Anesthesiologists risk getting infected themselves whenever they perform endotracheal intubation on COVID-19 patients to help them to breathe. The upcoming installment of the UP webinar series, “STOP COVID DEATHS: VIRTUAL GRAND ROUNDS”, set for Friday, September 25, at 12:00 nn will focus on how two anesthesiology teams handled the situation.
In an online ceremony, the University of the Philippines officially welcomed its incoming new and continuing students to the first semester of AY 2020-2021.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused depression, anxiety, and other serious negative mental health effects that have led to an increase in suicide reports. The 22nd installment in the UP webinar series,“STOP COVID DEATHS: VIRTUAL GRAND ROUNDS”, will tackle the urgent national health crisis on top of the COVID-19 crisis—that of depression and suicide—on Friday, Sept. 18, at 12:00 nn.
COVID-19 poses a danger not just to a person’s lungs but to the intestinal tract as well. The UP webinar series “STOP COVID DEATHS: VIRTUAL GRAND ROUNDS” will focus on one such case this Friday, Sept. 11, at 12:00 n.n.
To help iskolar ng bayan through “the new normal” by providing for their remote learning needs, the UP Open University (UPOU) launched its own UPOU-Kaagapay+ program on September 1, in consonance with the UP System’s Kaagapay sa Pag-aaral ng mga Iskolar ng Bayan Fundraising and Resource Generation Campaign (Kaagapay UP).
Please be informed that there have been reports of phishing attempts through emails posing as someone from the UP Kaagapay Project. The email masquerades as coming from “firstname.lastname@example.org”.
Today, as our semester opens and we return to the vital task of educating our students, I wish first of all to greet every one of you a heartfelt welcome.
The lessons and principles of a UP education have prepared them to face even the most daunting challenge of a post-pandemic world. This was UP Regent Francis Laurel’s message to the members of UP Los Baños Class of 2020 who held their first virtual commencement exercises as part of the first class to graduate during a pandemic.
Bago ang pagbubukas ng klase ngayong linggo, ating balikan ang mensahe ni Pangulong Danilo L. Concepcion para sa ating mga nagsipagtapos na Iskolar ng Bayan ngayong taon.
For his contributions to the university, former UP President Alfredo E. Pascual was conferred an honorary degree during UP Manila’s first ever virtual commencement exercises.