IN THE PHOTO, UPLBFI Executive Director, Dr. Casiano S. Abrigo, Jr. and NRCP Division VI Chair, Dr. Orville L. Bondoc who are seated in the middle are flanked by (L - R) NRCP BIOCHAR Project Leader, Dr. Gina V. Pangga; UPLBFI Accountant Marilou C. Atanante; and other members of NRCP Division VI, DOST FPRDI Scientist Erlinda L. Mari and Dr. Matilde V. Maunahan of UPLB. (standing) UPLBFI Project Development Officer, Mr. Rolando P. Orozco; NRCP Sr. Science Research Specialist Beverly Mae N. de la Cruz; UPLBFI Project Monitoring Officer Maria Lourdes Sarah Cacas; and NRCP Chief Science Research Specialist/RDMD Renia C. Corocoto.
UPLBFI Executive Director Casiano S. Abrigo, Jr. and NRCP Executive Director Carina G. Lao sign the MOA that spurs NRCP – UPLBFI collaborative research program. Witnesses to this event include: SEATED: Ms. Renia C. Corocoto, Chief, NRCP R&D Management Division (RDMD) and Dr. Billy P. Divina, Program Leader/UPLB College of Veterinary Medicine (UPLB CVM). STANDING (L - R): Ms. Ma. Lourdes Sarah Casas, UPLBFI; Mr. Jesse M. Nicavera, NRCP RDMD; Mr. George Robert E. Valencia III, NRCP Research Information and Dissemination Division; Ms. Beverly Mae N. de la Cruz, NRCP RDMD; Dr. Claro M. Santiago, Chair, NRCP Biological Sciences; Ms. Teofila O. Zulaybar, UPLB National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (UPLB NIMBB); Dr. Mildred A. Padilla, Chair, NRCP Veterinary Medicine; Ms. Irene A. Papa, UPLB NIMBB, Drs. Jovencio Hubert A. Abalos and Helen A. Molina of the UPLB CVM.
MIDDLE FILM STRIP: NRCP President/Member-at-Large DR. FILEMON A. URIARTE, JR.; NRCP Vice-President/Chair, Medical Sciences, DR. ISIDRO C. SIA; LEFT FILM STRIP: NRCP Corporate Secretary/Chair, Chemical Sciences, DR. CHRISTINA A. BINAG; NRCP Asst. Corporate Secretary/Chair, Earth and Space Sciences, DR. DECIBEL FAUSTINO-ESLAVA. RIGHT FILM STRIP: NRCP Treasurer/Chair, Engineering and Industrial Research, DR. ROGELIO A. PANLASIGUI; NRCP Asst. Treasurer, DR. MILDRED B. OLIVEROS; TOP FILM STRIP (L - R): DR. EPIFANIA V. TABADDA -- Chair, Governmental, Educational, and International Policies; DR. POLLY W. SY -- Chair, Mathematical Sciences; DR. AMELIA P. GUEVARA – DOST Representative; DR. RAFAEL D. GUERRERO III – NRCP Member-at-Large; DR. CLARO M. SANTIAGO – Chair, Biological Sciences. BOTTOM FILM STRIP (L - R): DR. ORVILLE L. BONDOC – Chair, Agriculture and Forestry; DR. LESLIE E. BAUZON – Chair, Social Sciences; DR. ARNEL A. SALVADOR – Chair, Physics; DR. ADELAIDA F. LUCERO – Chair, Humanities; DR. MILDRED A. PADILLA – Chair, Veterinary Medicine.