Thursday, June 22, 2017

PAFP Pangasinan Chapter Upcoming Activities

July 28, 2017                   Hepatitis B Lay fora
                                         PMS Building
August 3, 2017                 Module sponsored by Johnson and Johnson
                                          Topic: Learning Bites on the B.U.S.H. (Burning mouth syndrome, Ulcer,                                               Sore throat, Halitosis)
                                          Speaker: Jonathan D. Babsa-ay, M.D.
                                          Venue: Lenox Hotel (Ruby Room, 4th floor)
                                          Time: 5:00PM

September 21, 2017           POSTGRADUATE COURSE
                                           Venue: CSI Stadia

September 28, 2017           Module sponsored by Hei Eisai
                                           Topic: Approach in the Diagnosis and Management of Diabetic          Neuropathy, Time: 5PM

October 5, 2017                 Elderly Week Celebration:Free Screening for Senior Citizens
                                                 (FBS, Cholesterol, Triglycerides, BUA, ECG, ABI)

December 2017                       Family Day

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Board Meeting for the month of June

We had our board meeting on June 14, 2017 at Lenox Hotel. It was attended by 11 officers of the Pangasinan Chapter. It was a very productive evening.

Module on Neuropathic Pain

Our first module for this year was held on June 9, 2017 at Star Plaza Hotel, Dagupan City. Our topics were Neuropathic Pain with Dr. Juvy Asuncion as the speaker, and Enhance delivery of patient education thru appropriate communication strategy with Dr. Arlette S. Samaniego as the speaker. There were 26 attendees that evening.

Lay Fora on Influenza

To raise public awareness on Influenza, a lay for a was conducted on June 8, 2017 at Sison, Pangasinan. We had the privilege to have as our speaker our very own Dr. Marijen B. Uy.

Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid

As part of the advocacy of the PAFP "Kalusugan ng Pamilya Mo, Aalagaan  Ko," a cervical cancer screening using Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid (VIA) was conducted on May 30, 2017 at Sison, Pangasinan. A total of 183 married women of reproductive age were screened.