With every step of your journey, we care.
Our mission is to provide the highest standard of care for rheumatic disease patients, the public and the medical community through pursuit of excellence in EDUCATION and RESEARCH.
"Paying it forward" 19 December 2019 by Ma. Theresa M. Collante, MD and Annabel Joy Yap, MD
A “Professorial chair”* holder is defined as one who is outstanding, distinguished, and hardworking. Importantly, the Chair also connotes that one lives by gratitude and selfless service to deserve this award.Read More
6TH SCIENTIFIC MEETING OF AFOS August 29 – 31, 2019
The 6th Scientific meeting of the Asian Federation of Osteoporosis Societies (AFOS) was held at Century Park Hotel, Manila. This was organized by the Osteoporosis Society of the Philippines Foundation, Inc. (OSPFI). This was attended by 470 multinational delegates.Read More
IM-RHEUMACON 21 December 2019
To quote Dr. Navarra at the conferment of the Doña Victoria Ty Tan Professorial Chair in Medical Education, “…a weekly exercise among medical seniors to choose between planet or plastic, I am incessantly amazed andRead More
Christmas Rheum for Kids Teens 08 December 2019
While Christmas is a season for everyone to enjoy, it should also be a season worth dedicating to the children. Too often, it has been said that Christmas is for children, and there really is some truth to this.Read More
Meet and Greet Christmas Party 08 December 2019
December is a season of joy. We can already feel that Christmas is just around the corner. Everyone seems busy with a lot of preparations . However, for our
family and friends who are suffering from
Region I Christmas party 07 December 2019
Christmas for tropical countries, like the Philippines, is often associated, not with cold weather, but with sunshine. The Region 1 Lupus Support Group’s 1st
Christmas party was held at Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center (ITRMC) Motorpool Building Conference Room.
PEARL Christmas Party 13 October 2019
In the Philippines, Christmas season kicks off at the start of the so-called “BER months”. For this year, the annual Christmas party of People empowerment for arthritis and lupus (PEARL)Read More
Musculoskeletal (MSK) Week 23 October 2019
The UST Section of Rheumatology celebrated MSK week at the Gazebo function room, Clinical Division building of UST Hospital along España Blvd in Manila, last October 23, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 12 PM.Read More
"Salin Yaman” by Dr. Sandra Navarra 24 October 2019
To realize that a man of such stature and influence has walked the halls of this prestigious institution, we can’t help but feel immensely grateful that most of us here, in one way or another have been witness to his journey.Read More
Salin Yaman Activity Report 24 October 2019 by Dr. Martin Carl Carbonel
It was a day of tribute and celebration as Prof. Emeritus Tito P. Torralba was given the prestigious recognition and distinction as one of the pillars of the academe…Read More
Consolidated Special Interest Group (SIG) Meeting on Osteoarthritis, fibroMyalgia and Geriatric Rheumatology (OMG) 28-29 September 2019
Philippine Rheumatology Association (PRA) held a one and a half-day consolidated special interest group (SIG) meeting last September 28-29, 2019 at Makiling 1, Park Inn by Radisson at North EDSA, Quezon City.Read More
7th World Congress on Controversies, Debates & Consensus in Bone, Muscle & Joint diseases (BMJD) October 17-19, 2019 Taiwan.
Renowned speakers and figures in rheumatology participated at the 7th World Congress on Controversies, Debates & Consensus in Bone, Muscle & Joint diseases (BMJD) last October 17-19, 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan.Read More
Lupus Academy Warsaw 6-8 September 2019
The Lupus Academy is a global initiative committed to provide high quality, insightful, and clinically relevant teachings about lupus through interactive meetings and eLearning, striving to provide the best patient care and improve patient outcome.Read More
Thomasian Trailblazers 18 September 2019
“Trailblazer” is a person who marks or prepares a trail through a field for other people to follow. They are the pillars in the medical field who have successfully conquered challenges. “See further by standing on the shoulder of giants…”Read More