Press Conference for the Eczema Fair
Last July 11, 2017, the Philippine Dermatological Society, with the help of the Philippine College of Physicians, held a press conference at Annabel’s Restaurant in Tomas Morato to shed light on the importance of seeking consult with board certified PDS Dermatologists for any concerns about the skin, hair, and nails. During this event, various media personnel from radio and print media were invited to listen to interesting talks provided by our distinguished panel of lecturers. Dr. Noemi Salta-Ramos gave the press an idea of who the Philippine Dermatological Society is. This was followed a 3-part lecture entitled “The Skin Across the Ages”. Dr. Christene Pearl Fernandez-Arandia talked about eczemas in children. Dr. Zharlah Gulmatico-Flores gave a talk on eczema in teenagers and middle-aged individuals. And finally, Dr. Clarisse G. Mendoza spoke about eczemas in the elderly. The 3 lectures were a preview of what will be expected in the upcoming 1st National Eczema Fair on July 23, 2017 at Midtown Atrium, Robinsons Place Manila. This is in celebration of the World Skin Health Day and the 65th Anniversary of the Philippine Dermatological Society. The session was facilitated by Dr. Cecilia Roxas-Rosete and was specially attended by our PDS president Dr. Ma. Angela Medina-Lavadia.