Makati Medical Center

INTRODUCTION/HISTORY:

The Infectious Disease Section of Makati Medical Center has a two-year fellowship training program accredited by the Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (PSMID). This training program started in 1987 with Dr. Marivyl Javato as the first recipient. The training includes clinical care of patients with community and hospital acquired infections in General Medicine, Surgery, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Neurology Obstetrics, Gynecology and Dermatology. It also includes laboratory training in Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology, Mycology and Virology, and research training in epidemiology of infectious diseases and clinical trials of new antimicrobial agents. The program was started in this institution by Dr. Thelma Tupasi who was also the Section Chief from 1987 to 2004. She was succeeded by Dr. Vilma Co in 2005 to 2013. The current head of the section is Dr. Janice Caoili.

MAKATI MEDICAL CENTER’S VISION:

To be the Philippines’ undisputed leading medical center by 2015 and to be competitive with the best in the world by 2020, staffed with highly experienced / highly qualified medical and healthcare practitioners, enabled by state-of-the-art diagnostic and medical / surgical equipment and a cadre of well-trained professional support staff. Our patients and their families should experience the highest levels of satisfaction with the healthcare services we provide

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