Month: December 2020

By Charm Ryanne C. Magpali– The Varsitarian — THE FIRST female dean of the UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Dr. Eustacia Rigor, died on the evening of Dec. 18. She was 93 years old. Rigor was diagnosed with community-acquired pneumonia, her family and relatives told the Varsitarian. Rigor obtained her doctorate in medicine from the … Read more

By: Flordeluna Z. Mesina, MD– Despite postponement and uncertainties brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Physician Licensure Examination (PLE) this year was successfully held last November 2020. Four Thomasians shone the brightest as they secured their slot in the Top 10. Dr Adrian Emmanuel D. Teves (2nd place, 88.58%); Dr Henrick Ryan C. Fong … Read more