Two new Academic units signing in

June 13, 2019 | 2:18 pm

The Academics has created two (2) new units to develop innovative graduate education and internationalization initiatives.

The Graduate Studies in Medical and Health Sciences pursues the growth, development, quality, and continuation of graduate programs and graduate education at DLSMHSI. It works with other Academic colleges and departments to realize the Institute’s goal to become a research-enhanced comprehensive institution.

The Center for Internationalization and Academic Affiliations and Engagements supports the internationalization initiatives of the Academics, with special emphasis on curricular and co-curricular international education initiatives. These include on-line academic courses, international residential, training and leadership programs and international academic affiliations.

College of Medicine holds Inter-professionalism Education Workshop

The College of Medicine Innovative Programs and Graduate Studies Inter-professionalism Education Unit hosted the Inter-professionalism Education Workshop on June 22-23, 2019 at Abagatan Ti Manila Hotel and Events Place, Alfonso, Cavite. The different inter-professional education (IPE) competencies were discussed, such as background of IPE, values/ethics, inter-professional roles and responsibilities, communication skills and inter-professional team collaboration.

DLSMHSI prepares for ISO certification

As part of its commitment to develop a high-quality workplace with sound customer service and sustainable initiatives, DLSMHSI has started the groundwork to become certified for ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems. The Presidential Management held a 2-part orientation/workshop on June 3, 2019 at DLS Villarosa Convention Hall and on June 25-26, 2019 at Lake Hotel, Tagaytay City attended by all administrators of the different Services. The participants received an orientation on ISO 9001:2015, the responsibility matrix, the strategic plan, and the future agenda and timelines leading to the actual visit of the certifying body.

Mental health awareness seminar conducted for continuing professional education 

The Center for Innovative Education and Technology Integration conducted a seminar themed “Taking Mental Health Issues Seriously: Awareness, Detection and Intervention” on June 14, 2019 at DLS Villarosa Convention Hall. The keynote speaker, Violeta Villaroman-Bautista, PhD, RGC, RP, C CI.P, discussed how mental health could be cared for. The seminar was attended by professionals and granted with continuing professional development points by various professional councils.

Academic Teaching and Service Faculty and Student Achievements

ATF/ASF Research Publications

Among 66 Academic Teaching and Service Faculty (ATF and ASF) with published papers in journals, 40 are Full Time and 26 are Part Time. Out of 339 Full Time ATF and ASF, 40 (12%) are with published papers in journals (Scopus Indexed).

DLSMSHI is able to comply with one of the requirements of CHED for a University Status in the horizontal typology, which is faculty involvement in research.

List of Academic Teaching and Service Faculty affiliated with DLSMHSI with publications indexed in Scopus:

College of Medicine

  1. Abong, Jovilia M.
  2. Abu, Cherry T.
  3. Acuin, Jose M.
  4. Alvero, Rita Grace Y.
  5. Ariniego, Romeo P.
  6. Barzaga, Ma. Teresa A.
  7. Bello, Alex P.
  8. Bernardo, Juanchito Jr. P.
  9. Caparas-Yu, Delia S.
  10. Concepcion, Maria Luisa
  11. Dalay, Victoria B.
  12. Espos, Roberto Jr. A.
  13. Estrada, Myrna S.
  14. Frias, Melchor Victor IV G.
  15. Gonzales, Dina C.
  16. Lawenko, Michael M.
  17. Litao, Sandra S.
  18. Marfori, Michael L.
  19. Mendoza, Victor L.
  20. Pacifico, Jaime L.
  21. Pacifico, Rochelle B.
  22. Padla, Eleanor P.
  23. Pagatpatan, Celso P.
  24. Parungao, Petronilo Jr. B.
  25. Roderos, Olivia P.
  26. Salvador, David Raymund K.
  27. Simbulan, Dante Jr. G.
  28. Solis, Florecita Ludivina T.
  29. Van Haute, Michael Nicholaus Q.
  30. Yu, Charles
  31. Acedillo, Anthony T.
  32. Andag-SIlva, Aimee
  33. Ata-Lawenko, Rona Marie A.
  34. Bicol, Ralph Allan C.
  35. Canto, Abigail U.
  36. Dayrit, Johannes F.
  37. De Castro, Jo-Anne A.
  38. Escobin, Ma. Ailsa A.
  39. Garcia, Rey-An Nino L.
  40. Gulay-Carvajal, Carien B.
  41. Gurango, Jose Armand
  42. Gutierrez, Josephine C.
  43. Litao, Melissa Kaori S.
  44. Litao, Roumel E.
  45. Lopez, Robert Gabriel L.
  46. Macalalad, Noel G.
  47. Manalo, Mary Ondinee U.
  48. Mariano, Maria Nicollete M.
  49. Munoz, Michael D.R.
  50. Pagsisihan, Daveric A.
  51. Perez, Emmanuel C.
  52. Rey, Nannette R.
  53. Ronquillo, Jonathan C.
  54. Santiago, Darby
  55. Tirona, Jose P.
  56. Valdez, Josephine R.

College of Humanities and Sciences

  1. Amora, Tabitha L.
  2. Bonifacio, Margel C.
  3. Cabanias, Juanito O.
  4. Eusebio, Jameson A.

College of Nursing

  1. Daplas, Ma. Bernadette R.
  2. Reyes, Alely A.
  3. Tan, Restituta C.

College of Pharmacy

  1. Catabay, Alicia P.

Romeo P. Ariniego, MD, AFSC Library

  1. Torres, Efren Jr. M.

Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

  1. Marcelo, Danaida B.

ATF/ASF Paper Presentations and Graduate Studies

College of Humanities and Sciences

  • May Veluz G. Salansang, LPT, MS presented her research Blended Learning in Biostatistics: A Quick Glimpse during the Asia-Pacific Innovations Forum 2019 held on June 13-14, 2019 at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology, Ladkrabang, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Ellen Joy P. Pacudan, MA presented her research The Synergy Between Medical University and Community Health Workers to the Adoption of Modern Health Care Practices during the Asia-Pacific Innovations Forum 2019 held on June 13-14, 2019 at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology, Ladkrabang, Bangkok, Thailand.

College of Medical Imaging and Therapy

  • Dan Clarence A. Diaz, RRT, MHPEd graduated with the degree of Master in Health Professions Education on June 8, 2019 at University of Sto. Tomas.
  • Mezie Laurence B. Ortiz, RRT, MAEd presented her research The Use of Contact Base Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) in the Reconstruction of 3D Oxygenerated dynamic Imaging Model as Biomedical Evidence during KSRSC 2019 Radiological Science Develop the Future on June 1, 2019 at Seongnam, South Korea.
  • Axel Yen C. Garcia, RRT also presented his research Brain Functional Connectivity Analysis in Mouse Models Treated with Transcranial Ultrasound Brain Stimulation during  KSRSC 2019 Radiological Science Develop the Future on June 1, 2019 at Seongnam, South Korea.

Special Health Sciences Senior High School Department

  • Jose Isaak M. Calamlam, LPT, MA presented his research Vitellogenin induction in Male Tilapia (Oreochronis niloticus) collected from selected aquaculture areas in Taal Lake during the 34th Philippine Chemistry Congress held on May 28-30, 2019 at Waterfront Hotel and Convention Center, Cebu City.

Romeo P. Ariniego, MD, AFSC Library

  • Efren M. Torres, Jr, RL, MLIS and Zipporah M. Dery, RL, MLIS delivered a poster presentation of their research Access Away: Faculty Perceptions and Experiences in Remote Access to Online Resources during the 40th Annual International Association of University Libraries Conference at The University of Western Australia and Curtin University, Perth, Australia on June 23-27, 2019.

Student Achievement

College of Humanities and Sciences

  • BS Biochemistry student Monil Baghadia bagged the grand prize during the 5th Multidisciplinary Research Forum held on May 17, 2019 at DLS Villarosa Convention Hall for his research Angopsuppressive Effect of the Ethanolic Extracts of Calocybe  indica and Pleurotus ostreatus in Combination with Paclitaxel on Duch Chorioallantoic Membrane. The activity was organized by the PCHRD-Health Research and Development Consortium (Region IV-A).