Plenary Speakers

LOWELA M.ALINDAYU, RRT, MAEd
LOWELA M. ALINDAYU, RRT, MAEd

Professor Lowela M. Alindayu is a full-time faculty of the College of Medical Radiation Technology - De La Salle Health Sciences Institute. She started at DLSHSI as a Laboratory Custodian and worked her way to become the current Vice Dean of the College. She obtained her Master's Degree in Education at De La Salle University - Dasmariñas in 2005 and is currently working on her dissertation for a Doctorate Degree in Philosophy. Professor
Alindayu is the champion of the students and has her work centered on student's welfare. However, she is also very passionate on quality assurance and quality control in radiology department. In fact, she is one of the Philippine representatives to the RAS6081 Enhancing Safety and Effectiveness in Diagnostic Radiology through Training of Medical Imaging Professionals in Quality Practices sponsored by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), held in Thailand in 2016.


SUSAN A. OLAVIDEZ ,RRT ,EdD
SUSAN A. OLAVIDEZ, RRT, EdD

Dr. Susan A. Olavidez earned her Doctorate Degree in Education at De La Salle University - Dasmariñas. She is currently serving as the Dean of the College of Medical Radiation Technology of De La Salle Health Sciences Institute. Dr. Olavidez has handled numerous tasks in her professional career as Radiologic Technologist. She is an Accreditor of the Philippine Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities for Radiologic Technology Program,
has served as Member of the Continuing Professional Development Council for Radiologic Technology of the Professional Regulation Commission, invited as Technical Expert of the International Atomic Energy Agency, elected Business Manager of the Philippine Association of Deans and Faculty of Colleges of Radiologic Technology, among others. She delivered lectures both here and abroad, including a lecture on Clinical Audit at Dongseo University, South Korea.


MEZIE LAURENCE B. ORTIZ,RRT
MEZIE LAURENCE B. ORTIZ, RRT

Ms. Mezie Laurence B. Ortiz is a full time faculty of the College of Medical Radiation Technology. She is currently working on her Master's Degree in Education - Major in Educational Management at De La Salle University - Dasmariñas, where she is consistently being awarded a certificate of commendation for exemplary academic performance. Ms. Ortiz worked at Makati Medical Center as a Radiation Therapist for 5 years before deciding to become
a full-time instructor. During her stay at Makati Medical Center, she has become a "Shining Star Awardee" for her excellent handling of patients. She has also passed the Radioisotope Techniques Training Course given by the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute. Ms. Ortiz was one of the country's representatives to the RAS6081 Enhancing Safety and Effectiveness in Diagnostic Radiology through Training of Medical Imaging Professionals in Quality Practices sponsored by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), held in Thailand in 2016.