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5th PACCD Midyear Convention


6th PACCD Scientific Symposium 2018

As part of PACCD’s continuing educational service to its members, a CPD-accredited activity was held at Max’s Restaurant, Scout Tuazon, Quezon City last March 22, 2018. The lecture proper, entitled: “Infestations, Bites and Stings” – was delivered by Dr. Onessa Lacaba, who gave it a more pediatric dermatology  perspective.  Her approach included the epidemiology, pathogenesis,… Read more »

Product Launch 2018

PQ Age, A New Generation of Instant Firm-Lift Revitalizing Peeling This Gur Lavi-sponsored activity occurred on March 13, 2018 Tuesday morning at Prime Hotel, Sgt. Esguerra St., Quezon City. 23 PACCD members served as the audience, including members of the print, broadcast and online media. Dr. Luis Wilwayco led the invocation, while Dr. Onie Lacaba… Read more »

Live Webinar on Dermoscopy

Attended by 30 PACCD members on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at Alex III at Tomas Morato, Q.C. Traditionally used for the evaluation of skin tumors, dermoscopy continously gains appreciation in other fields of Dermatology. The technique has been shown to improve clinical performance in terms of differential diagnosis in daily practice. Together with Stiefel, a… Read more »

2018’s First Product Demo

36 PACCD members met in Relish Restaurant located at Scout Limbaga St. Tomas Morato, Quezon City last February 15, 2018, Thursday.  They were there to attend an intimate event entitled “ Define the Future with Agnes and Geneo” sponsored by DermAsia. Dr. Glibenette Tapang-Panlaqui introduced the first machine called Geneo which has 2 probes, thus… Read more »

PACCD Scientific Symposia 2018

The lecture titled “Comprehensive Cutting-Edge Therapeutic Approach in Acne, Still a Work in Progress” was conducted by Dr. Sonia Go-Baluyot while the Critical Analysis of Journal Demo of Application of Dermocosmetic Question and Answer was Emceed by Dr. Onessa D. Lacaba on January 11, 2018, Thursday, 8:30AM at Annabel’s Restaurant Tomas Morato Quezon City.  … Read more »

First PACCD CPD Activity – A Journal Review on Rosacea

On August 15 ,2017 – 80 PACCD members and non members attended a  symposium involving a critical analysis of the journal: “Rosacea is Associated with Chronic Systemic Diseases in a Skin Severity-Dependent Manner: Results of a Case-Control Study”.  The venue was at the OSHC (Occupational Safety and Health Center) located in North Ave. corner Agham… Read more »

CPD Seminar

55 PACCD members were present at a seminar held in Max’s Restaurant on Roces Ave. last Thursday Aug. 10, 2017.  The topic was on that prickly subject of earning CPD points.  The speaker is Eleanor B. Almoro, M.D.,FPOGS, a member of the Professional Regulatory Board of Medicine, PRC. Dr. Sonia Baluyot was the emcee; Dr…. Read more »

Le Mieux Product Presentation

Thursday, Aug. 23, 2017 saw another PACCD activity held at the Alex III Restaurant at Tomas Morato. Although the weather was  rough,  the 24 attendees were rewarded to a festive brunch, as well as a welcome introduction to a rather luxurious U.S.- manufactured skincare line.   Dermaceauticals, Inc. regaled our members with a discourse on the… Read more »

6th Scientific Symposium 2017

July 6, 2017, Thursday saw 55 PACCD members attend a symposium entitled “Zinc in Skin Repair at a Cellular Level.”  This event was sponsored by Mega Lifesciences PTY, L.T.D., distributor of Skizin , and held in Cocoon Boutique Hotel at Scout Tobias St., Quezon City. Dr. Pramod Ramchandra Mane, the Company’s Medical Director, gave an… Read more »