Ms. Teofila O. Zulaybar presenting the results of her research on actinomycetes.
International scientific conference in mid-2017 gets nod from DOST. Officials from the National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP), together with representatives from the Science Council of Japan (SCJ), paid courtesy visit to Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Prof. Fortunato T. de la Peña (6th, R) last 7 December 2016, shortly after a series of meetings for the 17th Conference of the Science Council of Asia (SCA) in 14-16 June 2017 in Manila.
Members of the National Research Council of the Philippines from the Mindanao region convened for the 14th General Membership Assembly and Scientific Conference last 18 November 2016 at the Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology in Iligan City with the theme “Research Innovation for Inclusive Development in the Mindanao Region.” The convention highlighted paper presentations that delved into the issues confronting Mindanao’s cultural heritage and recommendations were presented to address these issues which include the plight of the region’s indigenous peoples
NRCP officials and academics management officials of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) recently teamed up in a consultative workshop which signaled the outset of collaborative relationship between the two institutions.
The PMA team headed by Col. Joseph P. Villanueva (third from right) consulted NRCP on how to strengthen the research capability of its academic staff and to revitalize its present academic curriculum in response to the revised General Education curriculum of the country. NRCP through its Executive Director Dr. Marieta Bañez Sumagaysay (fourth from right) pledged to continue providing support to PMA in terms of expert advice and deployment of its experts for capacity-building activities of PMA and its academic faculty. The event took place at the PMA Mini-Theater, Fort Del Pilar, Baguio City.