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Teamwork Questions

Below is a selection of Medical School interview questions on the theme of ‘Teamwork’.

The answer guides have been put together by medics who have successfully navigated interviews at top Medical Schools.

Remember, though, that an interview is about an individual, so there are no hard and fast rules. The answer guides are only examples and are not exhaustive. They should be used to stimulate your thinking — not repeated verbatim at your interview.


Teamwork

Give an example of a time you worked in a team and it was successful.  

Teamwork: Are you a leader or a follower?
Teamwork: Are you a leader or a follower?

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Give an example of a time you worked in a team and you failed?  

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What are the attributes of a good team leader?

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What are the attributes of a good team member?  

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Are you a leader or a follower?

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Is teamwork important in Medicine? Why?

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How do you resolve conflict within a group?

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What would you do if you were working on a group project and noticed than one member of the team was not contributing?

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Why is it important for a team leader to be able to allocate?

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