Secretariat shifts to more convenient ATM payroll system

The hardworking secretaries (Diane, Mia, Jackie) and messenger (Kuya Joel) of the Philippine Society of Gastroenterology (PSG) Secretariat can now get their salaries through ATM cards. The PSG Board has approved the proposal of incumbent treasurer Dr. Teresita Cabreira to shift the Secretariat to an automated teller machine (ATM)-based payroll system. Prior to this change, … Read more

Three Cebu City Hospitals Undergo GI Training Institution Re-accreditation Process

The Cebu Doctors University Hospital, Chong Hua Hospital, and Vicente Sotto Medical Center were visited by the Philippine Society of Gastroenterology (PSG) Accreditation Board as part of the hospitals’ re-accreditation as Gastroenterology Training Institutions. Accreditation Board chairperson Dr. Russellini Magdaong, vice-chairperson Dr. Sherrie Isabel de Ocampo and member Dr. Ma Elaine Velasquez conducted the evaluation … Read more

PSG President Inspects Handwashing Stations Project in Cebu

Philippine Society of Gastroenterology (PSG) President Dr. Felipe Gozar Duque inspected the construction of the handwashing stations in Naga City, Cebu last October 29, 2019. Dr. Duque was accompanied by PSG Treasurer Dr. Teresita Cabreira.The “Malinis na Kamay, Malusog na Buhay” Handwashing Stations Project is being implemented for the benefit of students and teachers affected … Read more

Intro photo – PSG Board with Officers and members of ISMS

The Council on Functional GI Disorders conducted a workshop on high-resolution esophageal manometry and pH impedance testing on September 20-21, 2019 at Novotel, Quezon City. The workshop aimed to impart basic knowledge on esophageal motility and pH impedance testing. The workshop was supported by Laborie Medical Technologies, manufacturer of the Solar GI high-resolution manometry system … Read more

STC Report – Food for the Gut: A Guide for Gastroenterologists

The First Single Topic Conference of the Philippine Society of Gastroenterology was held last July 20, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel FOOD FOR THE GUT: A GUIDE FOR THE GASTROENTEROLOGISTS It was attended by 154 enthusiast doctors, all of whom were looking for more knowledge in Medical Clinical Nutrition. Despite the rains and thunderstorms … Read more

Philippine Digestive Health Week and Joint Annual Convention (PDHW-JAC)

The Philippine Digestive Health Week and Joint Annual Convention (PDHW-JAC) will be changing venue for 2019. Next year’s annual convention will be held at the Philippine International Convention Center in Manila on February 20-21 to coincide with the 2019 Asia Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL) Manila Conference slated for February 21 … Read more

The Philippine Society of Gastroenterology envisions itself as an organization of competent gastroenterologists, imbued with a high level of moral and ethical values, committed to the practice of the specialty in the Philippines and dedicated to the high standards of learning, training and cure of digestive disorders.