Your Medical School Interview: MMI vs. Conversational
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Congratulations, my interview-ready readers! You’ve received an invitation for a medical school interview.
One of the first questions you should ask is whether your big day will consist of the conventional, conversational interview format or the newer, multiple mini interview (MMI) format.
Preparing for your medical school interview
As an applicant, you want to know which interview format to expect, since each one requires a different preparation method. To prepare, you’ll need to understand both the format and skills needed to have a successful interview experience.
Let’s talk about the two different interview formats and some skills to …
Last Updated June 13, 2018
- Gayle Squires expert My biggest piece of advice for interviews? Practice, practice, practice! Do as many mock interviews as you can - parents, friends, teachers, etc. And make sure to do it in a setting as similar to the interview setting as possible. Dress the part to make sure you'll be comfortable. Knock on a door, shake a hand, sit down, and begin.