Council Leadership, 2013-2016

 

Asthma
Chair: Ma. Bella R. Siasoco, MD, FPCCP

 

COPD and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Chair: Tim S. Trinidad, MD, FPCCP

 

Critical Care, Pulmonary Vascular Disease and Sleep Disorders
Chair: Teresita S. de Guia, MD, FPCCP

 

Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Chair: Ma. Janeth T. Samson, MD, FPCCP

 

Interstitial Lung Disease and Occupational Lung Disease
Chair: Joven Jeremius Q. Tanchuco, MD, FPCCP

 

Lung Cancer
Chair: Windfield L. Tan, MD, FPCCP

 

Pulmonary Infections
Chair: Rizal Alberto B. Nolido, Jr. , MD, FPCCP

 

Tobacco or Health and Air Pollution
Chair: Imelda Muriel-Mateo, MD, FPCCP

 

Tuberculosis
Chair: Jose Hesron D. Morfe, MD, FPCCP

 

Healing and Integrative Medicine (ad hoc)
Chair: Parkash T. Mansukhani, MD, FPCCP

 

Sleep Medicine (ad hoc)
Chair: Virginia S. delos Reyes, MD, FPCCP

 
council
 

The Council shall serve the following purposes:

  1. To serve as centers for collecting data on various diseases of the lungs and its circulation, seen locally, for the purposes of characterizing diseases, defining problems and finding solutions.
  2. To develop criteria for diagnosis and treatment of specific diseases of the lungs and its circulation.
  3. To coordinate researches of diseases of the lungs and circulation in different research centers in the country in cooperation with the Scientific and Research Committee of the organization.
  4. To undertake the publication of professional and lay information about the lungs in coordination with the Committee on Publications.
  5. To provide a pool of resource specialists for the purpose of lecturers, seminar and post-graduate education.
  6. To undertake the establishment of a material registry for the diseases of the lungs.