Comment deleted by user 2 years ago More than 1 child. As part of the professional behaviour and conduct expected of medical students, all candidates are requested to observe the Code of Ethics that we will forward to you prior to the MMIs. Yes, you can watch the informational video hosted on our website. A departure from the traditional panel interview, MMI has been known to stress many applicants, mainly because it is a new approach to assessing candidates suitability for medicine. Interviews at LKCMedicine will consist of Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI), where candidates will undergo several one-to-one interviews with different interviewers, designed to assess a candidate’s aptitude and suitability for the MBBS programme. Be able to articulate your motivation for studying medicine and why you have chosen Lee Kong Chian. Be calm and listen carefully to the questions asked by the interviewer. Multiple mini interviews (MMIs) are used by 25 medical schools throughout the United Kingdom as well as a number of medical schools throughout the world. Below are five MMI scenarios which are based on MMI cases that have been used at UK Medical Schools as part of the interview selection process. Successful awardees should read a full-time undergraduate Medicine programme in NTU. College & University. An introductory programme on LKCMedicine is also included to help students understand the school better. The video is available. More than half get rejected before the interviews, eventually a mere 280~ students get accepted (NUS Medicine). Multiple mini interviews (MMIs) are used by 25 medical schools throughout the United Kingdom as well as a number of medical schools throughout the world. In general, you will be meeting eight interviewers comprising faculty members, clinicians, allied health professionals and lay people. I think the most important thing about a personal statement is that the interviewer wanna see something that stands out instead of having ten thousand million things inside it. Wear the lanyard at all times during the MMI. Why 40% Of All Doctors Choose General Practice? Selection Process: First round is by academic result ( 50%) Second round is through Situation Judgement Test (SJT) and Focused Skills Assessment (FSA) - 50% . NUS Yong Loo Lin, NTU Lee Kong Chian and Duke-NUS. April 2020 - LKC MMI Selection Interviews April - June 2020 - Offers & Acceptance June - July 2020 - Health Screening July 2020 - Matriculation The 'BlackStone Tutors Singapore BMAT & Medicine Application Course' - 2020 Experience - At BlackStone Tutors, our Intensive BMAT Courses are conducted by our Medicine Application Specialists *. SMA Newstook the opportunity to interview Prof James Best, the School’s dean, to have a closer look at what makes LKCMedicine special and the challenges the School faced to make it what … Graduates of the five-year undergraduate medical degree programme that started in 2013 will have a strong understanding of the scientific basis of medicine, along with interdisciplinary subjects, including technology, data science and the humanities. 15. Our MBBS programme has very limited places and entry is highly competitive. Applicants invited for the selection interviews will complete a series of eight mini interviews, each lasting approximately five minutes, conducted consecutively in eight separate interview rooms. Candidates invited to the MMI are only required to bring along identification documents. Listed below are the details of the programme on MMI day: During registration on MMI day, you will be grouped into groups of eight and given a colour-coded lanyard indicating the MMI session you are assigned to. By Chris on March 31, 2014 in Blog Post. In the spirit of innovation, in April this year, LKCMedicine will be introducing the Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI) here in Singapore, as part of its student selection process. Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine invites applications for: Research Fellow (Digital Pedagogist) in the Centre for Population Health Sciences (A/Prof Josip Car). Documents such as results transcripts, co-curricular activities record or recommendation letters are not required. On 29 July, LKCMedicine welcomed its new dean, Professor James Best, a distinguished medical leader with more than 30 years’ experience in research and teaching. Mr. Datovech: We are an ophthalmic device manufacturing company.We design, develop and sell ophthalmic devices using visual electrophysiology technology, which is a functional assessment of the retina, the optic nerve and visual cortex depending … Before serving as vice-chancellor, he was Associate Dean of CUHK’s Faculty of Medicine and Head of the Shaw College. Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs) are being used by a growing number of postgraduate training programs and medical schools as their interview process for selection entry. Good luck and all the best! My ds fren has a med interview with 87.5. In commemorating the 10th anniversary of the School since its establishment in 2010, the School aims to help the disadvantaged communities in Singapore. Eligibility: Open to Singapore Citizens. Re-scheduling is based on availability and a valid reason. When Do Medical School Interview Invites Come Out? [A Levels] Medicine. In commemorating the 10th anniversary of the School since its establishment in 2010, the School aims to help the disadvantaged communities in Singapore. There is much literature favouring the use of MMI in several prestigious medical schools as MMIs give a better gauge in selecting students with the right attributes for medical education. Close. Lee Kong Chian School Of Medicine Invites Applications For Research Assistant in the Laboratory of Assistant Professor Lorainne Tudor Car. Like all other interviews, just be yourself. It is considered to be a fairer system and also less stressful. Dont choose because YLL has a long history (doesnt mean LKC just had the first batch of grad this year means LKC is bad). Selection Interview: Scholarship selection interviews will take place between March to May. Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine invites applications for: Research Assistant in the Centre for Population Health Sciences (A/Prof Josip Car) We are currently recruiting a Research Assistant who will join the Centre for Population Health Sciences at Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, a joint medical school between Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University (NTU). MMI Prioritisation Tasks: The Complete Guide, MMI Calculation Questions: The Complete Guide, MMI Ethical Scenarios: The Complete Guide, MMI Observation Tasks: The Complete Guide, How To Prepare For The UCAT Situational Judgement Section, How To Prepare For UCAT Abstract Reasoning, How To Score 850+ In UCAT Quantitative Reasoning, How to Score 850+ on the Quantitative Reasoning section of the UCAT, Pre-Registration Pharmacist Situational Judgement (SJT) Exam: The Complete Guide, UCAT Practice Test: Decision Making Mini Mock Exam, Medicine Personal Statement Checklist: 8 Key Areas. He is a council minion : ) No EXCO. It is not meant to create unnecessary stress for the candidates. Passion and experience in running large scale assessment/admissions interviews. The MMI is a process that will help us identify the students who are most suitable for the medical school programme, and graduate as good doctors for Singapore. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. My 13-video course about the Medical School Interview. 3.6K likes. Whilst it is clearly very important, it is combined with your other academic qualifications, personal statement, your non-academic achievements and interview performance as part of a holistic process. **Applicants who have a reserved place at Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) need not apply as the School has considered all applicants for scholarship in the year of application. LKC Medicine does not quantify the importance of the BMAT in application success. National Heart Centre Singapore. Candidates not offered a place at LKCMedicine may still be offered places for other courses at NTU. Nanyang Technological University and Imperial College London have teamed up to form LKC Medicine, a medical school which offers a joint MBBS medical degree from both universities. LKC's FB post (05 April) : Tomorrow marks the start of the LKCMedicine Multiple Mini Interview (MMI). At each station, you will be given a score (maximum five marks) by the interviewer. Please enable scripts and reload this page. ‘Medishield Life’. This method helps to address some of the weaknesses of the standard interview format. Inside LKC Medicine – An Interview with Prof James Best This year’s Doctors in Training issue focuses on Singapore’s newest medical school – the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine). There are 3 med schools in Singapore now. The emphasis is on challenging applicants with a range of scenarios, knowledge based tasks and cases in order to obtain an overall impression of an applicant’s suitability to study Medicine. The programme is carefully structured to ensure you are clear on what is required of you at the MMI. At the end of the session, your scores at the eight stations will be collated and you will get an overall score out of a maximum of 40 marks. We therefore accord priority to applicants who have not previously pursued undergraduate studies. However, it really depends on the strength of … What is the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI)? Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) is looking for an Assistant Manager who is resourceful, thrives in complexity and works well in a team. It’s not easy facing odds like that. What Should a Medicine Personal Statement Include? Over 10 days in April, about 398 shortlisted students will be interviewing … Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. He has also held the title of the Mok Hing Yiu Professor of Medicine at CUHK’s Department of Medicine and Therapeutics since 2007. Selection Interview: Scholarship selection interviews will take place between March to May. Each candidate is allowed only five minutes for each station. London Office: 020 3393 8934 My scores were: S1: 3.7 (:() S2: 5.2 S3: 3.5A Hoping for an UCL interview but I can only pray. Inside LKC Medicine –An Interview with Prof James Best. Recent Post by Page. 2 years ago. As competition is expected to be strong, some interviewees will be offered a place at LKCMedicine, some will be placed on a waiting list, whilst others will be told that their application is unsuccessful. You may be trying to access this site from a secured browser on the server. Prof Best has taught extensively during his career, especially on the topic of diabetes and metabolism, as well as on the medical interview. Candidates are given two minutes outside each of the eight stations to read through each scenario and consider their answers/approach before being assessed. And dont choose because YLL has cheaper school fees (if thats a concern) because this disparity of 30k over 5 years is insignificant over your entire 40 years of medical career. LKC really puts emphasis on bmat because there are 90 rp who fail to get interview offers. The emphasis is on challenging applicants with a range of scenarios, knowledge based tasks and cases in order to obtain an overall impression of an applicant’s suitability to study Medicine. We would recommend that you practice the scenarios before reviewing the answers, comparing your performance with that of an 'average' and 'excellent' Medical School applicant. Yes, parents are welcome to attend the introductory briefing. LKC really puts emphasis on bmat because there are 90 rp who fail to get interview offers. 2 years ago. Last yr, another of his fren oso same rp, same profile, in Medicine now I wld say the UAS gets you that interview, but the SJT FSA blah blah gets you that offer. The University of Auckland Medicine Interview Questions, The University of Auckland Medicine Interview Tips, GP Selection Centre: Common Written Prioritisation Scenarios. 1-on-1 mock interviews with me. NUS YLL is the oldest med school. **Applicants who have a reserved place at Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) need not apply as the School has considered all applicants for scholarship in the year of application. The MMI uses a series of stations to assess specific skills and qualities and assigns the same interviewer to rate all applicants at a station with that specific question/scenario. Possess outstanding Singapore-Cambridge GCE 'A' level, Diploma awarded by a polytechnic in Singapore, NUS High School Diploma or IB Diploma qualifications. Below are five MMI scenarios which are based on MMI cases that have been used at UK Medical Schools as part of the interview selection process. We have chosen to replace the traditional interview with the MMI in order to have a transparent and unbiased selection process, as it’s lauded to be when used by other medical schools in Canada and the US. Lee Kong Chian School Of Medicine Invites Applications For Research Assistant in the Centre for Population Health Sciences (A/Prof Josip Car) We are currently recruiting a Research Assistant who will join the Centre for Population Health Sciences at Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, a joint medical school between Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University (NTU). Also, the Internet has an abundance of resources about MMIs conducted by universities around the world so do take a look at them as well. 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MEDHOPEFUL. Just want to know this yr s bmat cutoff:/ ... My friend just told me that he got shortlisted for NUS med interviews this morning. Posted by 2 years ago. Hi everyone! Hier sollte eine Beschreibung angezeigt werden, diese Seite lässt dies jedoch nicht zu. Medicine Interviews. For more information, watch this video by NTU LKC School of Medicine! The candidate will attend and complete the eight interviews within the session, typically in the morning or afternoon of the day itself. Can I apply to the MBBS programme at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine? When such questions come (and they will), take time to consolidate your thoughts, have one or two well-reasoned arguments to back up your claim and make your case with conviction. Inform us immediately. LKCMedicine welcomes exceptional students who are bright, determined and resourceful individuals from diverse backgrounds and with wide interests. Pages Liked by This Page. However, it really depends on the strength of … It's really very annoying, especially when people post a new duplicate thread just one or two days apart from the old one. (Take note that this joint degree is NOT recognised as a UK Primary Medical Qualification for provisional General Medical Council UK registration.) In normal circumstances you should be get an interview if you're at least at 10th percentile for your bmat scores which is 4.8, 5.2, 3A for last year. started work as the Chief Operating Officer, later Executive Vice-Dean, of the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) on 6 May 2011. This will ensure that participants interviewed at the start of the MMI cycle have as equal an opportunity to succeed in their responses to the interview questions as participants interviewed later in the interview cycle. With LKCMedicine's first cohort — the Class of 2018 — already starting work in the healthcare institutions across Singapore, this particular annual High Tea held at the Clinical Sciences Building earlier today is especially poignant. NTU Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Singapore, Singapore. You will be informed of the outcome at the end of April. NTU Medicine Interview. Each station lasts approximately five minutes each and is scored out of five points. While you are not required to sign a non-disclosure declaration, please refrain from divulging or disclosing any of the information through any means - oral, written or electronic. Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information. Archived [A Levels] Medicine. We will require all candidates to finish each interview within five minutes to ensure that everyone is given the same amount of time. Medical & Health. No H3. Roughly 2000 people apply. In certain scenarios, there might be a simulated patient (actor) in the room. Know your personal statement thoroughly; this includes the strengths you possess and how they will help you as a medical student and doctor as well as weaknesses that you need to work on and how you plan to improve them. Compared to YLL one, my LKC one was significantly shorter. Many top medical schools now use the MMI to shortlist candidates for admission. We would recommend that you practice the scenarios before reviewing the answers, comparing your performance with that of an 'average' and 'excellent' Medical School applicant. Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) is a partnership between Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. Practice mock interviews with family, friends and. 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