UP Manila Chancellor Carmencita Padilla delivered a very inspiring report about UP Manila, its academic accomplishments, infrastructure plans, and research goals, during the Alumni Luncheon on July 5, 2022 at the UPMASA 37th Annual Grand Convention held at the Marriott Boston Copley Place.  Chancellor Padilla is Professor of Pediatrics and the Founding Director of the Institute of Human Genetics and the Newborn Screening Reference Center at the National Institutes of Health-Philippines.  She was awarded National Scientist of the Philippines for 2022. Please click here to view Chancellor Padilla’s presentation.

Dr. Padilla also discussed “Leadership and Multi-Disciplinary Collaboration amidst the COVID-19 Crisis at the second CME session of the UPMASA 37th AGC on July 6, 2022.  Please click here to view the lecture slides.

UPMASA partners with the Chancellor in her vision and mission to further improve the Health Sciences campus of the University of the Philippines.