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Outstanding Internal Medicine Residency Training Program Award for UP-PGH IM

We are proud to announce that this year’s Outstanding Internal Medicine Residency Training Program Award has been given to UP-PGH Department of Medicine during the 52nd PCP Annual Congress on April 30, 2022. This is the product of years of hard work, honor and excellence. Congratulations to our consultants, training committee, administrative staff, fellows, current and past chief residents, and,...

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2022 PCP Research Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Philippine College of Physicians Research Contest 2022! First Prize: Meta-Analysis CategoryEfficacy of Oral Vitamin B12 versus Intramuscular Vitamin B12 for Vitamin B12 Deficiency: Systematic Review and Meta-AnalysisAuthors: Vincent Anthony S. Tang MD MBA, Edith Mari G. Timbol MD, Josephine Anne C. Lucero MD, Deonne Thaddeus V. Gauiran MD Second Prize: Analytical & Retrospective CategoryPrevalence...

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PSBIM 2022: 100% Passing Rate for Batch PrIMe

We are proud to announce a 100% passing rate for UP-PGH Department of Medicine in the recently concluded 2022 Philippine Specialty Board of Internal Medicine! Congratulations also to Dr. Ma. Sergia Fatima P. Sucaldito, for garnering Second Place in the PSBIM 2022, and to our outstanding graduates who ranked 95th percentile or higher. Congratulations to Batch PrIMe, our newest board-certified...

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Dr. Lourdes A. Manahan Centennial Rheumatology Issue of Acta Medica Philippina

In the early 1960s, a young internist from Philippine General Hospital in the name of Dr. Lourdes A. Manahan created the foundation of Philippine Rheumatology. After her publication on a familial condition which later bear her name, the Rotor-Manahan-Florentin Syndrome, her research interest soon shifted towards rheumatology. Being the only rheumatologist in the country during those years, she shared the...

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Five-year Accreditation for UP-PGH Internal Medicine Residency Training Program

We are pleased to announce that the Philippine College of Physician Board of Regents has granted the UP-PGH Department of Medicine 5-year Accreditation for its Internal Medicine Residency Training Program, as it continues its commitment to produce globally competitive internists through excellence and leadership in service, training and research. Congratulations to our consultants, training committee, administrative staff and residents! For...

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The COVID Saga Continues: “Updates on the PGH COVID Pathway and Other Incidentals”

Last February 3, 2022, Dr. Sonia Salamat discussed “Updates on the PGH COVID Pathway and Other Incidentals” in the third part of the Grand Rounds Series: The COVID Saga Continues. The conference was moderated by Dr. Lara Theresa Alentajan-Aleta. For those who were not able to attend, you may watch the recording here:

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Residents and Fellow Winners in the Philippine Liver Meeting 2022 Research Forum

Congratulations to our residents and fellows who won in the research forum of the recently concluded Philippine Liver Meeting 2022. In the meta-analysis category, Hannah Haile Almenario and Adrian Santos, together with their co-author Jereel Sahagun, won first runner up, while Kaiser Marr Cruz and Jana Laine Cortez won second runner up; Dr. Eric Yasay was the adviser for both...

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The COVID Saga Continues: “Outpatient of Mild to Moderate COVID-19 cases (Perks and Pitfalls of Telemedicine)” by Dr. John Guiang

In the second episode of the Grand Rounds Series: The COVID Saga Continues held last January 27, 2022, Dr. John Guiang discussed on “Homecare Management Algorithms for Mild to Moderate COVID-19 Cases”. The conference was moderated by Dr. Lara Theresa Alentajan-Aleta. For those who were not able to attend, you may watch the recording here:

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