Written Exam Candidates Dr. Das' Test Taking Technique:
You probably intuitively knew this, but studies confirm that students usually miss the questions they spent the most time on. Compare this to the lead runner. Turning to look back to see where the other runners are will just slow him down. Thus, we recommend you proceed methodically, deliberately and purposefully answering FIRST those questions for which you clearly know the answer
Case List Construction Tip By author Krishna Das, MD
Formatting is the most powerful tool to raise your case list head and shoulders above the others;especially in strategically pulling the examiner to cases YOU want to talk about. Regardless of your case list software, simply putting words in ITALICS,BOLD, CAPITAL LETTERS, and Underline can make all the difference.
Dr. Black graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. at Wake Forest. She then completed medical school and residency at Louisiana State University. She left the comfort of her Southern roots temporarily and traveled north to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center for her GYN Oncology fellowship. She returned to her beloved Shreveport where she is Clinical Assistant Professor at LSU.
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