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

What do you like to do in your free time?

Non Specific Question

Tell me about a time when you had to analyze information and make a recommendation

Orthopaedic Training

Give an example of a leader you admire (preferably non-medical). What makes them a good leader?

Paediatrics Training

The Fellow is also responsible for the education program for RMOs, please describe the attributes that make a good clinical educator

Dermatology Training

Community involvements, what do you get out of that; other hobbies/ interests outside medicine; how do you maintain balance in life

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.

Non Specific Question

Do you intend to pursue research?

General RMO/SRMO type post

Tell me about a situation where you were involved in a team mistake.

Dermatology Training

What experience have you had; tell me about yourself; describe yourself in 6 words

Orthopaedic Training

Give an example of a bad leader

 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.