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Experts weigh in on PH disease outbreaks in research conference
Experts weigh in on PH disease outbreaks in research conference
Infectious disease experts discussed the Philippines’ public health crisis as it battles four outbreaks at the 3rd RITM Annual Research Conference held last December 11, 2019 at the Acacia Hotel Manila in Alabang, Muntinlupa City. The conference also highlighted the phenomenon on vaccine...

RITM Chief backs TDR direction, urges WPRO participation
RITM Chief backs TDR direction, urges WPRO participation
RITM OIC Director IV, Dr. Celia Carlos, calls for regional action from the World Health Organization (WHO) Western Pacific Region following the 42nd Joint Coordinating Board (JCB) session of the WHO Special Program for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) on June 25-26, 2019...

PCAV: Saving lives one ampoule at a time
PCAV: Saving lives one ampoule at a time
Purified Cobra Antivenin (PCAV) was fondly dubbed as a “wonder drug” by the brain behind its standardization in 2009, Lilian S. Dancel, RMT, as it manifests observable changes in seconds once administered in a patient. “There was a patient rushed...

What is Zika?
What is Zika?
Know the key facts about Zika virus through this...