NKTI-Redcop to conduct lay forum at AEC
Pagadian City (3 February) -- The Renal Disease Control Program - National Kidney and Transplant Institute (REDCOP-NKTI) is set to sponsor a Lay Forum on Renal Disease Prevention and Organ Donation at the Amusement and Events Center (AEC), Provincial Capitol compound, Pagadian City from 1:00-5:00pm on February 27, 2009.
Medical specialists with different fields of expertise will grace the occasion headed by Dr. Enrique Ona, Executive Director, NKTI; Dr. Remedios Uriarte, Program Manager, REDCOP-NKTI; Dr. Marieta de Luna, and Dr. Romina Danguilan, Nephrology Consultants-NKTI and Dr. Eduardo Rivera, Urology Consultant, NKTI.
Pagadian City Mayor Samuel Co will welcome the guests and participants, while Governor Aurora Cerilles, First District Congressman Victor Yu and 2nd District Congressman Antonio Cerilles and Dr. Enrique Ona will give their respective messages during the said occasion.
An overview of the activities will be elucidated by Dr. Remedios De Belen-Uriarte, afterwhich, an open forum will immediately follow to give way to more than three hundred invited participants composed of the academe, medical practitioners, health workers, government employees and media practitioners, to ask questions from the guests/panelists regarding renal disease prevention, organ donation and related issues. (PIA9-Pagadian City) [top]