Ready to rock your interview for anesthesia school? In this episode, we are joined by Richard Wilson who shares invaluable strategies for successfully navigating through that life changing (and intimidating) interview!
Richard has been practicing anesthesia for 15 years and has served as a Program faculty member for the last 11 years. As a faculty member, Richard serves on the Interview and Admissions Committee. In his tenure, he has formally interviewed over 600 applicants and counseled many more on how to make their application to anesthesia school more competitive.
In today’s episode, we cover:
The KEY characteristics that the interview panel is looking for in a highly competitive candidate
Red flags the committee will notice (and how to prepare yourself in advance)
The best ways to answer challenging questions (even the questions for which you don’t know the answer right away)
The importance of communicating your current knowledge, knowing your limits, and demonstrating your commitment and passion for growth in this field
A break down of just how much the interview matters
The value of showcasing your emotional intelligence in your interview
Resources available to you to help you practice, prepare, and NAIL your interview!!
Enjoy, and happy interview prepping!
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Q&A takes place on April 15th @ 3:30 PM (EST), and is ONLY open to CRNA School Prep Academy Students.
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