Question Bank( Medical Doctor Interview Questions )

With your help we are compiling a set of interview questions, so that all trainees can benefit and practice before the interviews.

Please contribute any question you may have collected.

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 Tell us what sort of post you were applying for: Interview Question
Psychiatry Training

What are your interpersonal weaknesses?

Dermatology Training

Moving interstate/ rural practice; rural experience; how do you feel about training outside Sydney; what do you see as the specific dermatology needs/ particular dermatological problems of your preferred state

Non Specific Question

Tell me about a time when you had to use written communication skills in order to get a point across.

Non Specific Question

Describe a situation in which you were able to use persuasion to successfully convince someone to see things your way?

Consultant Role

Steps to implement a new procedure.

Dermatology Training

Your strength and weakness (how your referees describe these); if there is something you could change about yourself, what would that be; what would nursing staff and allied health works have to say about you

General RMO/SRMO type post

What other positions are you considering?

General Practice Training

Describe a time when you were faced with a challenging diagnostic problem. Why was it so challenging and how did you develop a management plan for the patient?

Basic Physician Training

Scenario = You notice your fellow BPT is coming in late to work, being depressed in mood and not managing their patients effectively. Describe to us how you would handle this situation?

Non Specific Question

[CV Related Question]
You have spent most of your time in [Sydney*] and you say your family and supports are in [Sydney*]. What are your reasons for applying for a position in [Perth**]?

*,** exchangeable for other locations

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Interview Questions Form

For helping AdvanceMed provide better services to trainees in the future
  • Please tell us about an interview question you encountered that you think we should try to cover in our workshops.