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The UPMASA maintains a Permanent Endowment Fund from where our operating costs come from. Help us continue and expand our services towards Medical Students’ scholarships, Professorial Chairs and health care needs of the poorest of the poor in the Philippines.


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Upcoming Events

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July 2-6, 2019 Annual Grand Convention



July 2, Tuesday

1:00-4:00 PM             Finance Committee Tutorial

2:00-4:00 PM              Canvassing of Election Results

5:00-7:00 PM              Dinner for Dignitaries (Invitation Only) – Flora Street Cafe

8:00-10:00 PM            Cocktails with Dignitaries at Pyramid Room of the Fairmont


July 3, Wednesday (Official 1stday AGC)

7:30-3:00 PM              Board of Governors’ Meeting

8:00-4:00 PM              Registration

6:00-12:00AM             PABIDAHAN


July 4 Thursday

7:00-4:00PM               Registration

7:15-12:30                  Day 1 CME

9:00-3:00PM               Exhibits

12:30-4:00PM             Fraternity/Sorority Luncheon

4:00-12:00AM             Class Reunions


July 5 Friday

7:00-4:00PM               Registration

7:15-12:30                  Day 2 CME

9:00-3:00PM               Exhibits

12:30-1:30PM             Business Meeting & Alumni Luncheon

4:30-5:30PM               Installation of National Officers/Chapter Officers    

                                    Recognition Awards

6:00-12:00AM             Gala Dinner and Dance (Black Tie & Red Carpet)


July 6 Saturday (Post Convention)

8:00-10:00 AM            Breakfast


Current Projects

Operation Wildfire

Lead: Dr. Enrique Ostrea

Medical Misisons

Lead:  Dr. Glenn Batiller

Operation Braveheart

Lead:  Dr. Jess Socrates & Dr. Benny Manalo

UPMASA Scholars

Lead:  Dr. Lourdes Publico

Medical Science Building (Formerly BSLR Fundraising)

Lead: Dr. Silverio Cabellon, Jr.

Cesium Project

Lead:  Dr. Alvin Panahon

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