Interview with our topper Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra did his MBBS from S. C. B. Medical College, Cuttack
and joined DAMS Crash Course Regd no DL03113
He secured Rank 1 IN Odisha State PG Exam-2012
DAMS: Congratulations on securing a good rank. What is the secret of your success in this exam?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Strong determination, Strategic effective study & Solid grip on short subjects.
DAMS: How did your parents, family and friends contribute to your success?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Their incredible support and pray before the God at the time of both tribulation & jubilation.
DAMS: Who influenced you to take up Medicine?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Circumstances brought by this.
DAMS: We appreciate the fact that preparing for an extremely competitive exam must be really challenging. During your preparation, did you ever doubt your ability to succeed in it?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Thousand times.
DAMS: Which books did you read for the theory part?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Harrison , KDT, Robbins, etc
DAMS: Which books did you read for MCQ revision? Which revision books were the most productive and which were least?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Class room Study Materials provided by DAMS & Mudit Khana/Asis Gupta.
DAMS: How important you think was DAMS in your preparation?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Comprehensive, Substantial, & Precise coverage of Short Subjects like SARP and Conceptual, Factual & Interdisciplinary aspects of other topics discussed at Crash Course-DAMS.
DAMS: What do you think is the better way of preparation between selective, intensive study and wide, extensive study? What did you choose as your style of studying?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Selective, Intensive Study.
DAMS: Indian PG entrances are highly competitive so to compete them students end up in appearing in multiple PG exams , kindly extend your views on this and also their pros and cons of appearing in multiple PG entrances .
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: By appearing Multiple PG Exams definitely a good exposure to variety of questions which makes a conceptual clarity but in Indian scenario where corruption is a part in every corner, uniform rules and guidelines through a common window definitely glow students with little hands.
DAMS: Which subjects did you focus on?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Short subjects.
DAMS: What was your strategy for the exam day? How many questions did you attempt and why?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: To avoid Negative Marks as far as possible. 262/300.
DAMS: What do you want to specialize in, why and where?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: S.C.B.Medical College, Cuttack: State’s Best College.
In Radio diagnosis- As Patients depends upon Physicians/Surgeons and they depend upon Radiologist. If a Radiologist want can treat/guide a patient in a better way from very early stage of the disease: Early diagnosis early treatment principle.
DAMS: Which teachers in DAMS influenced you most and what do you like about DAMS and would recommend to your juniors?
Dr.Biranchi Narayan Mohapatra: Dr. Sumer k Sethi is the source inspiration in DAMS.
All other Teachers and Staffs of DAMS are very friendly and Cooperative.