CHRDC holds Mentoring Activity for Health Research Proposals

With the goal of improving the submitted research proposals of the researchers in Caraga region and to better understand the responsible conduct of health research, the Caraga Health Research and Development Consortium (CHRDC) conducted another mentoring session yesterday, at the DOST-Caraga Function Hall, Ampayon, Butuan City. PCHRD consultant Dr. Jenniffer ... Read More

PCHRD Call for 2018 proposals

Who can apply? All undergraduate students of Pharmacy, Chemistry, Nursing and Health and Allied Sciences who have thesis proposals on Natural products may apply. The proposed study must use plants indigenous in the region. The project must be completed a year after receiving the grant. Selection Criteria 1. Technical merit ... Read More

Caraga formulates Regional Health Research Agenda

Water sanitation and hygiene, adolescent sexuality and reproductive health, and HIV/AIDS—these are the three health research areas identified by the researchers, the medical community, LGUs, and non-government organizations as topmost concerns in the region during the multi-sectoral consultative workshop of the Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) and Department of ... Read More


The Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) is an integrated national framework for health research in the country created under Republic Act No. 10532. It is a partnership of four core agencies namely, Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Department of Health (DOH), Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and University ... Read More

ERC reviews grad studes research proposals

Butuan City—The Ethics Review Committee (ERC) of CHRDC conducted ethical review and evaluation of graduate research proposals of five masters students from Lyceum of the Philippines University (LPU) Batangas City at MJ Santos Hospital,  The application was part of the requirement of LPU in order for their research to be ... Read More

Invest in Health Research: CHRDC challenges young researchers

The Caraga Health Research and Development Consortium (CHRDC) has one appeal to the young researchers in Caraga – to establish a culture of research in the region by starting at the first step – submit research proposals, particularly related to health. This was the call of Caraga Health Research and ... Read More

PCHRD evaluates 26 research proposals

A total of 26 research proposals were evaluated during the Workshop on Framework for Disaster Research: Capacity Enhancement for Disaster Research in Health, headed by the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) at Almont Inland Resort, Butuan City on September 26-27, 2016. The two-day workshop was attended by ... Read More