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PMA AWARDEES DURING ITS 109 TH ANNUAL CONVENTION

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The Philippine Medical Association awarded Dr. Filomena L. Montinola and Dr. Vermén M. Verallo-Rowell during its 109th Annual Convention.

The Philippine Medical Association held its 109th Annual Convention in May 2016 at the Pacific Grand Ballroom, Waterfront hotel, Cebu City. Among its awardees were two of our esteemed PDS colleagues. Dr. Filomena L. Montinola  was awarded  the Most outstanding physician of  PDS for her contributions to the advancement of Dermatology in the Philippines. She became a speaker in many conventions and gave inspirational talks during PDS Induction ceremonies. Dr. Vermén M. Verallo-Rowell was awarded for her contribution to Modern Medicine. She has pioneered management of some skin disorders and adapted  innovative delivery and used coconut oil and monolaurin derivatives. She also published researches on phototherapy.

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