Medical Team - CHERIDINE P. ORO - JOSEF, MD





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EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Residency Training in Family Medicine
University of Santo Tomas Hospital
(3 years Residency Training Program graduate - June 2004)  

Certified Family Physician

Most Outstanding Junior Resident for 2003

Assistant Chief Resident June- December 2003

Administrative Chief Resident - July 2004-Dec 2005

Post-Graduate Course
University of Santo Tomas- Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
Degree in Medicine and Surgery- 1996- 2000
Passed the Philippine Physician Licensure Examination - February 2001

Internship Training in Medical Technology
University of Santo Tomas Hospital
Clinical Division Laboratory Apr-Sept 1993
Makati Medical Center Oct- Mar 1994

College
University of Santo Tomas                               
BS Medical Technology 1990- 1994
Passed the Philippine Medical Technology Licensure Examination – September 1994

Elementary and High School
Notre Dame of Cotabato for Girls - Cotabato City
Consistent First Honors and graduated Valedictorian
Gerry Roxas Leadership Awardee

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

University of the East - June 2005-present
Faculty/ Special Lecturer
Lecturer for Food Microbiology, Health Ethics and Food and Nutrition Research in the College of Education, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics. Conducts laboratory and lecture sessions with college Nutrition students.
  
Sta. Lucia Health Care Center - 2004-present
In- House Physician
Conducts out- patient consultations on a regular basis. Responsible for emergency cases and acts as coordinator for several Health Management Organizations.

University of Santo Tomas Hospital - 2000
Research Assistant
Worked on an experiment: lntraarticular steroid injection for staphylococcal arthritis on rabbits. Statistical analysis of some other research papers. J.P. Sioson General Hospital and Colleges, Inc. 2000

Resident Physician
Conducted daily rounds of ward patients and other special areas (NICU, Labor Room). Offered consultation services and facilitated admission and discharge of patients. Primary Care and Emergency Room Physician.

Sta. Teresita General Hospital - 2000 
Resident Physician
Offered consultation services and facilitated admission and discharge of patients. Primary Care and Emergency Room Physician.

St. Agnes Hospital - 2000
Resident Physician
   
MEDISERV Multispecialty and Diagnostics Center - 1995
Medical Technologist
UST - Faculty of Medicine and Surgery 1994    

Microbiology and Parasitology Laboratory
Medical Technologist
Performed laboratory works and clinical experiments for medical students and selected hospital patients. Acted as clinical instructor in some laboratory experiments for medical technology and medical students.

ORGANIZATIONS/ POSITIONS HANDLED

Philippine Academy of Family Physicians Residents Organizations (PAFPRO) – President 2005- 2006, Vice – President 2004-2005; PSTFM Resident Representative- 2002-2003

Philippine Academy of Family Physicians (PAFP) – Member

Philippine Society of Teachers in Family Medicine (PSTFM) - Affiliate Member

UST Hospital House Staff Organization, 2005 – Vice President

Manila Medical Society – Member

Medical Missions Incorporated

University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery Team Leader - 1997-1999

Organization of Medical Interns Vice-President -1997-2000

Red Cross Youth Organization Member- UST Chapter

PUBLISHED ORIGINAL ARTICLES

The Philippine Journal of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases July-September 2000
A Survey of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Regarding Stethoscope Use Among STUH Medical Staff
Co-Author with Emmanuel Edwin Dy, MD;Natalie Osorio,MD and Armand Phillip Paez, MD
Issue No 0115-0324 Volume 29 Number 3 Pages 123-127

The Philippine Journal of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases October- December 2000
The Effect of A Traditional Educational Intervention on the Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Regarding StethoscopeUse Among UST Senior Infectious Tropical Medical Students
Co-Author with Emmanuel Edwin Dy, MD;Natalie Osorio,MD and Armand Phillip Paez, MD
Issue No 0115- 0325 Volume 29 Number 4 Pages 153- 155
       
The Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine
The Simplified Acute Physiology Series (SAPS) II Used in the Evaluation of Outcome in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease Admitted at the Coronary Care Unit
Co- Author with Crismelita Marinas, M.D.

UNPUBLISHED ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPERS:

Clinical Profile and Length of Stay of Patients Seen at the University of  Santo Tomas Hospital Emergency Room Clinical Division from October 2001 to March 2002
Co- Author with Alejandro V. Pineda, Jr, MD
Presented during the 14th Annual Research Paper Presentation of the Division of Preventive, Family and Community Medicine- USTH

Relationship Between Moderate Physical Activity, Low-Fat Diet and Serum Lipoprotein Levels Among Apparently Healthy Middle-Aged Adults and the Elderly in Botolan, Zambales
Co- Author with Alejandro V. Pineda, Jr, MD
Presented during the 15th Annual Research Paper Presentation of the  Division of Preventive, Family and Community Medicine- USTH

The Effect of Moringa oleifera Lamarck ( Malunggay)  350mg/ Capsule on the Quantity of Breastmilk Production Versus Placebo Among Lactating Mothers in Bagong Silang, Caloocan City
Co- Author with Raul S. Alcantara, M.D. and  Eliseo T. Banaynal, M.D.
Third Place- 16th Annual Research Paper Presentation of the Division of  Preventive, Family and Community Medicine- USTH

MEDICAL MISSIONS ATTENDED

Medical Missions Inc. - UST sponsored
Paranaque , August 24,1997
Bulacan, October 1997
Quezon City, March 1998
Sapang Palay, Bulacan September 19- 20, 2003

SEMINARS ATTENDED

PAFP CONVENTIONS, since 2002 – present, Member, Documentation Committee

UST Department of Preventive, Family and Community Medicine Postgraduate Courses, since 2002- present, Assistant Secretary- 15th Post Graduate Course (2004)

“Compassionate, Caring, Competent Family Physicians: Making A Difference”
 Department of Preventive, Family and Community Medicine 15th Annual Postgraduate Course, (Assistant Secretary) CME Auditorium, UST April 21- 23, 2004

“Clinical Skills Enhancement for Primary Care Physicians”
 Department of Preventive, Family and Community Medicine 14th Annual Postgraduate Course, (Ways and Means Committee) CME Auditorium, UST April 2-4, 2003

“Facilitating Skills”

Philippine Society of Teachers in Family Medicine- Bayanihan Hall, United Laboratories, Mandaluyong City, October 25, 2003

Speaker - “Where Do We Go From Here- Life After Internship”  
University of Santo Tomas Hospital Postgraduate Training Office & USTH Interns’ Organization, St. Martin de Porres Building ( Medicine Building) January 18, 2002

Service Towards Excellence Program
University of Santo Tomas Hospital, September 19, 2001

Applied Rheumatology Made Simple
Arthritis Care and Research Foundation of the Philippines, Inc and Philippine Rheumatology Association, Cabalen Restaurant, April 26, 2001

Good Clinical Practice Workshop
Pfizer Philippines Foundation, Inc. - Santo Tomas University Hospital, Manila; August 16-17, 1999

"Basic Life Support Training"
(Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation 1998) Certificate of Proficiency
Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine- University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery 1998

Speaker - "What It Takes To Be A Leader"     
UNIV 1998, Monterrazas, Baguio City, October 27-31, 1997

“Physiology: Confusion and Discovery"
First Post-Graduate Course in Physiology - University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
CME Auditorium, February 27-28, 1998

CHARACTER REFERENCES

Alejandro V. Pineda, Jr., M.D.
Chairman, Department of Preventive, Family and Community Medicine, USTH
Tel.No. 7313001, (0917)5413733

Eva Irene Yu- Maglonzo, M.D.
Residency Training Officer, USTH- DPFCM
University of Santo Tomas –, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, DPFCM
Tel. No. 7499775, (0917) 8369824

Rolando Lopez, M.D.
Dean, University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
Tel. No. 7313101