“Manggagamot Kaagapay ng Sambayanan Tungo sa Tunay na Pagbabago”
“PMA: In a dedicated selfless and humane service of the Medical Profession for a healthy Philippines and for the Glory of God.”
The Philippine Medical Association National Medicine Week Celebration will be held from September 18-24, 2011. The weeklong celebrations will have several activities such as Wreath Laying Ceremonies at the Shrine of Dr. Jose Rizal all over the country on September 18, 2011.
The 54th National Medicine Week celebration 2011, will have an advocacy for each day.
September 19, 2011 MONDAY: Advocacy for the Day: ENVIRONMENT (PMA Greening Program). This is in collaboration with the Philippine College of Physicians (PCP) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
September 20, 2011 TUESDAY: Advocacy for the Day: PARENTS DAY
September 21, 2011 WEDNESDAY: Advocacy for the Day: CHILD ADVOCACY DAY
September 22, 2011 THURSDAY: Advocacy for the Day: GRANDPARENT’S DAY
The Philippine Medical Association was founded in 1903. The PMA, now on 108th year, is the umbrella organization of the physicians of the country. It has been formed mainly to bring together the entire medical profession under one roof, and to serve as an authoritative source of information on health, disease, and medical practice.
PMA VISION : Our vision in the Association is to have a fellowship of physicians united in the common goal of acquiring the highest levels of medical knowledge and skills through continuing education and research, and to promote the healing ministrations of the physicians in the delivery of health care to patients.
PMA MISSION: A dynamic responsive and unified PMA committed to serve its members thru increased benefits, enhanced professional development, and the promotion and defense of the rights and privileges of the Medical Profession.These efforts, in partnership with other organizations and the Government, shall contribute to excellent healthcare delivery to its patients and the community at large.
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