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
Non Specific Question

How do you get along with nursing staff/ allied health workers

Basic Physician Training

Scenario: You are a medical registrar on the haematology team. You are currently looking after a NESB patient with end stage myeloma who has severe back pain. The patient's family are refusing opioid analgesia because they feel this will hasten her death. How would you manage this situation?

Non Specific Question

Tell me about a time you made a mistake and had to tell someone more senior.

General RMO/SRMO type post

Tell me about a situation where you did a mistake and what you learned from it and what you did afterwards?

Oral Maxillo Facial Training

The consultant is about to transect the lingual nerve. How do you manage this situation?

Dermatology Training

What have you done that show initiatives

Orthopaedic Training

You see a 24yo woman with olecranon bursitis in the ED. Following appropriate management she is discharged from the ED. 3 days later there is a letter of complaint that you sexually assaulted her, what do you do?

Non Specific Question

Tell me about a time when you were dependent on others to gain a result

Oral Maxillo Facial Training

Drunk consultant. How would you deal with it?

Paediatrics Training

You request a consultation from a clinical colleague you have previously had a good relationship with. Unfortunately they are refusing to see your patient and have become verbally aggressive with you, how do you manage this situation?

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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.