DLSUMC’s Department of Pediatrics, in cooperation with The Philippine Pediatric Society – Southern Tagalog Chapter, is holding its 13th Postgraduate Course on February 20-21, 2014 at the Acacia Hotel, Alabang, Muntinlupa City entitled “www.PediaApps.dlsumc (What, Why and When to request): Clinical applications in pediatric practice”.


The course will tackle the most commonly used laboratory examinations, review their indications and contraindications, interpretation, and clinical application. The series of lectures also aims to help allied health professionals correlate diagnostic test results with presenting signs and symptoms of common pediatric illnesses.


The event is open to interested pediatricians, residents, general practitioners particularly municipal and government physicians, nurses, and midwives. Physicians attending the course will be awarded 45, 19, and 13.5 CME (continuing medical education) points by the Philippine Medical Association (PMA), Philippine Pediatric Society (PPS) and the Philippine Association of Family Physicians (PAFP), respectively.


For details and inquiries, please contact Dr. Cristina Gorospe-Murallon at 0917-5018827 or Dr. Carlene Solidum at 0927-6961576. You may visit the DLSUMC Department of Pediatrics Office at the 3rd Flr., Bldg. 2, DLSUMC or call us at (046)481-8000 (Cavite line) / (02) 988-3100 (Manila line) loc. 1167. You may likewise visit www.facebook.com/dlsupedia for more information.



By Tickle Gaerlan