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Adriana Vega-Pernia
09:38
Good afternoon! Where would the recording be posted?
Sarah Alkhwlani
09:48
Good afternoon everyone
Joseph Lichter
09:59
We will post this hopefully this week. We will let you know when.
Adriana Vega-Pernia
10:20
Thank you!
Julian Gonzalez
42:38
Tool for admissions
Joseph Lichter
50:18
FIU HWCOM mission, vision and values: https://medicine.fiu.edu/about/mission-vision-values/index.html
Joseph Lichter
54:00
“Wait: The Art and Science of Delay” a book that looks at why it is good to pause and reflect and not just talk and talk https://www.amazon.com/Wait-Science-Delay-Frank-Partnoy/dp/1610390040
Christina Hilda Callahan
01:01:26
Feel free to post any questions you have for the team in this chat
Lisett Castellanos
01:01:59
If we want a moment to think after a question is asked, what is the most appropriate way to ask for a second?
Summon Haq
01:01:59
Will the AAMC VITA be used for DO and MD schools?
Karla Collazo Melian
01:02:03
How long after an interview do you send a Thank You note?
Julian Gonzalez
01:02:10
Will there be any mock interviews coming up ?
Samantha Martin- Admissions Coordinator
01:02:42
Karla, typically we see anywhere between 2-7 days after your interview
Samantha Martin- Admissions Coordinator
01:02:48
Anything longer might be difficult to remember!
Karla Collazo Melian
01:02:56
Thank you!
Megan Rabelo
01:02:58
Is it inappropriate to ask the interviewers what makes their school stand out from the rest? Like reciprocating the question asked of us to them?
Heena Mansuri
01:03:29
Is it okay to use hand gestures during a virtual interview? Or should that be kept to a minimum?
Lisett Castellanos
01:04:08
Thank you so much
Dalia
01:04:30
thanks a lot. this information has been pure gold. Will you be doing this again?
Lisett Castellanos
01:04:46
Right
Dayanna Romero
01:05:15
If we have a publication, we would bring it to the interview, how would it work under this circumstances?
Ronscardy Mondesir
01:05:53
How long after secondaries should we send updates to schools?
Joseph Lichter
01:07:11
https://www.princetonreview.com/med-school-advice/medical-school-interview-questions
Julian Gonzalez
01:07:14
Ok thanks !
Megan Rabelo
01:08:16
Thank you!
Betssy Rodriguez
01:08:17
Once we join the virtual interview, should we introduce ourselves right away or should we wait for the interviewer to start the conversation?
Dalia
01:08:31
is it inappropriate to ask the interviewer how you did or something similar?
Summon Haq
01:10:13
What is the max amount of time we should take to complete and submit our secondaries?
Sarah Alkhwlani
01:10:49
Thank you all for the great information, links, and tips!
Heena Mansuri
01:10:56
thank you! :)
lexie mesa
01:11:17
I have been told that once I receive my first acceptance I should take it. What if I am waiting for my top school? Can I withdraw last minute from a school and take my top choice if accepted.
Dayanna Romero
01:12:18
I understand, Thank you!
Alexander Rodriguez
01:14:24
What would you say is the best way to approach ethical questions?
Dayanna Romero
01:16:40
Is it better to answer the tell me about yourself question in chronological order or does it not make a difference?
Betssy Rodriguez
01:17:53
Thank you!
Adriana Vega-Pernia
01:23:09
Is it inappropriate to ask the interviewer about themselves if they don’t introduce themselves? Would that come off too friendly, rude, or is it okay??
lexie mesa
01:23:58
Makes sense. I understand. Thank you very much!
Dalia
01:25:38
thank you so much for sharing your time with us. I t has been super helpful.
Dayanna Romero
01:27:00
Okay thank you!
Juan Carabeo-Nieva
01:27:14
How does HWCOM’s semi-blind interview format work?
Karla Collazo Melian
01:28:09
Is FIU HWCOM already sending out interview invites?
Betssy Rodriguez
01:28:20
Do you think using earphones for the interview looks unprofessional?
Adriana Vega-Pernia
01:29:00
Thank you!
Ronscardy Mondesir
01:29:57
Does the FIU HWCOM school wait until April to send all of the rejection letters?
Dayanna Romero
01:31:03
Do we have to answer all ethical questions or can we say that we don't know, maybe for one question? or should we try answering by telling what would be or thinking process?
Karla Collazo Melian
01:31:15
Thank you!
Juan Carabeo-Nieva
01:31:17
Thanks Samantha.
Samantha Martin- Admissions Coordinator
01:32:10
Thank you for coming Juan!
Betssy Rodriguez
01:33:03
thank you!
Ronscardy Mondesir
01:34:13
Thank you !
Joseph Lichter
01:37:59
https://www.princetonreview.com/med-school-advice/medical-school-interview-questions
Diana Garcia_4
01:38:10
Thank you so much Dr. Lichter, Ms. Callahan, Ms. Martin and Ms. Postigo for all of the helpful information that you shared with us today.
Sarah Martinez
01:38:20
Thank you for your time! This has been such an informative session!
Ashley Gilbert
01:38:30
Thank you everyone for taking the time to hold this session! It's been a great help!
Lisett Castellanos
01:38:33
Thank you for everything! Very helpful session.
Christina Hilda Callahan
01:38:37
Thank you for coming! We hope this was helpful :)
Jennifer
01:38:37
thank you everyone for all the information and your hard work on the presentation
Melissa Ubeda
01:38:38
Thank you so much for this presentation! It was very helpful.
Gabriella Padilla
01:38:44
Thank you very much for your time and help!
Amanda Hernandez Parets
01:38:47
Thank you so much!! This meeting was really informative and helpful!
Aishwarya
01:38:50
Thank yo so much!
Christina Covoletski
01:38:59
Great job, OPHA & HWCOM teams!
lexie mesa
01:39:01
Thank you everyone for your time and advice.
Emily V. Diaz
01:39:03
Thank you all for you time and advice. It was very insightful!
Dayanna Romero
01:39:04
Thank you so much, It was very helpful
Liz Quesada (Grad Assistant)
01:39:05
Glad to be here!
Betssy Rodriguez
01:39:06
Thank you all so much! This was very helpful
Gabriela Solorzano
01:39:07
Thank you! This was all so helpful!
Alessandra Sanchez
01:39:10
Thank you so much for all of the information! Incredibly insightful.
Heena Mansuri
01:39:32
Thank you all for this info session! It was very informative!
Adriana Vega-Pernia
01:39:42
Thank you to everyone on the team for their time. It was very helpful!
Liz Quesada (Grad Assistant)
01:39:57
Thank you so much!
Katerina Bello (Grad Assistant)
01:39:58
Thank you for the information. Everyone, please feel free to reach out to our office via email if you have further questions! Liz and I will be sure to get you in contact with the right people.