UPCD Students Bag Third Place in International Research Competition in Thailand

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

UPM-CD Students get 3rd Place in Dental Research Competition in Thailand

The University of the Philippines Manila College of Dentistry students bagged third place in the undergraduate student category of the Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry (AAPD) Lion Awards for Preventive Dentistry Poster Presentation competition at the 13th International Conference of Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry held in Khon Kaen, Thailand last November 21-23, 2018.

Numerous entries from students and newly graduates both from the Philippines and other Asian countries (Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia) were among the more than 60 submissions to the contest. Five of the submissions – those from Abellanosa et al, Aguilar et al, Cordero, Castro and Lorezco et al – came from the UPM CD.

The awarding which was held at 11AM on November 23, 2018.

The image shows entire UPM-CD presenters and their co-authors for both the undergraduate and professional categories. From the leftmost, they are Gherliza Liwanag, Dr. Arlene Cecilia Alfaro, Dr. Regina Carmella Pengson, Dr. Ranee Nicole Sedilla, Erika Castro, Maria Francel Charlyn Tan, Dr. Anne Margaret Cordero, Hazel Ann Olivarez, Roschelle Dominique Lorezco, Roseanne Aguilar, Dr. Jessica Rebueno Santos, Dr. Michael Mendoza, Dr. Lind Rochelle Mondano, Audessa Rose Abellanosa, Abigail Alexis Alonzo, Dr. Kristine Pacete-Estrera and, John Carlo Urmaza, respectively.

UPCD 104th Foundation Anniversary Scientific Seminar "Dentistry Gen-Z: Keeping Abreast with the Ever Evolving World of Dentistry"

Monday, December 3, 2018


The UP College of Dentistry on the occasion of its 104th Foundation Anniversary cordially invites you to a Scientific Seminar "Dentistry Gen-Z: Keeping Abreast with the Ever Evolving World of Dentistry" organized by the UP Dental Alumni Association.
When: February 7, 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 9:00 AM to 5 PM, Registration starts at 8 AM, lectures promptly start at 9 AM
Venue: UP College of Dentistry Auditorium, Pedro Gil corner Taft Avenue Manila

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Monday, October 15, 2018

The UP College of Dentistry and the UPDAA present:


1st Batch: November 11-12
2nd Batch: November 25-26

8:00AM - 5:00PM @ the UP College of Dentistry

  • Apply digital radiography in daily practice
  • Learn about the benefits of Dental CBCT Imaging
  • Enhance your clinical diagnosis and treatment planning for better treatment outcomes

Limited to 25 Participants
Course Fee: P6,000.00
(Inclusive of one CBCT Scan FOV 5x5) 

Contact Person:  Dr. Joy Memorando | 0917-7928841
Email: updaa20182020@gmail.com

MOU with Chonnam National University Korea

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Chonnam National University of Korea MOU Signing with UPCD
October 6, 2018 
School of Dentistry, Chonnam National University International Symposium and MOU Signing with UPCD 
Gwangju, Korea

UPCD Signs MOU with GHU Gwangju Health University of Korea

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Members of the faculty of the UP Manila College of Dentistry, headed by Dean Danilo Magtanong, visited the city of Gwangju, Korea to sign a memorandum of Agreement (MOU) with Gwangju Health University (GHU).

The UPCD officials present during the signing of the MOU were UPCD Dean Danilo Magtanong, Asst. to the Dean Dr. Charlie Atienza, Current Prosthodontics Section Head Dr. Jean Arevalo and former Prosthodontics Section Head Dr. Ceasar Bautista. 

The GHU Officials present in the signing ceremonies were 
GHU President Myung Jin Chung, Hyeonjae Song, PhD, DVM-Director of the Office of Global Affairs, Gwangju Health University, Professor Jung Hwan Lee (Michael), PhD, Department of Dental Laboratory Technology Gwangju Health University, and Professor Kevin Dieter, MEd - Team Supervisor of the Office of Global Affairs