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
General RMO/SRMO type post

Tell me how you would you deal with a resident who wasn’t doing his share of the work.

Non Specific Question

Tell me about yourself.

General Practice Training

This question looks at personal and professional development: What have you done up to this point to prepare yourself for general practice training. N.B. - Excellent candidates would specifically discuss what personal and professional development they have done to address community needs eg. they are aware Australia has an aging population so specifically picked an aged care or general medicine term, another eg. is they are aware GPs often see a lot of paediatric patients so in their ED term they made the effort to discuss with their team leader to be rostered into paediatric section

Basic Physician Training

Woman with metastatic breast cancer - you are asked to review her as she has haematemesis and is tachycardic and hypotensive. Before you call consultant she arrests - what would you do now?

Basic Physician Training

Neurology - Myasthenia gravis pt with sensation of something stuck in their throat - may have a neurological or non neurological problem, do they need admission?

Orthopaedic Training

You are asked to organise the transfer of a patient from another country to have surgery at your hospital, how do you go about doing this?

Non Specific Question

Tell me about a time that you had conflict with a team member and how you handled it.

General Practice Training

You are a GP Registrar. Son was told by a dermatologist over the phone that his mother had melanoma, and asks you not to tell his mother. What would you do?

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

Describe a time when you missed the obvious answer to a solution.

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

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.