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I.DEGREES:

1962 Associate in Arts,College of Liberal Arts
University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines

Doctor of Medicine
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines

II. Award:

Award of Distinction-Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc. 1998

UST Silver Series 1998-2000 Research Award

Dangal ng UST Gawad ng Santo Tomas as Outstanding Teacher for community Service, 2001

Dangal ng UST as Full Professorship Award, February 2003

UST Silver Series Research Award 2000-2002, 2003

Leadership Award-57th UST Hospital Foundation Testimonial-March 2003

Philippine Pediatric Society Inc. – Most Outstanding Pediatrician 2004

III. POST-GRADUATE TRAINING:

Rotating Internships, UST Hospital

Externships, Chinese General Hospital,

Rotating Internships, St. Mary's Hospital Rochester, NY

1st Pediatric Residency, Maimonedes Medical Center Coney Island Hospital Affiliate Brooklyn, NY
2nd Pediatric Residency, Maimonedes Medical Center, Coney Island Hospital Affiliate Brooklyn, NY
3rd Pediatric Residency, Mt. Carmel Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan

Hematology Fellowship Mt. Carmel Mercy Hospital and Medical Center Detroit, Michigan Clinical Oncology Fellowship National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan GCP Training Novo Nordisk A/P

Visiting Fellowship
St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital, Memphis Tennessee
Meta-analysis in Health service University of the Philippines, School of Public Health        

IV. ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS:

Philippine Licensure Board                                             
Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)
         
FLEX (Michigan Licensure Examination)                                
Diplomate, American Academy of Pediatrics

Specialist
Philippine Society of Hematology

Instructor I
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
Department of Pediatrics
University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines

Corresponding Fellow
American Academy of Pediatrics
1976-84

Instructor II
Department of Pediatrics
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery,University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines

1977-84
Specialist
Philippine Pediatric Society

1977-89
Assistant Professor I
UST-Department of Pediatrics
MCU-NRMF, Metro Manila, Philippines

1984-97
Fellow
Philippine Pediatric Society

1984-86
Assistant Professor II
UST-Department of Pediatrics, Manila, Philippines

1986-90
Asso. Professor I
UST-Department of Pediatrics, Manila, Philippines

1989
1st Prize Research Contest Award
Manila Medical Society

"Polymorphonuclear Leukocyte   Transfusion: A Treatment of Sepsis in the Neonate"

1990-97
Fellow
Philippine Society of Oncologists

1990-92
Associate Professor II     
UST- Department of Pediatrics
                                            
1992         
2nd Prize
Free Paper Contest Award
PPS Midyear Convention, Cebu City
"PTT as a Predictor of Bleeding on Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever"

1992-95   
Associate Professor III   
Department of Pediatrics,UST Faculty of Medicine, Manila, Philippines

1994
1st Prize, Retrospective Paper Category
"Clinical Practice of Thalassemia Patients"2nd Midyear Convention, Davao City

1994
2nd Prize, Case Presentation Category,
"Lymphoma after Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia"
2nd Midyear Convention, Davao City

1995-04   
Professor I             
UST- Department of Pediatrics

2001        
Module Leader                 
Hematology Module for undergraduates

V. APPOINTMENTS:

1974-01
Active Consultant     
Department of Pediatrics, Chinese General Hospital, Blumentritt, Manila

1974-84
Hematology Consultant, Childrens' Medical Center
Banawe Street, Quezon City

1981-83
Training Officer
Chinese General Hospital
Department of Pediatrics, Blumentritt, Manila, Philippines

1983-87   
Chairman, Internship Training Program
Chinese General Hospital, Blumentritt, Manila, Philippines

1989-93   
Decury Supervisor            
Department of Pediatrics
UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

1990-96   
Section Chief, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
UST Hospital

1993-94
Clerkship Supervisor
Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

1993-02   
Member, Tumor board - Santo Tomas University                          

1995
Chairman, Scientific Committee-25th Annual Convention of PSHBT
“New Directions in Hematology and Transfusion Medicine"

1998-03
Section Chief, Pediatrics Hematology and Oncology, UST

1999-02   
Supervisor, Undergraduate curriculum- Department of Pediatrics.

2000-present 
Head, National Hemophilia Center UST Hospital

2003
Chairman, Scientific committee- PSHBT 33rd annual convenition “Hematology in the era of targeted medicine”
 
VI.PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

1973-present Private Practice  
Pediatrics/Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

1973-77 
Active Member         
Philippine Pediatric Society
Member,Philippine Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

1975-76
Member, Philippine Pediatric Society
Mead Johnson Regional Seminar for Rural Physicians

1976-77 
Co-chairman, PPS-Mead Johnson Postgraduate Seminar for Rural Physicians

1977-78 
Chairman, PPS-Mead Johnson Postgraduate Seminar for Rural Physicians

1978-79 
Coordinator, PPS-Mead Johnson Postgraduate Seminar for Rural Physicians

1979-80 
Chairman, PPS-Mead Johnson Postgraduate Seminar for Rural Physicians

1981-82 
Co-chairman,PPS-Astra Circuit Course

1982-88 
Chairman, PPS-Astra Circuit Course

1985-87       
Secretary, Philippine Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

1987-89
Treasurer, Philippine Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

1988-94
Board Member, Philippine Pediatric Society

1989-91
Vice President, Philippine Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

Director, Council on research
Philippine Pediatric Society
Manila, Philippines

President   
Philippine Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

Founder
Hemophilia Association of Philippines for Love and Service(HAPLOS)
                                             
1994-96
Vice President, Council director on CME
Philippine Pediatric Society
Manila, Philippines

1995-96         
Board Member,Philippine Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

1995-02         
Chairman,Department of Pediatrics
Cardinal Santos Medical Center

1996-98         
President, Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc.
   
1996-1998 
Chairman, Specialty Board Examination of Philippine Pediatrics Society, Inc.
 
1996(Aug)     
Organizer, Joint convention of PPS-PHILCAT  “Childhood TB: A Concern for al1”

1997(May)    
Launch, DOTS-TB project in Barangay Bahay Toro
   
1997(Nov)     
Launch, National Concensus on Childhood TB
 
1998(April) Award of  Distinction Philippine Pediatrics Society, Inc
   
1998(Sept)   
Launch, Core group-Comprehensive care of Hemophilia

1999(July)    
Launch, National Hemophilia Center by DOH
Twinning of Haplos and Victoria Foundation of Hemophilia

1999-2000    
Member, Specialty Board Examination-PSHBT

2000              
President, TIPPS (The Interintegrated Pediatric Programs)

2000
Chairman, Board of examiner, Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc. Annual Quiz Contest

2000-02
Chairman, Phil. Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion- hemophilia committee

2001-2002
Member, Specialty Board- Philippine Pediatric Society,Inc.

2002-2003
President, FIRST, Inc (First Integrated Pediatric Residency Training)  

VII. SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS:

1."Therapeutic Experience with Acute Leukemia in Filipino Children" Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 26 No. 6 Nov.-Dec. 1977

2."Survival and Pre-Therapeutic Features in Acute Childhood Leukemia:  An Analysis of 46 cases over a Ten Year Period. The Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, March-April, 1978,27.2

3."Congenital Hypoplastic Anemia Associated with a Mosaic Turner Karyotype; Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 2 Nov. 6-Dec. 1978.

4."A Preliminary Study of Radiotherapy in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia'Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 32, No. 2, Page 82 March-June, 1983.

5."Long-Term Leukemics”; Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 33, Oct.-Nov., 1984.

6."Studies in Acute Leukemias of Childhood:, Philippine Journal of  Pediatrics, Vol. 36, No. 3; July-Sept. 1987

7."Handbook on House Staff Manual Pediatrics" Philippine Pediatric Society, 1987-88.

8."Polymorphonuclear Leukocyte Transfusion: A Treatment of Sepsis in the Neonate"Journal of Manila Medical Society' June-Sept. 1989, Vol. XXV; No. 1

9."Hemolytic Anemia: An Unusual Manifestation of Juvenile Lupus Erythematosus" Philippine Journal of Pediatrics; Oct.-Dec. f1989; Vol. 38, No. 4

10."Bleeding Diathesis in the Neonatal Period:, Philippine Journal of Pediatrics; Oct.-Dec., 1991; Vol. 40, No. 4

11."Treatment of Juvenile Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia with Cyclic Subcutaneous Cytarabine and Oral Mercaptopurine", Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Oct.-Dec. 1991 Vol. 40, No. 4

12."Febrile Neutropenia in "Childhood Leukemias: Clinical Characteristics and Outcome", Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Jan.-March, 1993; Vol. 42, No. 1

13."Acute Childhood Leukemia", Chinese Commercial News June 11, 1993

14."Study of Transfusion-Associated Diseases: Detection in Blood Banks; The Rate They Were Seen", Family Physician, Vol. 31, No. 3, Pages 85-90, July-Sept. 1993

15."Partial Thromboplastin Time as a Predictor of Bleeding in Patients with Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever", The Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 42, No. 3, July-Sept., 1993

16."Prothrombin Time and Partial Thromboplastin Time as a Predictor of     Bleeding in Patients with Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever", Southeast Asian Journal of Tropic Medicine and Public Health, Vol. 24 Supplement 1, 1993

17."Acute Childhood Leukemia", FCMS Newsletter, Chinese Medical Society, July-Sept., 1994

18."Factors Affecting Outcome in Childhood ALL at Santo Tomas University Hospital", Santo Tomas Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 13, No. 3, July-Sept. 1994

19.“Lymphoma occurring after Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemiaa” The Philippine Journal of Pediatric vol 45, no 2 april-june of 1996

20.Factor Influencing Mortality in DHF/DSS", Philippine Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 45, No. 2, April-June 1996

21.“Lineage specific classification of Leukemia: an analysis of 51 cases of Childhood Acute Lymphoid Leukemia” The Philippine Journal of Pediatrics vol 46 no.1 Jan-March 1997 pp57-61

22.“Short Stay Service: a cost-effective   health services” The Philippine Journal of Pediatric, 47:1 Jan-march 1998 p32-37

23.“Antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine as treatment for severe acquired aplastic anemia” PJP, vol 47, Nol 1 January-March, 1998

24.“Use of interferon in chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura” PJP vol, 4 No. 1 January-March, 1998

25.“Denque Hemorrahgic Fever: The Philippine Report” PJP, vol 47, No. 3, July-September, 1998

26.“Hematologic Emergencies” - Philippine Hand Book of Medical and Surgical Emergencies; 5th Ed.

27.“Locally Prepared Fibrin Glue in dental extraction of Filipino Hemophiliacs” STJournal of medicine vol 50 no. 1 jan-mar 2001

28."Carbohydrate Intolerance and Pancreatic Ultrasonographic findings in patients with Thalassemia following up at the USJ hospital” The Philippine Journal of Pediatric vol 51 no. 1 Jan-mar 2002

29.“The Hemophilia Exercise Handbook” 2002 Mary N. Chua,MD – Head of the National Hemophilia Center Bee Giok Tan-Sales,MD , Ronil Martinez,MD , Emily P. Noche,MD

30.“Treatment Guidelines for hemophilia and related Bleeding Disorders” WFH educational grant 2003

VIII. UNPUBLISHED SCIENTIFIC PAPERS:

"Diffuse Osteolytic Tumors: Rare Presentation of Acute Myelogenous Leukemia".

"A Study of Patients with Multiple Donor Blood Transfusion: Their Risk of Developing Associated Diseases".

"Testicular Leukemia: It's Impact on Survival Outcome"

“Fibrin Glue and Adjusted Dose Continuous Infusion of Factor Comples Concentrate in Surgical Resection of a Hemophlic Pseudotumor” presented at the PSHBT annual convention May 6, 1999

“Primary Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Protein C Deficiency in a 4 year old Child with Stroke” Lyndae Mae Lepatan,MD, Mary N. Chua,MD presented to the PSHBT convention, 2000

“Phenotypic Analysis Using the Ratio of Factor VIII: C and vWF:Ag Among Hemophilia and obligate Carriers” presented to the PSHBT convention 2000-First Prize

“The correlation of Anemia with the IQ Scores of Grade I students in Taytay,Rizal,Philippines” presented as poster during the 10th Asian Congress of Pediatric, March 26-30, 1999

“The Prevalence of Inhibitor Development in Hemophiliac” presented to the PSHBT convention 2000- 2nd Prize

“Can Cryoprecipitate Be an Effective and Safe Alternative to Factor VIII Concentrate for Continous Infusion? ” 1st price in UST Annual Pediatric Fellows Research Forum

“Cryoprecipitate-reduced Plasma: “Cryosupernate” as a source of Factor IX in the treatment of  Hemophilia B ”

“ Prevalence of Transfusion Transmissible Diseases Among Filipino Hemophiliac Patients ”

“Osteoporosis in Childhood Leukemia” E. Rodriguez,MD , M.Abiera,MD , Mary N. Chua,MD presented to the 31st Annual Convention of PSHBT, Nov. 2001

“Unravelling von Willebrand’s disease” Jeannie B. Ong,MD , Mary N. Chua,MD presented to the 31st Annual Convention of PSHBT, Nov. 2001

“Spinal Cord Compression in Hemophilia B” Edwin Rodriguez,MD , Mary N. Chua,MD 3rd Prize Case Presentation Category, 32nd Annual Convention of PSHBT, May 2002

“Acute Leukemia in a five year old female FAB ALL-L1 by morphology, erythroleukemia by immunophenotype” Lyndae Mae Lepatan,MD, Mary N. Chua, MD Poster Presentation : 31st Annual Convention of PSHBT, Nov. 2001

“Transfusion Transmissible diseases among Filipino Hemophiliacs” Jeannie Ong,MD , Flerida Hernandez,MD , Mary N. Chua,MD presented to the 32nd Annual Convention of PSHBT, May 2002

“Evaluation of Filipino hemophiliacs: A Molecular Approach” Shiela de Jesus,RMT , Gloria Bernas,PhD , Mary N. Chua,MD Poster Presentation: 25th International Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia, Spain, May 2002

“Anticardiolipin Antibodies in a series of Filipino children with Chronic ITP” Jeannie Ong,MD , Marietta de Guzman,MD , Marilou Abiera,MD Mary N. Chua,MD presented to the 30th Annual Convention of PSHBT, May 2000

“The Prevalence of Inhibitor Development in Hemophiliacs” Flerida G. Hernandez,MD , Lorena E. Santos,RMT , Mary N. Chua,MD

“A Comparative analysis of CSF cell cut, cytospin technique and cell culture methods in detecting blast cells in the CSF of pediatric patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: a preliminary study”

“The Clinico-laboratory profile of ALL patients who developed CNS leukemia seen at the UST Hospital Short Stay Service from 1997-2001”

“The National Hemophilia Center: a Model from holistic care in the Philippine setting”

“Control of bleeding in Deque Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) using recombinant activated factor VII (FVIIa)-a randomize, doubled-blind, parallel group and placebo-controlled study” Chuansumrit A, Wangrungsati A, Laktrakul Y, Chua MN, Capeing MRZ, Beck OU and the Denque   study group.