Interview with our topper Dr. Milan Gautam
Dr. Milan Gautam did his/her MBBS from SYSU, China and joined DAMS MCI Screening Course
He passed MCI Screening Examination March 2013
DAMS: Congratulation on securing a top rank in MCI Screening. What is the secret of your success in this exam?
Dr.Milan Gautam: Smart study MNEMONICS steps.
DAMS: How did your parents, family and friends contribute to your success?
Dr.Milan Gautam: They pushed me in a sense that even when I was low they encouraged me not to give up.
DAMS: Who influenced you?
Dr.Milan Gautam: The faculty of DAMS.
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.Milan Gautam: Yes, there were always high and lows but it didn’t stop me.
DAMS: Which notes did you read for the theory part?
Dr.Milan Gautam: Many notes but the DAMS notes were very subjective quit enough. I should have just stuck with it.
DAMS: Which books did you read for MCQ revision? Which revision books were the most productive and which were least?
Dr.Milan Gautam: Krishna Murthy.
DAMS: How important you think was DAMS in your preparation?
Dr.Milan Gautam: Greatest help due to which my spell of bad links were broken.
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.Milan Gautam: Study should be Selective, Do past Question and Related Question Properly.
DAMS: Which subjects did you focus on?
Dr.Milan Gautam: Didn’t spare and subject.
DAMS: What was your strategy for the exam day? How many questions did you attempt and why?
Dr.Milan Gautam: I wanted to score the max in the first paper so that I wouldn’t have any chance to not success.
DAMS: What do you want to specialize in, why and where?
Dr.Milan Gautam: Cardiology because I love it. It’s challenging.