News and Features

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 »

Mini Workshop and Forum on AGAS

May 25,2017, Thursday, from 9-12nn saw GurLavi Corp. organizing a Mini Workshop and Forum of experiences in using AGAS whitening concept. An almost jampacked function room at Max’s Rest. in Quezon Ave., Quezon City saw the attendance of 56 PACCD members. Main highlights of the forum with Dr. Sonia Baluyot as speaker centered on the… Read more »

4th Scientific Symposium

 beautiful, sunny Thursday, June 1, 2017, saw 34 PACCD members converging at Torre Venizia Suites at Timog Ave. Quezon City for the Pink Intimate System Symposium organized by GurLavi Corp. with Dr. Ma. Victoria Lantin as speaker. Our dear president Dr. Vinson Pineda was also in attendance.  The system boasts of being the best non-invasive… Read more »

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 »