Participation of CVCHRD to The 13th PNHRS Week Celebration at Cagayan De Oro City


The prolific participation of Central Visayas Consortium for Health Research and Development at the 13th PNHRS celebration with this year's theme: "Achieving Health-Related SDGs thru Research and Innovation" last August 13-16, 2019 at Limketkai Luxe hotel, Cagayan De Oro City was entitled by representatives coming from the region 7 consortium member institution like Dr. Laurence L. Garcia from Cebu Normal University and Ms. Marcian Mariñas of University of San Carlos, the members of CRIU, Ms. Florenda Cabatit of Sillliman University and Dr. Leah Wilreda Pilongo of University of Bohol, members of REC, Ms. Maria Fe F. Abejar of Cebu Doctors’ University, the chair of R&D, Dr. Helen V. Madamba of Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center, Member of CBC and Mr. Alfil Romulo Estrera from University of Cebu School of Medicine who won 3rd Place for the Student Research Poster Competition with his entry, entitled: "Potentially New Drug Action against Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) via Iterative Threading Assembly Refinement and Hex Protein Docking."

Moreover, the Consortium has received the award for Level 2 accreditation of Research Ethics Committee during the closing ceremonies of the celebration on August 16, 2019.