| Report Response, "Do you know what area of medicine you want to go into??" | Report Response, "That I would have lunch with students, and tour the hospital with one of the students." More from this Member Eveery Drew student is happy with their choice, there classmates, everything about the program. I'm pretty shy in large groups of strangers and given the high pressure I really blew it and said almost nothing. If you are committed to work with the underserved, Drew is the place for you." More from this Member i was cheated completely." | Report Response, "Some of the interviewers were odd..." More from this Member | Report Response, "My faculty interviewer seemed a bit cold, with an abrupt ending to our interview. | Report Response, "If you could not be a doctor at all, what would you do?" | Report Response, "no presentation, tour or paraphernalia." More from this Member | Report Response, "the passion for the "Drew Mission"" More from this Member More from this Member However, after all that I've endured to attend med school, I wouldn't feel comfortable closing doors to the possibilities of pursuing competitive specialities. | Report Response, "Tell me about your family background." part of the assignment was to talk about how we would hire our staff, distribute info, etc.." Ranking applicants; Extending offers of admission to the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, including all of its tracks (Regular MD Program, UCLA-Caltech MSTP, UCLA PRIME-LA and the UCLA-Charles R. Drew Medical Education Program) Making offers of admission to applicants from the waitlist based on rank order | Report Response, "Tell me about your parents (and other very conversational, getting-to-know-you topics)." Source: Daily Bruin The David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California- Los Angeles (Geffen) is a school of medicine that stresses lifelong integrated learning for its medical students.It was established in 1951. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member The required research project is not just an essay, but a very involved project. More from this Member I felt like he thought that my two years of clinical experience had not prepared me for that." Don't eat before your interview because they have plenty of food including yogurt, muffins, bagels, coffee, juice, etc..." He was interested in the research I had done and educated me about research opportunities at Drew. | Report Response, "What is one of your weaknesses?" | Report Response, "If you don't get into medical school this year, what will you do?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "I think the group project part of the interview was time-consuming and non-productive! University of California Los Angeles and Charles R. Drew University ... Information. More from this Member Its a really diverse (ethnically) group of students, but most are from California. | Report Response, "No tour. | Report Response, "The students seemed extremely happy and enthusiastic. The David Geffen School of Medicine has a partnership with Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science to help meet the needs of the underserved. | Report Response, "That some of the partner clinics and hospitals were low on funding and were at risk of closing." | Report Response, "Looking at my file...I see you got a 3.8 during your post-bac..why not a 4.0?" | Report Response, "If I made you head of a community hospital in this area, how would you improve patient care?" More from this Member If you can honestly say that the mission of Drew is exactly what you want to do then this school is your opportunity. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "see below..." I think this process helps weed out the insensitive gunners =)" More from this Member More from this Member Honestly, it was a little intimidating trying to share your ideas amongst other brilliant students while the med students judged your performance. CDU's website says: "Applicants interested in being considered for Charles R. Drew/UCLA PRIME-LA must submit an AMCAS to both Charles R. Drew/UCLA Medical Education Program and DGSOM UCLA PRIME-LA" — which I find confusing. | Report Response, "What motivates you to want to work with underserved populations?" More from this Member | Report Response, "overall, it was good. " More from this Member Aside from the troubles its been having, the clinical training staff are not very highly regarded which is a HUGE concern since they would be the ones writing my LORs for residencies." | Report Response, "Why is it important to you to work with the underserved? | Report Response, "Who has impacted you the most in your family?" At this point, I would not go to the school if I did get in because the non-existent communication from the school might be indicative of other problems at the school. | Report Response, "What is the biggest problem with our healthcare system today?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member FOOD WAS AMAZING." | Report Response, "That I would be so nervous for this one! More from this Member (The students seemed interested and excited about their research)." More from this Member More from this Member I don't know how much of an impact that will have on the medical students, but that would definitely affect my decision if I got in. | Report Response, "what is my research exp" | Report Response, "Every Drew student with whom I spoke loves the school and the program. 323-563-4800. Where do you see yourself in 10 years? | Report Response, "VERY unorganized day. It's all about the mission!" More from this Member Thats what Dr. Miller did! " | Report Response, "What drives you to excel? Drew students get the advantage of rotating at diverse hospitals/clinics during 3rd/4th year." More from this Member When asked if she wanted to practice medicine in underserved areas, her answer was, "No way." | Report Response, "I've already had a few interviews and feel very comfortable with interviews." I already know what I want to do.." More from this Member | Report Response, "what is the weakest part of your application? | Report Response, "Questions about my family and the area I grew up in" Top Medical Schools New York State: Learn about the medical schools in New York including rankings, osteopathic vs. allopathic, private vs. public, how easy or difficult it is to get in. More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you like about Drew besides its mission?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Mock interviews." "What is your MCAT score?" | Report Response, "So you play guitar? (We only went until noon)." More from this Member More from this Member How many family members are in your family?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Read up on Drew; reviewed my Drew secondary; got advice from current Drew students; mock interview." | Report Response, "The sincerity of the staff..they showed me so much love and care. More from this Member Everyone was dedicated to the mission of Drew, serving underserved populations. " More from this Member This school had one of the most arrogant attitudes I've interviewed." It was refreshing to see a school that really wanted diversity in its class and did its best to select a class of people committed to working in underserved communities. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Great school for what I envision myself doing but could be a shot in the foot should my goals change." In what type of setting?" | Report Response, "I did not have any tour." | Report Response, "none really, he just seemed very tired of having to interview so many applicants in one day." Best Medical Schools in California 2021-2022: Admissions Requirements, Profile, Ranking, How to Get in; Medical Schools in California 2021-2022: Visualization of a career dream is not as easy as it appears for its conceptualization. Med Schools in NYC. More from this Member The interviews were mostly personal questions and my experiences and why I thought I belonged at Drew. | Report Response, "None, they were all about me or asking for clarification on my file. | Report Response, "What type of research have you done?" More from this Member | Report Response, "How would you handle seeing sick people. | Report Response, "What drives you to work with the underserved?" | Report Response, "The interviewers and Norma were very nice. More from this Member They just want to get to know u better. | Report Response, "Who were your role models growing up and why?" UCLA and Drew are very much connected, and so your resources are just as good as a Geffen Student (if not more). | Report Response, "how relaxed my one-on-one iview would be...also what to expect for my group iview. They simply do not have the capability of letting you know sooner sometimes. More from this Member More from this Member They are really expanding the school. | Report Response, "I would've liked to have been told more in advance that I would be done by 1pm." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What are you passionate about?" | Report Response, "nothing" | Report Response, "What (perhaps besides what I already have in your file)would you like me to stress about you to the admissions committee?" I got there at 8:15 in the morning for a 9:00 interview appointment and interviewed at 11:30. " You are given a task (ours was to hire a project coordinator for ovarian cancer screening i.e. They seemed to really care about their students and their mission" More from this Member | Report Response, "You had some academic difficulties int he past- explain" | Report Response, "That there was no food served." More from this Member More from this Member They made it clear that they are a family unit and highly value that. Our list is exhaustive – almost all medical schools are included. They were all very chill and funny." | Report Response, "Tell me about a passion you have outside of medicine." He was very nice and knew my file well. What community service have you been involved with? " The day was very structured and it didn't lag on. | Report Response, "The students and faculty were very nice and seemed genuinely happy there. More from this Member More from this Member Also, that you graduate from both UCLA and Drew, it is very much affiliated directly w/UCLA." I was never asked about my experiences, but rather who I am, what drives me, why I want to be a doctor, etc. Regardless of the performance on individual rankings, always striving to do better in all areas of our joint endeavor is part of our DNA.”. | Report Response, "some of the questions were very open-ended. | Report Response, "Nothing" They work in private practices, hospitals, prisons and many other types of settings. The family environment was really huge for me. More from this Member | Report Response, "Close niche with students and faculty members. I wsn't sure what to think about that..." More from this Member | Report Response, "If you were a president of a non-profit organization, what would you do?" 11 in primary care and tied for No. It is the second medical school in the University of California system—the first was UCSF School of Medicine.The school’s reputation relative to its age is a testament to its strength as an institution. | Report Response, "I arrived, sign-in, had a bried introduction by admissions director, and waited for the first interview. It took 3 whole months before a decision was made about my application after my interview. " i ended up waiting til 1pm for my interview." The final portion was a tour of the hospital. ... GPA, acceptance rate), research ranking, and primary care ranking. | Report Response, "The wait was very long. | Report Response, "How do you fit into the Drew mission?" 999. | Report Response, "students love their program, a chance to really help the underserved, a lot of hands on opportunities" More from this Member | Report Response, "Loved this program, everyone seems to really care." | Report Response, "What do you think of the way the underserved were treated? More from this Member | Report Response, "SDN, read over primary AMCAS application, reviewed secondary application" Be prepared to ask questions yourself, that was actually the majority of my interview." More from this Member | Report Response, "that any student interviewed after 2/27/06 is not considered 1st tier and can at the most be wait listed! | Report Response, "Drew is a great school, with amazing faculty and staff. | Report Response, "My interviewer. Each year approximately 2,000 highly qualified candidates apply for 24 opening in the Drew/UCLA Medical Education Program. | Report Response, "No particular question was the most interesting. | Report Response, "No difficult questions were asked." There were no hard ethical questions or questions that made you sweat." Students were really friendly and you could really get a sense of family the students had for one another. The hospital is in major trouble." | Report Response, "How come you didn't do well on your MCAT? The school's mission is awesome! | Report Response, "no breakfast" | Report Response, "Asked about rough patches in my transcript" It was great! | Report Response, "They interview about 150 people for 25 slots so that sounds intimidating. | Report Response, "Tell me about your research. | Report Response, "Nothing was difficult. | Report Response, "The interviewer was very nice. How they are all still going despite the fact that the hospital is closing wards everyday, and will probably be closed down in the next year. | Report Response, "What leadership roles have you assumed in your community." | Report Response, "What is the most difficult experience you have had and what did you do about it?" | Report Response, "What is one unique quality that you possess or a unique experience that you have had?" More from this Member | Report Response, "That I had to wait for so long . | Report Response, "Read website" | Report Response, "nothing!" More from this Member | Report Response, "The sense of comradery that exists and is encouraged amongst Drew students. | Report Response, "Overall this interview was pleasant and very low stress. More from this Member To not be so nervous. what would be a reason we wouldn't accept you after we look through your file?" More from this Member Everyone was very friendly and because the class size (at Drew) is small, about 24, everyone knows one another and they seem to get along well. " More from this Member This is a really causal interview. More from this Member | Report Response, "No difficult questions were asked of me." | Report Response, "I had a really good time at Drew. | Report Response, "Read over my application, secondary, and did research on the program." | Report Response, "What other schools are you applying to?" | Report Response, "The area was definitely underserved (Watts) which is exactly what I liked the most about the school. How did growing up in a low-income family affect your passion for music and sports?" We signed up to interview in roughly the order we got there, so being early helped a lot in terms of getting through everything quickly. More from this Member | Report Response, "All about AMCAS application." | Report Response, "Who do you turn to for support?" I wish that they had structured more workshops or talks to help fill up the day, as there is a lot of waiting and sitting." | Report Response, "website, SDN" More from this Member More from this Member The research category also considered the value of grants received from the National Institutes of Health and other research funders. | Report Response, "Read website--> MISSION of Drew is important, SDN, my application" | Report Response, "what is the biggest problem in today healthcare?" (Older essays, if available are below) All the prompts have an 800 character limit. It is also a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere, very good if you are a jittery interviewee like myself. | Report Response, "Where were you brought up?" Occasionally he'd look at his interview sheet and ask me questions like , "why Drew?" More from this Member More from this Member I was very impressed by the other interviewees--all amazing people. The waiting area was very comfortable as we sat on nice couches. The LA weather is awesome!!" And if students express strict competitiveness rather than cooperation, then the interviewers would note that and I don't think that will go well, especially the small class size, all 24 students should be able to professionally work together. I found the whole interview interesting." (if you do that's great, if you don't say that you're trying to learn)" More from this Member | Report Response, "Nothing, I researched this school thouroghly." The interview, although she asked me a list of pre-set questions, had a conversational feel to it." | Report Response, "Why do you want to be a doctor?" But we will be at UCLA for the first two years and we will not be rotating through King. | Report Response, "SDN, website, books, mock interview" | Report Response, "The King/Drew hospital is having some financial difficulties, like many hospitals around the country, and some programs are being eliminated. More from this Member | Report Response, "None. We were then called out to go to our interviews, one faculty and one student, both of which were very laid back and conversational. More from this Member | Report Response, "That all the medical students seemed very happy with their decision to attend Drew. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "My AMCAS, Drew secondary app, SDN, about Drew/LA" | Report Response, "My interviewer wanted to explore who I am throughout the entire interview. More from this Member More from this Member I would love to attend here! | Report Response, "none" More from this Member | Report Response, "brochure, SDN, reread AMCAS and secondary" More from this Member However, the school doesn't let you forget that UCLA is prestigious and we're lucky that we are even being interviewed. We had an excellent tour guide of the medical center, outstanding trauma center. | Report Response, "Location is a little sketchy" The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA placed No. Since tremendous changes can be experienced in the current scenario in term of education and view of youngsters. What would you change about it? More from this Member | Report Response, "There was no tour. | Report Response, "I wouldn't mind spending the next 4 years here. " | Report Response, "Breakfast is GREAT! | Report Response, "Health issues questions" The students were very friendly and willing to answer any and all questions about academics and student life. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "SDN, Primary, Secondary" More from this Member | Report Response, "What does primary care mean to you?" | Report Response, "What is your weakest characteristic?" More from this Member Interview questions were already set up. More from this Member | Report Response, "Dr. Aguilerra made everyone feel totally at ease before interviews began. | Report Response, "The openness and friendliness of the faculty, staff and students who were all committed to working and serving in underserved communities." | Report Response, "How excited and proud the Drew med students are to be part of this incredible program; they are a close, welcoming family!" Students complete their first two years at UCLA … Why medicine? " | Report Response, "Tell me about your family, upbringing, learning spanish, etc." More from this Member More from this Member I wish I knew if it would negatively affect me if I went to their school. More from this Member More from this Member The Charles R. Drew/UCLA Medical Education Program participates in AMCAS and can be found in the application by searching “UCLA/Drew Medical Education Program” (school code: 831). More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself? More from this Member | Report Response, "Overall I had a very good experience. The Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and … More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What are you gonna do if you dont get into med school?" More from this Member Learn more about South LA. More from this Member Test yourself...find questions in your application that you would ask if you were a hard ass interviewer! More from this Member | Report Response, "If you were president, how would you improve our healthcare system?" | Report Response, "Why Drew?" Overall I had a great time and really liked the school. | Report Response, "recent books read?" | Report Response, "I wish we could have toured one of the hospitals or clinics affiliated with the school." More from this Member What is bad? | Report Response, "How close/happy all the students are with the school." They just opened up a new Urgent Care Clinic. " There has been a lot of speculation with the MLK hospital and Drew is doing all they can to fix the problem. I grew up there, lady." More from this Member | Report Response, "the proximity to underserved communities." More from this Member | Report Response, "It was a great day and I was one of the first to interview that day. what ways could we address?" More from this Member Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by | Report Response, "What are the good and bad things about US health care system? | Report Response, "Read over my AMCAS and secondary application from Drew. More from this Member writing assignment." More from this Member Personally, I want to go to the underserved communities therefore being at Drew would give me amazing opportunities. Results of the annual U.S. News and World Report survey of medical schools highlighted the UCLA medical school’s position among the nation’s best. " More from this Member Tuition and Fees Tuition and Fees*: Unit Fee: $578/unit Program Fee: $5,000/term for three (3) terms Program Enrollment Deposit Accepted applicants will need to submit a non-refundable deposit of $500 within one (1) week of notification of admission to confirm enrollment in program. (I guess he thought I would become obsessed with Hollywood if I moved to LA)" It was a good amount of time and I was able to ask her many questions about the program and how her life was changed by the program, in terms of time committments, volunteering and maintaining relationships outside of school. | Report Response, "The day went pretty much as outlined. " At the top of the list are medical schools that are the hardest to get admitted to. As with any of the higher ranked medical schools, UCLA admissions are competitive. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Arrived at 8:15 am, for a 9 am interview and there we already 13 people in front of me! More from this Member | Report Response, "Would I become all "Hollywood" if I attended Drew? | Report Response, "None - see above" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member The introduction by the Dean nearly brought me to tears!" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "That there was nothing to be stressed about. It was very low key and very inspirational and I would definitely attend DREW over any of the other schools I got into." I really like the school's mission and opportunities to work with underserved people." I had a faculty member and he just seemed so uninterested in everything I had to say. | Report Response, "The mission of the school...the cheap tuition..the numerous clinical exposures.." | Report Response, "Nothing really difficult, everything pertained to my file." We did not have a financial aid discussion, so I have no idea what the cost will be for an out-of-state student." Excellent tour by a 4th year med student whose going to be starting a neurosurgery residency!" | Report Response, "location, recent problems they are having, small class size, facilities are really bad" | Report Response, "How did you hear about Drew or why Drew?" More from this Member | Report Response, "The medical students and admissions staff were extremely informative and welcoming. | Report Response, "Interview should be conversational with some unexpected questions." More from this Member More from this Member group interview that allowed us to interact w/ other applicants." More from this Member we talked about his own family, his medical interests, his experiences at Drew. They cannot be immediately accepted (although they could obviously move from a wait list to an accepted position), so after this date, I was told every other student would be interviewing for wait list and post bacc positions (but none are told this, they all think they have just a good of chance of getting in the program) - this was told to a group of us by Norma, their admissions coordinator" I also found out that as part of the drew program that students are required to do a thesis which i think is awesome. More from this Member University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA) (Drew) Address. Drew is a really excellent program that reaches out to the community and its students. More from this Member | Report Response, "The strong sense of community the students had" Call a couple current MS1s. Even if you put your name on the interview list early, it really does not mean that you interview early as some suggested here on this website. Methodology: This is a ranking of medical school, ordered by how difficult it is to be admitted to a school. | Report Response, "Questions about personal experiences" | Report Response, "i LOVED my one-on-one interviewer. | Report Response, "How will you deal with the negative political aspects involved with Drew students and MLK currently" I love the diversity of backgrounds and interests and the commitment to caring for the underserved." | Report Response, "The first interview was one on one, but the second was a group interview. More from this Member There were only 4 other interviewees." | Report Response, "n/a" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member The hospital has a very negative reputation in this state (not sure of others). 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