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14th Annual PACCD Dermatology Conference

Title: 14th Annual PACCD Dermatology Conference Theme: Global Concept of Beauty in Dermatology Date: October 5-7, 2017 Venue: Edsa Shangri-La Hotel, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City, Philippines  

PACCD First Scientific Symposium 2017

The event, entitled: “The Role of Caviar as an Anti-Aging Supplement,” was held on March 23, 2017 at the Omakase Restaurant at the Il Terrazo Mall in Tomas Morato, Quezon City.  41 Doctors were present during this affair, which was sponsored by Suisse Laboratories Cell Therapy, Inc., and emceed by Dr. Sonia Baluyot; supported by… Read more »

2017 First Product Launch

Last April 18, 2017, twenty-one PACCD members descended on Alba Restaurant at Tomas Morato, Quezon City to attend Medinova Pharma Inc. product presentation.  This Indian company would be launching their products into the Philippine market in three months; so Dr. Sonia Baluyot served as a conduit so that our organization would be one of the… Read more »

PACCD at the PMA 110th Annual Convention

Being an affiliate society of the Philippine Medical Association; PACCD members showed their support by descending onto this year’s annual convention, held last May 16 – 19, 2017 at the Manila Hotel.  Being also the first year that a percentage of CPD units earned  from PMA-organized activities  became obligatory in order to earn one’s license;… Read more »


We would like to welcome and introduce the newest members of Philippine Academy of Clinical and Cosmetic Dermatology. We wish you all much success in your career.

13th PACCD Annual Convention

Theme: Practical Dermatology: New Concepts and Innovative Technology
Date: October 6-8, 2016
Venue: Edsa Shangri-La Hotel, Ortigas Center,
Mandaluyong City, Philippines

PACCD’s 3rd Scientific Symposium

On June 23,2016 Thursday – PACCD held its third scientific symposium entitled: “Common Bullous Skin Diseases: Clinical Diagnosis Laboratory and Management”.  The event was once again mounted at the Occupational Safety and Health Center, North Ave. cor  Agham Rd., Diliman, Quezon City.  The lecture concentrated on the viral varieties of this subset of diseases, specifically:… Read more »

PACCD Celebrates Dr’ Pineda’s Eightieth Birthday

Last Thursday, July 14, 2016 –members of the PACCD Organizing Committee and Board of Trustees gathered at the Gauguin Room of the Novotel Manila Araneta Center to celebrate Dr. Vinson B. Pineda’s 80th Birthday.  The latter had been the PACCD President for the past 13 years; thus the organization deemed it appropriate to honor his… Read more »

PACCD’s 2nd Scientific Symposium 2016

PACCD’s second Scientific Symposium, held last March 3, 2016 Thursday was occasioned in a new venue (please see copy of the invitation), which can be described as classroom-type; but elegant in its practical roominess.   Most importantly, the forty attendees were pleased with the new  locale. The topic of Leprosy may surprise some; but informal survey… Read more »

PACCD’s First Scientific Symposium 2016; In Hindsight

PACCD’s First Scientific Symposium 2016;  In Hindsight Cynthia S. Floro, M.D At exactly 10 am on January 28,2016, the Conference Room of Sulo Riviera Hotel is filled with no less than 53 PACCD members anticipating the first Scientific Symposium of the year. Aptly relevant, is the choice of topic selected by our Academic Committee Chair,… Read more »