The Dean, as well as three faculty members of DLSHSI’s College of Pharmacy have been elected as officers of the Philippine Pharmacist Association, Cavite Chapter for years 2016 – 2018.


Dean Dr. Alicia P. Catabay was elected as Public Relations Officer, Richard L. Pineda, RPh was elected Business Manager, while Sigfredo B. Mata, RPh and Nida L Alindonga, RPh were elected as members of the Board of Directors.


They took their oath as officers on March 5 during the Continuing Professional Development Seminar conducted by the Chapter. The Philippine Pharmacists Association, Inc. (PPhA) was founded on August 29, 1920 and is the only accredited integrated national organization of licensed Filipino pharmacists by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). It has 83 regional and local chapters, 10 affiliate organizations and about 15, 000 individual members.