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Thursday, December 29, 2005

TargetPG TNPSC Interview Buster

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Contents of the Interview Buster

Preface 9

Purpose of the interview 10

Is TNPSC different from the orals you had in your MBBS 10

How to Prepare 11

Golden Rules 15

The general scheme of the interview 18

Self Introduction 19

Aims and Career Goals 21

General Knowledge Questions 21

Books to read 25

Reference Books 25

Questions from Medical Science 26

FAQ - Frequently asked Questions about the interview 29

Windsor Knot 35

Department of Health, Government of TamilNadu 42

Directorate of Medical Education 43

Medical Colleges 45

Madras Medical College 45

Stanley Medical College (SMC) 46

Kilpauk Medical College 51

Chengalpattu Medical College 51

Thanjavur Medical College 51

Madurai Medical College 52

Coimbatore Medical College 52

Tirunelveli Medical College 52

Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College (Salem) 53

KAP Viswanatham Medical College (Trichy) 53

Thoothukudi Medical College 53

Kanniyakumari Medical College 53

The King Institute of Preventive Medicine 53

Directorate of Medical and Rural Health Services 55

Department Functioning: 57

Department of Public Health & Preventive Medicine 57

Directorate of Indian Medicine and Homoeopathy 58

Directorate of Family Welfare 59

Indicators and Goals: 59

State Commission on Population: 60

Drug Control Administration 60

1. The Drugs & Cosmetics Act 1940: 61

2. The Drugs Price Control Order 1995: 61

3. Drugs And Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisements) Act 1954: 62

4. Narcotic Drugs And Psychotropic Substances Act 1985: 62

Tamil Nadu Medical Services Corporation Limited 62

Organization: 63

Activities: 63

Tamil Nadu State Health Transport Department 64

Tamil Nadu State AIDS Control Society 64

Tamil Nadu State Blindness Control Society 67

Reproductive and Child Health Project 69

RCH priorities: 70

Achievements of RCHP in Tamil Nadu 70

Lessons from RCH Project Phase-I 71



Maternal Health 72

Infant and Child Health 73

Adolescent Health 73

Mainstreaming India Systems of Medicine (ISM) 74

Family Welfare and Population Stabilization 74

Urban Health 75

Behavior Change Communication (BCC) 75

Health Management Information System 75


Danida Assisted Tamil Nadu Area Health Care Project-Phase III 76

1.Introduction 76

2.Organisation and Management: 77

3.Achievements and Progress during Phase III: 77

3.1. Construction activities: 77

3.2 Improving Awareness (IEC): 78

3.3 Improved Technical Knowledge & Skills of Service Providers (Training): 79

3.4 Health Services Mangement: 79

3.5 Improvement of Medical Supplies: 81

Proposed Activities for 2001 and 2002: 81

Programmes under DANIDA 82

1. Danida supported National Leprosy Eradication Programme (DANLEP) 82

2. Danida supported Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP) 83

3. Danida supported National Blindness Control Program (DANPCB) 83

India 80

President of India 80

Vice President of India 80

Prime Minister of India 80

Council of Ministers 80

Governors and Chief Ministers 84

Lt. Governors & Administrators 87

About Tamil Nadu 88

History 89

1st to 9th centuries 89

9th to 13th centuries 90

14th century 91

17th century 92

20th century 92

Politics 93

Population 95

Culture 96

Economy 97

Textiles 98

Industry & Manufacturing 99

Agriculture 100

Biotechnology 100

Software 102

Businees Process Outsourcing Services 102

Knowledge Process Oursourcing 103

E-Governance 103

Social development 103

Magsaysay Award winner from Tamilnadu 104

Districts 104

History of Tamil Nadu Districts 105

Who's Who About Tamil Nadu 108

Council of Ministers as on 01-01-2006 108

Secretaries to Government of Tamil Nadu as on 01-01-2006 111


Information about all the districts in Tamil Nadu


Industries, Dams etc


Places of Interest

Basic Information about all the medical colleges

Common Questions

Questions you should NOT answer !!!

Doubts asked by the senior batches

Saturday, December 24, 2005

TNPSC Oct 2005 Theory Results

The candidates whose Register Numbers are given below and who have appeared for the Written Examination conducted by the Commission on 16/10/2005 for direct recruitment to the post of ASSISTANT SURGEON (GENERAL/SPECIALITIES) IN THE TAMIL NADU MEDICAL SERVICE 2003 - 2004 have been provisionally admitted to the Oral Test. The Oral Test (Interview) will be held from 18.01.2006 to 08.03.2006 at the Office of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission, Omanthoorar Government Estate, Anna Salai, Chennai - 600 002. Individual intimation regarding the date and time of the Oral Test will be sent to the candidates separately

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Friday, December 23, 2005

TNPSC on October 16th 2005

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Saturday, December 3, 2005

Entrance Examination (PGM-CET 2006)

No.DMER/PGM-CET 2006/Notification No.1/2-A, Date : 1/12/2005


Entrance Examination (PGM-CET 2006) for Admission to Medical Postgraduate Courses (MD/MS/Diploma)

Entrance Examination (PGM-CET 2006) for Medical Postgraduate Courses ( MD/MS/Diploma) will be held on Sunday, 29th January, 2006 from 10.00 a. m. to 1.30 p. m.

The cost of application form alongwith the Information Brochure of PGM-CET 2006 and Examination fee is Rs. 1800/- to be payable by Demand Draft / Pay Order drawn on any Scheduled commercial Bank in favour of " Director, Medical Education and Research, Mumbai" payable at Mumbai. The Application Form and Brochure will be available at the following Government Medical Colleges from 5/12/2005 to 22/12/2005. Application forms duly filled in alongwith attested photocopies of required certificates can be submitted from 5/12/2005 to 23/12/2005 at any of the following Government Medical Colleges. The application form should not be sent by post/Courier, such forms will be rejected without giving any intimation/reply.


Grant Medical College, Byculla, Mumbai


B.J. Medical College, Pune


Shri Bhausaheb Hire Govt. Medical College, Dhule


Dr. V.M. Medical College, Solapur


Government Medical College, Miraj


R.C.S.M. Government Medical College, Kolhapur


Government Medical College, Aurangabad


Government Medical College, Nanded


Swami Ramanand Teerth Rural Medical College, Ambajogai


Government Medical College, Nagpur


Shri Vasantrao Naik Govt. Medical College, Yavatmal

Eligibility Criteria

1) A candidate must be an Indian National.

2) A candidate who has passed final MBBS degree examination from a recognised medical college situated in Maharashtra, affiliated to Non-Agricultural Universities or to the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik and who has obtained full registration either from the Medical Council of India or from the Maharashtra Medical Council after completing one year internship training, will be eligible for PGM-CET 2006. The Inservice candidates working on the establishment of Directorate of Health Services, Directorate of ESIS and Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will be eligible to apply as per the eligibility criteria prescribed by the concerned establishments.

3) A candidate who is undergoing one year internship training and is likely to complete the same by 31st March, 2006 also will be eligible for PGM-CET 2006.

4) A candidate who is domicile of Maharashtra and who got admission under 15% quota of All India Entrance Examination for MBBS and who has obtained the MBBS degree from the University situated outside the state of Maharashtra and has obtained full registration either from Medical Council of India, New Delhi or from the concerned State Medical Council will also be eligible for PGM-CET 2006.

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