Interview with our topper Dr. Rashad Rahib
Dr. Rashad Rahib did his MBBS from Manipal and joined
DAMS MCI-Golden Point High Yield Course Regd no DL11154
He has cleared the MCI Screening Exam
DAMS: Congratulation on securing a top rank in MCI Screening. What is the secret of your success in this exam?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: Thanks!!!!! Group study with friends and multiple revisions.
DAMS: How did your parents, family and friends contribute to your success?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: My parents, family and friends were really helpful during my preparation. They motivated me a lot.
DAMS: Who influenced you?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: My parents and my Passion towards profession
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.Rashad Rahib: No, I was confident since a passed my final MBBS. But it is very difficult to revise complete MBBS course in very short duration.
So that why I joined DAMS.
DAMS: Which notes did you read for the theory part?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: For theory part- I read my MBBS notes. DAMS notes were really helpful for clearing the screening test DAMS provide concise, point wise notes which were very helpful.
DAMS: Which books did you read for MCQ revision? Which revision books were the most productive and which were least?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: K. V. Kamal is the backbone. So I will recommend everyone to read this book. Bhatia is also a good book to read.Vivek Jain for prevention medicine is a must to read.
DAMS: How important you think was DAMS in your preparation?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: During my preparation DAMS were very helpful especially the classes. I would like to thanks my teachers for ORTHO, for PSM, for ENT Professor, OPTHAL madam for their guidance.
DAMS: What do you think is the batter way of preparation between selective, intensive and wide, extensive study? What did you choose as your style of studying?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: Most important part of study is Revision whatever you studied revision is must . I have finished of syllabus thrice.
So, in my opinion extensive study in depth knowledge is must
DAMS: Which subjects did you focus on?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: Medicine, Surgery, OBG, Ophthalmology, Pathology, Pharmacology & PSM.
DAMS: What was your strategy for the exam day? How many questions did you attempt and why?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: I attempted all the questions since there was no negative marking.
So, first a have finished the question which I was sure & in last 30 min I have solved the remaining ones.
DAMS: What do you want to specialize in, why and where?
Dr.Rashad Rahib: I want to become MD (Medicine).
I always found Medicine very intresting since my MBBS days. I have hold over other subject also but medicine is my core competency and I am sure that I will excel in the field.
As medicine is my passion & I want to practice my passion.