Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc.
A Specialty Division of the Philippine Medical Association (PMA)
Member, International Pediatric Association (IPA)
Member, Asia Pacific Pediatric Association (APPA)
Member, ASEAN Pediatric Federation
Conversations with the PPS President
Dr. Alexander Tuazon, PPS President ,met with a group of members last July 26, 2016 at the CVJ in Marikina City. Dr. Lolita Uy led the group in prayer . Dr. Chona S. Collado introduced the speaker , Dr. Frances M. Tan, who gave a lecture on “Growing Up with Allergies, Managing Allergies from Kids to Teens”. The activity moderator was Dr. Martini Ventura. The forum provided an opportunity to bring together our members practicing in Marikina and in the different towns of Rizal for an intimate conversation with the National President. Discussions regarding the different aspects of the profession were brought up including the active role of our members. The doctors shared their concern with PHIC, PPS policy statements, immunization standards and more . Dr. Tuazon gave updates on the new PPS website and his vision of paperless and online transactions. This would provide for efficiency in handling member needs and requirements. He shared with the group ,also, the stories of his journey for the past two months as PPS President and his dreams for the Society . A promise for another visit is much awaited by the group.