CVCHRD holds successful 1st RU/HERDIN Focal Persons General Assembly meeting
The CVCHRD Research Utilization (RU) and Health Research and Development Information Network (HERDIN) Focal Persons gather together at the Josef Baumgartner Learning Resource Center (JB-LRC), University of San Carlos-Talamban Campus, Nasipit, Talamban, Cebu City last April 22, 2016 to attend the RU/HERDIN Focal Persons General Assembly meeting.
Call for Papers for the 4th CVCHRD Health Research Forum
The Central Visayas Consortium for Health Research and Development (CVCHRD) is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the 4th CVCHRD Health Research Forum to be held on May 26-27, 2016 at the Cebu Normal University, Osmeña Blvd., cor. R. Landon St., Cebu City.
2016 DOST-PCHRD-Gruppo Medica Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis in Herbal Medicine
The Central Visayas Consortium for Health Research and Development (CVCHRD) is currently accepting nominations for the 2016 DOST-PCHRD-Gruppo Medica Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis in Herbal Medicine. The nomination form and guidelines are available in this link. Deadline of submission of nominations is on May 20, 2016.
Dengue Forum Conducted in Cebu City
The Central Visayas Consortium for Health Research and Development (CVCHRD) in cooperation with the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development-DOST (PCHRD-DOST) and the Department of Science and Technology Region VII (DOST VII) organized a Dengue Forum with the theme “R and D Strategies for Dengue Prevention and Control.” The forum was held on July 23, 2015, 1:00pm at Radisson Blu Hote...
Call for Applications: Novartis Biotechnology Leadership Camp (BioCamp) 2015
The Novartis Biotechnology Leadership Camp (BioCamp) is a pioneering annual biotechnology seminar for entrepreneurial, postgraduate students in science or business who are interested in pursuing a career in biotechnology.Themed "Building the Country's Human Resources for Better Health", the Local BioCamp will be held on July 28, 2015 at the SMX Convention Center Manila in Pasay City.At the end of ...
Call for Applications: The 2015 National Book Development Trust Fund Grant (P200,000 each)
The National Book Development Board (NBDB), the government agency mandated to develop and support the Philippine book publishing industry, has recently launched a call for applications for the National Book Development Trust Fund (NBDTF) Grant for 2015. Authors and organizations are invited to submit at least 25% of their manuscripts or research works for books. The chosen works will receive a gra...
UK’s Newton Fund invites PHL collaboration in health researches
FILIPINO researchers and scientists will have a chance to do researches on health concerns in the Philippines under the United Kingdom’s Newton Fund.The British Embassy recently announced that the Newton Fund is inviting researchers and scientists to submit proposals that will address the health needs of vulnerable communities in the country, the embassy said in a news release.Two programs are ava...
CHED Memo on RERC Accreditation
The Philippine Health Research Ethics Board (PHREB) envisions the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), being one of the implementing agencies of the Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS), as an institution which actively promotes and supports advocacies for protection of human participants in health research.
DOH Dept. Circular Re: PHREB Accreditation of DOH RERCs (27 Feb 2015 )
Pursuant to Republic Act No. 10532 known as the Philippine National Health Research System Law, the Philippine Health Research Ethics Board (PHREB) has set requirements for accreditation of all Research Ethics Review Committees (RERCs) in the country to ensure adherence to the universal principles for the protection of human participants in research.