De La Salle Health Sciences Institute (DLSHSI) President Br. Augustine L. Boquer FSC, has been given a fresh 3-year mandate by the Board of Trustees during its quarterly meeting on December 4, 2012. Br. Gus’s new term starts on June 1 2013 and ends on May 31, 2016.
The Board’s resolution makes Br. Gus the first DLSHSI President to have been appointed for three consecutive 3-year terms.
Br. Gus’s first 3-year term as DLSHSI president took effect on June 1, 2007. During his investiture, he laid down a 14-pt agenda that defined the direction that both DLSHSI and DLSU-D are to take under his leadership. Br. Gus concurrently serves as president of DLSU-D.
It is during his leadership that the Institution embarked on various development projects that became an impetus for the rapid growth of DLSHSI’s ministry in the field of medical and health-allied education, care, and research.
In his letter to the DLSHSI community to announce the reappointment, Br. Jose Mari L. Jimenez, chairman of the Board and Sector Leader of the De La Salle Brothers in the Philippines said “I wish to thank all who collaborate with the Brother President in realizing the school’s mission. May the school continue to witness to God’s goodness in the life of the community and of its young people as we work together and by association.”