The 47th APMC Annual Convention

APMC conducted its 47th annual convention from February 5 to 7, 2014. This  is hosted by Our Lady of Fatima University (OLFU) with the theme: “Reforms in Medical Education”. The convention was held at Century Hotel in Malate, Manila. 

GENERAL OBJECTIVE:

To discuss global reforms in medical education and how it can be applied in the local setting

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES

  1. To discuss the current state of medical education in the Philippines.
  2. To identify the gaps between what is taught in medical schools and problems in the health care delivery system of the country.
  3. To identify the reforms that should be instituted to lessen theses gaps
  4. To discuss how medical schools can redesign their curriculum in order to institute these reforms.