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CHRDC prepares for 2019 Caraga Health Research Forum

In preparation for the 2019 Caraga Health Research Forum, CHRDC conducted a Joint Committee Meeting last October 21, 2019, at Watergate Hotel, Butuan City. It was attended by fifteen members representing each sub-committee of the consortium namely, Research Management, Ethics Review, Capacity Building, and Research Utilization. Ms. Anicia Catameo from ... Read More

3 in 10 health facilities lack clean toilets

Three in 10 health facilities in the Philippines lack access to clean toilets, according to a new report by the World Health Organization and the UNICEF Joint Monitoring Program for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene. The report says 23 percent of the health care facilities have unclean toilets while 4 ... Read More

CHRDC conducts 1st quarter committee meetings

The Caraga Health Research and Development Consortium (CHRDC)  conducted the 2019 1st  quarter meetings for both the Research Management Committee (RMC) and the Research Utilization and Information Committee (RUIC). Part of the agenda, the meeting aimed to evaluate health research proposals submitted by the local researchers of the region and ... Read More

Improving Health Research using Patent Database

Atty. Oliver P. Baclay Jr. together with Atty. Maureen Z. Macaraeg of Gulapa Law Firm, shared their knowledge and expertise on the basic concepts and technicalities of Intellectual Property Rights among the CHRDC member agencies. The training aims to provide solution to one of the pressing issues that raises concern ... Read More