School of Nursing. More from this Member More from this Member If you use this as your sole criteria to select medical schools to apply to, you don’t deserve to get in anyway. I weighed out the pros and cons if I should retake my GRE and made the decision not to. | Report Response, "What was the most interesting class you took in college?" More from this Member | Report Response, "None, really -- pretty standard questions." Each week's topic is linked to one or more clinical cases that may be presented as problems to solve. | Report Response, "Do you have trouble with the idea of taking out loans to pay for medical school? Be ready with questions!" For example, rather than learning about membranes in one course (Physiology) and cell signaling in another course (Biochemistry), material will be presented in Molecules Cells and Tissues that integrates membrane structure and function with cell-signaling concepts. More from this Member | Report Response, "If not medicine, then what?" (standard questions...nothing special)" | Report Response, "What was the happiest moment in your life?" | Report Response, "How do you think you will handle the debt that you will incur during medical school?" | Report Response, "All pretty standard stuff...nothing out of the blue." What have you read recently?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Have you had any encounters with monkeys?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Why a doctor?" Visiting Medical Students from Non-U.S. Medical Schools UTMB only admits non-U.S. medical students for visiting rotations if the student's school has a current affiliation agreement with UTMB. 1. More from this Member I would take the time to think about what things are really important to you and then see which school fits that better. UTMB is a research and medical school and its hospital medical center is a Level 1 Trauma Center. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What books do you read?" | Report Response, "Do you read self-help books?" More from this Member | Report Response "Read over application, went to the night before dinner/meeting at the school, read about the school, talked to doctors." More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about a happy time in your life." Your friends?" What began as one hospital and medical school building is now a major academic health sciences center … More from this Member | Report Response, "Awesome day and awesome school!" More from this Member | Report Response, "Why Galveston?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself. More from this Member She is among the 230 nurse leaders selected to join the 2020 AAN Nursing's Class of Fellows. 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