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Call for TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship for Academic Year 2015-2016

The Faculty of Medicine Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Yogyakarta, Indonesia has been selected to host an international postgraduate training scheme for masters and PhD level students, providing full scholarship for up to 50 Master and 5 PhD students in the next four years (2015-2019). The grants are available to students from low- and middle-income countries of WHO South East Asia and West Pacific regions. The training will be focused on implementation research, which supports the identification of health system bottlenecks and approaches to address them.

DOST-GIA (Grants-In-Aid) Guidelines

DOST-GIA (Grants-In-Aid) Guidelines


The following files were downloaded from the DOST-GIA website (


First National Surveillance For Guillain-Barre' Syndrome(GBS) in the Philippines

The Institute of Child Health and Human Development together with the Department of Health(DOH), in partnership with Philippine Neurological Association(PNA) and Child Nuerology Society of the Phillipines(CNSP), will be conducting the first National Surveillance for Guillain-Barre' Syndrome(GBS) in the country.

The contents of this kit are the folllowing:

UP Manila's 3rd University-wide Student Research Competition: "A Culture of Research: A Catalyst for Social Change".

UP Manila's 3rd University-wide Student Research Competition: "A Culture of Research: A Catalyst for Social Change".

Please see attached the Guidelines & Nomination Form in PDF.   


Brought to you by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, in collaboration with UPM USC.


1st Place - Php 20,000 
2nd Place - Php 15,000
3rd Place - Php 10,000


New Study Proposes Individual Poverty Measurement

Posted by: Medical Observer 

A new measure of poverty devised to fully understand the experiences of the poor and how factors such as gender and age can affect the poverty of an individual was discussed at a forum held at the University of the Philippines-Manila last November 20, 2014

"Kwentuhan Tayo, Para Dengue ay Matalo!"

23 October 2014, Thurday

1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.

Centennial Conference Room, G/F National Institutes of Health Building, UP Manila, Pedro Gil St., Ermita Manila



Short Course: Transforming Philippine Plants into Quality Herbal Medicines for a Healthier Nation


In celebration of the 40th year of National Intergrated Research Program on Medicinal Plants (NIRPROMP), we are inviting you to participate in this short course training that will tackle the science behind Herbal Medicine Research. Lectures and workshop will be conducted by resource persons who have accumulated years of practical experience and recognition in the field of herbal medicine research. 

Early bird discounted rate of P5,000 is extended until October 15! Special rate of P3,500 for faculty members of University of the Philippines!

Extension of Deadline for the Call for Proposal or Thesis Proposals for Funding by the UPM-National Institutes of Health, UPM Students Researcher Grant 2014

We are pleased to announce the extension for submission of application for the UPM Student Researcher Grant for CY 2014 which will provide funding support to all undergraduate students, medical students and masteral students without any scholarship who will conduct their thesis/research.


Bata, Bata, Paano Ka Magsalita?: Language Development in Filipino Toddlers

18 September 2014 (Thursday) 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M

5th floor Sentro Oftalmogico Jose Rizal (SOJR) Auditorium, UP-PGH Compound, Taft Avenue, Manila


We are inviting you to participate on this Research Forum of which will feature two studies from College of Allied Medical Professions- University of the Philippines Manila on Speech and Language Development of Filipino Children.