The Philippine Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea is now available on the PSSM and PCCP website. Printed copies out soon! Thanks to the technical review committee and the expert panel committee for working on this document. Kudos to Dr. Cecile Jimeno for helping us craft these guidelines!
Dr. Gina de los Reyes
Chairman, Council on Sleep Medicine
The Committee on Constitution and By-Laws, upon the approval of the Executive Board of the Philippine College of Chest Physicians, is presenting the following proposed Constitutional Amendments for information to the general membership. If you have further comments on the proposal, we would appreciate if you can write to us on or before July 31, 2016.
Official vote of the constitutional referendum will be joint with the Election of Officers on March 2017 during the Annual Chest Convention.
IVAN N. VILLESPIN, MD, FPCCP
Chairman, Committee on Constitution and By-Laws
The Philippine College of Chest Physicians is not only an organizations of pulmonary specialist considered as experts in their field, but it is also a collection of diverse talents and creative abilities, be it in performing or visual arts. One of these hidden treasures can be found in the field of photography. The PCCP has decided to put these photographic talents on display, showcasing the caring culture of our members. Thus, we have themed this competition exhibit as “Ginhawa”.
The objectives of this event are to:
Theme: “Ginhawa” meaning breath, relief, or a feeling of comfortable breathing and / or environmentally / ecologically friendly living.
The winning photos of this nationwide photo contest will be featured in the College’s 2016 calendar and other printing materials. Photo credit will be given to the photographers whose photos will be utilized for any PCCP activities.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Photography Contest EXTENDED
PCCP will accept entries to the 1st PCCP National Photography Competition from December 15, 2015 until August 31, 2016 only. The photo entries should have been taken from January 1, 2012 until August 31, 2016.