In the News

DOST launches first Nat’l research agenda for ment...
18 Oct 2019 07:27 - Christine Jane M. Gonzalez

The country’s lead in health research, Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD), announced the conception of the first National Mental Health Research Agenda (NMHRA) during the World Mental Health Week on Friday, October 11, 2019  [ ... ]

Read more..
Call for Applicants: ASEAN Responsible Conduct of ...
18 Oct 2019 05:18 - Christine Jane M. Gonzalez

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Young Scientists Network is calling for applications to the ASEAN Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Project. This workshop aims to foster integrity across Southeast Asia towards achieving the long-term goal of establishing a robust RCR agenda.  [ ... ]

Read more..
PH leads global commitment to advance TB research
26 Sep 2019 01:19 - Christine Jane M. Gonzalez

Six countries declare commitment to international collaboration for TB research during the 5th Annual Regional Prospective Observational Research in Tuberculosis (RePORT) Meeting hosted by the Philippines last September 17-19, 2019 at the Philippine International Convention Center, Pasay City. Aimi [ ... ]

Read more..
DOST’s Tuklas Lunas Program leverages on the count...
23 Sep 2019 04:29 - Jwynne Gwyneth Macan

Following the success brought by the lagundi and sambong medicinal products developed under the National Integrated Research Program on Medicinal Plants (NIRPROMP) of the Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD), the Tuklas Lunas Prog [ ... ]

Read more..
DOST-PCHRD’s two-way approach to build start-ups a...
23 Sep 2019 02:17 - Jwynne Gwyneth Macan

The Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) looks at two ways to fast-track its technology transfer program, thus, spawn the growth of start-up companies by innovators in health technologies and the health industry, in general. One [ ... ]

Read more..
Biotek M Lead receives Presidential Lingkod Bayan ...
20 Sep 2019 08:16 - Jwynne Gwyneth Macan





President Rodrigo Roa Duterte conferred the prestigious Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award to Biotek M lead Dr. Raul Destura of the University of the Philippines-National Institutes of Health (UP-NIH) for his contributions to health and medical biotechnology, especially in diagnostics during the awar [ ... ]

Read more..