Research reveals updates on Schistosomiasis to community

After successfully completing their research on the possible snail vectors of Schistosomiasis in areas surrounding Lake Mainit, Dr. Joycelyn Jumawan, researcher-professor funded by the Caraga Health Research and Development Consortium (CHRDC), shared the major findings of their study to the communities of Jabonga, Alegria and Kitcharao, in a health awareness forum, October 17. Schistosomiasis, a…

Caraga to Improve Health Research through RUHRA Formulation

Water sanitation and hygiene, adolescent sexuality and reproductive health, and HIV/AIDS—these are the three health research areas identified by the researchers, the medical community, LGUs, and non-government organizations as topmost concerns in the region during the multi-sectoral consultative workshop of the Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) and Department of Science and Technology Caraga for…

Universities, Colleges gear up for Health Research on Indigenous People

Researchers from State Universities and Higher Education Institutions in Caraga converged on April 6, Thursday at the Father Saturnino Urios University (FSUU) audio-visual room to plan out on documenting Traditional Knowledge on Health of the Indigenous People in the region. Spearheaded by Caraga Health Research Development Consortium (CHRDC) of the Department of Science and Technology,…

Academes, Hospitals sign partnership for Caraga Health Research

Various stakeholders from the Academe, the Health Centers and the Media from all over Caraga signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Caraga and Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) on February 24, Friday, to strengthen the partnership of the Caraga Health Research and Development Consortium (CHRDC)…