The 2015 NRMP data shows that while the USMLE Step 1 is the single most important factor in granting an applicant an interview, interpersonal communication skills matter the most when choosing who to rank and ultimately hire.
Why spend hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars preparing for the USMLE exams, only to “wing” the interview?
In Getting In, Dr. Myers Hurt outlines the necessary steps to prepare for this crucial conversation. Find out:
What types of interviews exist
Who will be interviewing you
How to answer common questions, and
How you will be evaluated
Investing time and effort preparing for the interview day will reduce anxiety, increase your confidence, and ensure you are representing your “best self” when it matters the most.