CONTRIBUTING to update medical science, selected CPMT Seniors participated in the 3rd University Grand Research Fair held at USA President’s Conference Room, February 26, and 5th Research Poster Exhibit, which was held at Alumni Lobby last February 24 to 28, 2014. The fair and the exhibit are part of the annual University Week Celebration.
During the fair, participating teams from BS Pharmacy 4 presented their research papers in the morning, while BMLS 4 teams presented in the afternoon. After which, awards were given to those individuals who had best presented their team’s research paper.
Among the best presenters include Bridget Marie Louise Lucero, BS Pharmacy 4 student, and Genessa Buenafe, BMLS 4 Student. Their research papers were entitled as follows: “Combined Seed Extracts of Guyabano (Annona muricata) and Atis (Annona squamosa): A Pediculocidal Shampoo” (Lucero’s team) and “Synergistic Activity of Amoxicillin and Bakhaw (t) Bark Crude Methanolic and Aqueous Extracts against Staphylococcus aureus and escherichia coli” (Buenafe’s team)
On the other hand, the poster for the research paper entitled “Isolation and Identification of Bacteria on Stethoscope Diaphragms Used in Different Ward Sections of Government Hospitals in Iloilo City,”won 2nd place for Natural Science Category. It was created by BMLS 4 students, namely, Jason Harl Hidrosillo, Ana Christiana Joy Arroyo, Sharmaine Kay Delgado, Glorybel Intoy, Angelica Nhoj Gemora, Gin Anilou Pillora, and Christine Rose Soriano.
Source: The Pharmakeia Vol 37 No. 2