13th PNHRS Week tackles SDGs in health



The 13th Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week celebration comes to the City of Golden Friendship, Cagayan de Oro City on August 13-16.

Hosted by the Northern Mindanao Consortium for Health Research and Development (NorMinCOHRD), this year’s PNHRS Week theme is “Achieving Health-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through Research and Innovation."   The celebration serves as a platform for the different stakeholders to discuss the current situation, challenges, and advancements related to improving health and equity through reinforced health research and innovation in the regions and local communities.

Plenary and parallel sessions of the main conference will cover topics related to strengthening partnerships and contributing research-based solutions in achieving Universal Health Care and health-related SDGs. Satellite events will feature capacity building sessions for the health research community.

For more information about the PNHRS Week, please visit www.healthresearch.ph.