Friday, April 6, 2012

Presenting the WINNERS of the 2nd AMSA-Philippines Research Competition!

The 2nd AMSA-Philippines Research Competition was held during the National Medical Students' Conference UP Manila 2012 in the UP College of Medicine Calderon Hall last March 31 and April 1.

The winning researches are the following:

Oral Competition
First Place
"Gastroprotective effects of radish (Raphanus sativus Linn.) root extracts on ethanol/hydrochloric acid-induced ulcer in male Balb/c mice"
Presenter: Sofia Isabel T. Manlubatan
School: University of the Philippines, College of Medicine

Second Place
"Determination of the Effects of Glutathione on the Development of Danio rerio embryos"
Presenter: Maria Angelica B. Arada
School: University of the Philippines, College of Medicine

Third Place
"The Efficacy of Helium-Oxygen Mixture (Heliox) in improving Exercise Tolerance among Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease"
Presenter: Alfand Marl F. Dy Closas
School: St. Luke's College of Medicine


Poster Competition
First Place
"Incidences and Implications of Needlestick Injuries in the Philippine General Hospital"
Presenter: Krisha Mae C. Borromeo
School: University of the Philippines, College of Medicine

Second Place
"A Cross-sectional Study on the Association of Lifestyle Practices with the Level of Cognitive Functioning among Senior Citizens of Angeles City, Pampanga"
Presenter: Joed T. Ticse
School: Angeles University Foundation, School of Medicine

Third Place
"Influence of Media and Recommendations of Other People on the Intake of Herbal Supplements by Mothers in Iloilo City"
Presenter: Nenette Marie Po
School: West Visayas State University, College of Medicine

CONGRATULATIONS! Mabuhay kayong lahat!


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