34th PCHRD Anniversary



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PCHRD orients, signs MOA with latest batch of MS M...
29 Sep 2016 01:18 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

QUEZON CITY, METRO MANILA- The latest batch of MS Molecular Medicine scholars signed the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) during their course orientation on 27 September 2016 at St. Luke’s College of Medicine. The latest batch [ ... ]

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PCHRD orients, signs MOA with latest batch of MS M...
29 Sep 2016 01:17 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

QUEZON CITY, METRO MANILA- The latest batch of MS Molecular Medicine scholars signed the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) during their course orientation on 27 September 2016 at St. Luke’s College of Medicine. The latest batch [ ... ]

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7th Batch of MD-PhD Molecular Medicine Scholars si...
26 Sep 2016 02:00 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

ERMITA, MANILA- The 7th batch of MD-PhD in Molecular Medicine Program scholars signed the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) on 21 September 2016 at AmaRonn Restaurant. Among the new scholars who are expected to satisfy all course [ ... ]

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16th NHRFA tackles translating research into polic...
23 Sep 2016 08:10 - Carla P. San Diego

PASAY CITY – The Department of Health and the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development co-organized the 16th National Health Research for Action (NHRFA) last 16 September 2016 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Pasay City. PASAY CITY – Health stakeholders participate i [ ... ]

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CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: 11th National Medical Writ...
23 Sep 2016 03:02 - Carla P. San Diego

Calling all researchers from the fields of health and social sciences!   The Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD), in cooperation with Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors (PAMJE) and Asia Pacific Association [ ... ]

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DOST, UPM to recognize MD-PhD Molecular Medicine m...
14 Sep 2016 07:22 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

ERMITA, MANILA- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will renew its partnership with the University of the Philippines Manila (UPM) through the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the MD-PhD Molecular Medicine Program on 21 September 2016 at Jade Vine Restaurant. Part of the  [ ... ]

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Library Health News

Zika-related birth defects likely higher than anti...
30 Sep 2016 00:44 - Bill Berkrot

The risk posed by the Zika virus to developing fetuses is likely far greater than current estimates suggest, a top U.S. health official said on Thursday. Microcephaly, a rare birth defect in which ba [ ... ]

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Study finds Zika infects neural cells related to s...
30 Sep 2016 00:41 - Kate Kelland

The Zika virus causing an epidemic in Brazil and spreading through the Americas can infect and alter cells in the human nervous system that are crucial for formation of bones and cartilage in the skul [ ... ]

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The dengue vaccine
30 Sep 2016 00:26 - Nickky Faustine P. de Guzman

WHILE “no vaccine is 100% efficient,” said Dr. Su Peing Ng of Sanofi Pasteur, still the efficacy rate of the French pharmaceutical company’s Dengvaxia — the world’s first dengue vaccine —  [ ... ]

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Painkillers linked to heart failure — study
28 Sep 2016 23:58 - Philippine Daily Inquirer

Widely used prescription and non-prescription painkillers are associated with an increased risk of hospital admission for heart failure, according to a study released Thursday. The drugs in question  [ ... ]

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Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika...
28 Sep 2016 02:12 - Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Pracha Hariraksapitak

Thailand is investigating four suspected cases of Zika-related microcephaly in three babies and a 36-week old unborn baby, the public health minister said on Tuesday, in what could be the first cases  [ ... ]

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Zika infects pregnant woman in Cebu
27 Sep 2016 00:33 - Tina G. Santos

FINALLY, it happened. The Department of Health (DOH) on Monday reported the Philippines’ first known case of a pregnant woman infected with the Zika virus, which threatens unborn babies. A 22-year [ ... ]

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