Published on Jan 06, 2014 11:21 AM
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Update for COM applicants:
First batch - January 2 to March 31, 2014
Second batch - TBA
Schedule of Interview:
First batch - April 14 & 15, 2014 (see list of interviewees here, Facebook account needed to view).
Second batch - TBA
Please download attached application form and requirements if you're interested in applying to our College of Medicine. Please note the updated requirements. Many have been asking what a 'Certified Machine Copy' is. I don't see any of that in the new requirements. It's either a photocopy or
Due to the rising cost of web hosting the last 2 years, I decided to discontinue medskul.com at the end of its current contract later this year. I will keep the domain name and just redirect it to our Facebook page. Our Facebook page is more active anyway and easily accessible and followed by everybody. I thank everyone who has supported this site since its inception in 1998. If you have any questions, please send me a PM. Thanks.
Published on May 15, 2013 08:45 AM
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From the WVSU College of Medicine Alumni Association: Inviting all alumni to attend our Grand Reunion and Alumni Homecoming, July 19, 2013 at 8:00 am. This will be a whole day and night affair. July 20-21 (Sat & Sun) is reserved for the celebrations of each class/batch.
Published on May 24, 2013 11:07 AM
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Please check the images attached to this article for more information on current scholarship programs offered at the College of Medicine. The application form is also attached and available for download. Many thanks to Prof. Charmaine Malata.
Published on Nov 26, 2011 12:15 AM
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Established in 1975, the West Visayas State University College of Medicine is the pioneer medical school in Western Visayas and the 2nd state-owned medical school in the country. It is situated in the district of La Paz in Iloilo City in the Philippines. It has produced thousands of graduates, majority of whom are serving throughout the entire archipelago. Today, the graduates are into community work as primary health care physicians, teaching, research and clinical practice in various fields of specialization, in the Philippines and abroad.
Photo courtesy: Errol Casiano
The West Visayas State University College of Medicine occupies the two-story Roxas Hall located inside the
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The Committee on Admissions has the authority to determine the criteria for selection and to recommend who from among the applicants are qualified for admission. The College selects applicants based on intellectual and personal preparedness irrespective of gender, religious belief and political affiliation. It reserves the right to deny admission to any applicant whose admission is deemed inimical to the best interest of the College and the University.
Published on Feb 24, 2013 04:15 AM
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The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 420 out of 863 passed the Physician (Complete) Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medicine in the cities of Manila and Cebu this February 2013.
The members of the Board of Medicine who gave the licensure examination are
Dr. Edgardo T. Fernando, Chairman; Dr. Jose Y. Cueto, Jr., Dr. Restituto C. De Ocampo, Dr. Florentino C. Doble, Dr. Miguel L. Noche Jr.and Dr. Mildred N. Pareja, Members.
The results were released in three (3) working days from the last day of examination.
Responding to the challenges of medical education, the College of Medicine embarked on a new strategy, the Problem Based Learning approach. This is an innovative approach in which students tackle problems in small groups under the supervision of a tutor. Once presented with a problem, the student is expected to undergo the following processes: hypothesis generation, inquiry, data analysis and decision-making. By observing a
scientific process of reasoning, the student will learn in context and integrate the subject matter around professionally relevant problems. Being student-centered, this