PPhA Partners with UST

The UST Faculty of Pharmacy on August 20, 2011 for the conduct of the 1st The Philippine Pharmacists Association(PPhA) has inked a memorandum of agreement with the University of Santo Tomas Graduate School’s Center for Continuing Professional Education and Development (CCPED) PPhA-UST Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist Course (CPSC), a program that will provide continuing education for clinical pharmacists. The CPSC will open at the UST Campus in Espana, Manila in November 2011. The partnership is also in time for UST’s Quadricentennial Celebration this 2011. The CPSC is credited as three units of elective under the UST Graduate School. Shown in the photo during the MOA signing ceremony at the UST Thomas Aquinas Research Complex are (front from left) Dr. Priscilla M. Torres, Dean of the UST Faculty of Pharmacy; PPhA National President, Ms. Leonila A. Ocampo; Dean of the UST Graduate School, Dr. Lilian J. Sison; (standing from left) Dr. Peter F. Quilala, Professor of Pharmacy from UST, and Engr. Delfin R. Jacob, Director of UST CCPED