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Scientific Programme - 71st Annual Conference of
The Association of Physicians of India
28th-31st January, 2016. Hyderabad

Highlights - Clinical Medicine Quiz

There will be two quiz sessions for the delegates. Each quiz will have six teams of three members each. Duration 90 minutes, 5 rounds of audio visual questions with clinical scenario’s. Send names of your teams with age and qualification, teams to be selected on first come first basis, email your team members names on apicon2016sp@gmail.com. Cash prizes of Rs. 20, 15 and 10 thousand for first, second and third positions. Certificate of participation to all teams. Please send your conference registration number along with. Quiz will have audience questions and prizes also. The judges will be past presidents of API or senior teaching professor’s.

Quiz 1 Organized by AIIMS: Dr Neeraj Nischal, Dr Abhishek Sharma, Dr Saba Memon.

Quiz 2. Organized by Ahmedabad Branch of API : Dr Banshi Saboo, Dr Urman Dhruv, Dr Mahadev Desai.

Quiz 3 Organized by Jalandhar Branch of API : Dr. Kapil Gupta (Quiz Master), Dr. C P Sikka, Dr. Chander Bowry & Dr. Rajpreet Singh.

Teams for quiz on 29th January 2016, Friday (AIIMS)

SMS Medical College Jaipur
  • Dr Zeeshan Ahmed Mumtaz
  • Dr Priti Agarwal
  • Dr Gowtham HG
Banglore Medical College & Research Institute
  • Dr Yashavanth H S
  • Dr Kishore K V
  • Dr Debashish Barik
AFMC, Pune
  • Dr Arun K Valsan
  • Dr VA Arun
  • Dr Renjith Mathew Verghese
Government Medical College,Trivandrum
  • Dr Akhil Krishna
  • Dr Akhil P R
  • Dr Vysakha K V
JLN medical college, Ajmer Rajasthan
  • Dr A Sivaraman
  • Dr Manoj Kumar Mali
  • Dr Kishor Pheplae

Teams for quiz on 30th January 2016, Saturday (Ahmedabad Branch of API)

Silchar Medical College & Hospital, Assam
  • Dr Arnab Dey
  • Dr Purneshwar Kr. Pandey
  • Dr Ravi Kr. Pujar
AIIMS, Delhi
  • Dr Kewal Kanabar
  • Dr Siddharth Jain
  • Dr Abhenil Mittal
J.N Medical College Belgaum
  • Dr Saurabh Gaur
  • Dr Mandar Waghralker
  • Dr Ravikanth Ramdhenu
Government Medical College, Kottayam
  • Dr Adithya KNV
  • Dr Jidhin Raj
  • Dr Ricky Mathew
Southern Railway Hospital, Perumbur
  • Dr Vijay chander Bukka
  • Dr Sridhar Babu
  • Dr Ramakanth
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
  • Dr Bharat N
  • Dr Rakshith S C
  • Dr Aravindh Kumar
S N Medical college, Agra
  • Dr Varun Gupta
  • Dr Pankaj Singh
  • Dr Manish Tomar

Teams for quiz on 31st January 2016, Sunday (Jalandhar Branch of API)

KIMS, Hubli, Karnataka
  • Dr Anup Hanchinal
  • Dr Mahabaleshwar Mamadapur
  • Dr Gavisiddanagowda Patil
ESIC PGIMSR, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore
  • Dr Siva Subrahmaniam
  • Dr Vivek Tirlapur
  • Dr Aparna Ramachandran
M M Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, MULLANA(Ambala)
  • Dr Abhishek Mittal
  • Dr Ravnit Singh
  • Dr Jasmeen Chahal
Banglore Medical College & Research Institute
  • Dr Dwijaraj G Hegde
  • Dr Ricken T Mehta
  • Dr Sandeep S Reddy
St.John's Medical College,Bengaluru
  • Dr Pooja Prakash Prabhu
  • Dr Aarthi M
  • Dr Arun Alex
Amrita institute of medical sciences , Kochi
  • Dr Sandeep Surendran
  • Dr S Mohanakkannan
  • Dr Janak Giridhar
Nilratan Sircar Medical College, Kolkata
  • Dr Ritwik Ghosal
  • Dr Roshni Dasgupta
  • Dr Megha Saigal


Rules of Quiz

  • There would be 3 rounds of 4 questions each for the 6 teams.
  • Each team will be given 30 seconds to answer after projection.
  • Each right answer would be given 10 marks.
  • There is no negative marking.
  • There will be 4th round called as rapid fire round of 4 minutes for each team in which the spotters/ questions would be rapidly projected and for each correct answer 10 marks will be given. If you are not sure about the answer of a particular question you can say PASS and hence save time so that next spotter may be projected. Maximum of 10 spotters are allowed for each team i.e. you can score upto 100 marks in the rapid fire round by answering all projections correct.
  • If a team is not able to answer within the prescribed time of 30 seconds no marks would be given after the bell.
  • There is no buzzer round and no question is transferable.
  • The decision of the Quiz Master who would consult the panel of judges would be final and for unnecessary arguments after final decision 10 marks would deducted by panel of judges.
  • The scores will be announced after each round.
  • Audience is requested to avoid prompting. In case of loud prompting the question would be cancelled.
  • There would be questions for the open house after each round to give relief to the participants. The audience will have to raise hands and the Quiz Master would randomly ask the answers from the audience till a correct answer is given. Those who give correct answers would be given prizes.
  • There are three cash prizes for Rs 20,000, Rs 15,000 and Rs 10,000 for first, second and third teams in each Quiz. All the participants would be given participation certificates.
  • Each team should declare leader or else first answer is accepted.