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2ND PHILIPPINE SARCOMA CONSORTIUM MEETING
Posted: Tuesday, October 23, 2018
PASIG CITY – The Sarcoma Study Group of the Philippine General Hospital (PGH), in cooperation with the National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) and The Medical City, successfully organized the 2nd Philippine Sarcoma Consortium Meeting last September 29, 2018 at the Medical City, Ortigas Avenue, Pasig City. The meeting was attended by almost a hundred doctors from various hospitals, institutions, and medical organizations across the Philippines. Some of the organizations and institutions involved include the Philippine Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, the Philippine Society of Pediatric Oncology, the Philippine Society of Medical Oncology, the Philippine Society of Oncology, and the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth). The meeting aims to spread aw...   read full story

NRCP BRINGS THE FUSION OF SCIENCE AND ARTS V.2 @ TAWI-TAWI
Posted: Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Arts and science are two different, but complementary modes of understanding the self, nature, and society. – Dr. Jose S. Buenconsejo The National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) will once again demonstrate the fusion of science and arts in Tawi-Tawi, Philippines - where a study was done to document enduring traditional Philippine music and dance in their cultural and historical contexts. This initiative falls under the Inclusive Nation-Building or ATIN Program which is the second priority area under NRCP's National Integrated Basic Research Agenda (NIBRA) in support to the promotion of arts, history, and culture in the Philippines. In cooperation with the Provincial Government of Tawi Tawi, and the Mindanao State University-Tawi-Tawi College of Technology and Oceanography (...   read full story

NATIVE FISH SPECIES OF LAKE LANAO VANISHING FAST - NRCP RESEARCH
Posted: Monday, October 15, 2018
Local fish vendors selling Katolong (Giuris margaritacea), a dominant introduced species in Lake Lanao. (Photo source: Dr. Sherwin Nacua) Lake Lanao, Mindanao's most important lake, now faces a ser...   read full story

DOST-NRCP SYMPOSIUM PRESENTS RESEARCH-BASED NEW INFORMATION ON PHILIPPINE FLORA AND FAUNA
Posted: Monday, October 15, 2018
Communicating basic research findings or new knowledge to stakeholders and the public in the most comprehensible and easy manner is the aim of NRCP as it will present the results of six (6) of its res...   read full story

Fieldnotes: Covering GIDAs (Geographycally Isolated and Disadvantaged Areas)
Posted: Saturday, October 13, 2018
"Kumusta kayo? Nasaan na kayo ngayon?" are the most common questions we ask our team leaders in the field through text, call or FB messenger. Not getting a response immediately has been a common sig...   read full story

Never Give Up, Keep Innovating!
Posted: Monday, October 08, 2018
Quezon City – Engr. Justino P. Arboleda, known by friends as "Bo" is the President of Coco Technologies Corporation and the recipient of the first prize for the Outstanding Industrial Design Categor...   read full story

NRCP, MINDA TEAM UP FOR EXPERTS, POLICY RESEARCH
Posted: Friday, October 05, 2018
The signing of a memorandum of collaboration between the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) and the NRCP was in benefit of Mindanao by strengthening its expert and research base. NRCP President ...   read full story

ISP widens reach in SOCCSKSARGEN
Posted: Thursday, October 04, 2018
  SOCCSKSARGEN, Mindanao – The Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-TAPI) expanded the conduct of the Invent School Program (ISP) on...   read full story