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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Critical Care Training

emergency medicine - what do you see as the big issues relating to this department in the next 5 year?

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 us about a situation when you had conflict with a colleague and how did you resolve it?

Non Specific Question

Please recall a situation where you felt it was appropriated to persist with one task despite the presence of other competing tasks or priorities

General Practice Training

How did you prepare for entry into GP training?

Dermatology Training

Scenario: A patient with renal failure who has been in a coma has died over the weekend. A registrar not looking after the patient has been forced to explain to the family the death. The registrar was told that the death was expected, but the family do not agree with this and are angry and upset. The next day the registrar tells the consultant about the situation. The consultant tells them not to worry. Comment on this situation.

Basic Physician Training

What do you understand the BPT role to be?

Orthopaedic Training

Explain the management of ankle dislocation

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?

Basic Physician Training

All of us have made mistakes in our careers. Give an example of a mistake you made and what you learnt from it.

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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.