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OHSU
State: Oregon
Freida: 160-40-21-070
Years: 6
Average USMLE Step 1 Score of interviewed applicants: 244
Average USMLE Step 2 Score of interviewed applicants: 244
Percentage of applicants offered interviews who were AOA: 50%

Applied, Received Interview:
00464, Anonymous, Step 1: 245, Step 2: 242
00476, Anonymous, Step 1: 233
00477, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Step 1: 248, AOA
00479, Anonymous, Step 1: 243, Step 2: 255, AOA
00480, Anonymous, Step 1: 243, Step 2: 243
01742, Vanderbilt University, Step 1: 250, Step 2: 239, AOA
02319, Anonymous, Step 1: 252, Step 2: 244, AOA

Applied, No Interview:
00769, , Step 1: 255, Step 2: 270
02614, University of South Dakota, Step 1: 228, Step 2: 237

Interview Experiences
Single day + dinner, interviewed with PGY5s as well as faculty.
Program Advantages
Great location, nice hospital connected to VA and pediatrics hospital, great operative experience with Delashaw, strong endovascular with Barnwell and Nesbit, politically connected chairman (Burchiel) who is the de facto US expert of functional neurosurge
Program Disadvantages
Not fantastic volume, somewhat limited depth of faculty, lots of international fellows working with Burchiel.