Extending the invite for a health awareness presscon on June 27, Monday at 2PM in Taguig area. Please fill-out the form below if interested to join and feature the campaign in your blog. Chosen bloggers will receive confirmation and full details. Note: A shuttle will be provided in Makati.
In line with the recent global celebration of the World Osteoporosis Day, Pfizer Inc. (Phils.) will be holding an exclusive event for female bloggers themed as “Love Your Bones”. When: October 29, 2015 – 2:30pm Where: Flavours Restaurant, Holiday Inn Makati City. If you would like to cover this event, kindly accomplish the form below: […]
Mental disorder patients continue to be among the most neglected in the health agenda. About 100,000 Filipinos are estimated to be suffering from different types of chronic mental ailment leading to economic and psycho-social burden. But if treated properly, patients with mental disorders can become productive members of the society. The Institute of Clinical Epidemiology, National Institutes of Health-University of the Philippines together with the Department of Health and the Phil Psychiatric Association, launched a national information system for mental health sometime last year to gather information that would be useful in policy implementation. The first set of data on mental health will be made available to the public on June 5 through a round table discussion with different stakeholders. In line with this, we would like to invite you to: INTO THE LIGHT Round Table Discussion MURALLA BALLROOM, THE BAYLEAF HOTEL, Intramuros Manila JUNE 5, 2015 – 9.30am – 1pm INTO THE LIGHT PROGRAM FLOW: June 5, 2015 9am – 1pm 9am Registration 10.00am Opening Remarks Mr. Jeffrey Stewart Go J&J PH Managing Director 10.05am Message – Senator Pia Cayetano (Author, SB 2450 Mental Health Bill) – Cong. Lenny Robredo (Author, HB05347) 10.30am Current mental health status of the country Dr. Beverly Azucena 10.40am DOH’s current programs on mental health Ms. Priscilla Cuevas 10.50am The Philippine Health Information System on Mental Health Conditions Role of NIH (health system strengthening through Health Information Systems – NIH Director […]