Last March 14, 2020, the Association of Philippine Medical Colleges gave out a directive to pull-out medical interns out of all NCR hospitals. However, over 100 interns at the Philippine General Hospital volunteered to go back on-duty to help the patients and the remaining health care workers in the hospital.

Officials and delegates from UP and the Edu-Connect Southeast Asia Association promote teamwork and academic partnerships during their meeting last month at the Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman, Quezon City.