Training on HIV Proficiency for Medical Technologists, January 24, 2011 – February 1, 2011 (Full Course)

By Jeffrey V. de Guzman

I happened to be selected as one of the participants in the training on HIV Proficiency that will be held at STI-AIDS Central Laboratory (SACCL), San Lazaro Compound, Manila.

This will be conducted by the Department of Health through the National AIDS STI Prevention and Control Program (NASPCP) which have funding support from the Global Fund Round 6 HIV Project. This is part of the strategy to continuously improve quality of health service delivery to Most at Risk Populations (MARP).

Below is the list of selected participants:
  1. Baccay, Sheryll Aleth - Tuguegarao
  2. Cabusas, Zherina Jesca - Butuan
  3. Prior, Eunice S. - Butuan
  4. Kho, Suzette C. - Butuan
  5. Tacardon, Reynaldo S. - Zamboanga Sibugay
  6. Laberos, Eden D. - Negros Occidental
  7. Tallafer, Mariano P. - Negros Occidental
  8. Niego, Fay Marie P. - Iloilo
  9. Nismal, Marygrace C. - Iloilo
  10. Ypil, Cheryl D. - Cebu
  11. Dablo, Genevieve B. - Pagadian
  12. Lidres, Mayflor R. - Pagadian
  13. Camina, Janice R. - General Santos
  14. Quintero, Jacqueline - QC PGH
  15. De La Paz, Zenaida B. - QC PGH
  16. Mahilum, Maria Lourdes M. - Caloocan
  17. Bernales, Leticia F. - Manila
  18. Ramis, Antonio Z. - Manila
  19. de Guzman, Jeffrey V. - Pampanga
  20. Mamaed, Juvimil F. - Nueva Ecija
  21. Benter, Lucia Jacinta S. - Benguet
  22. Mangansakan, Norhan P. - Cotabato
  23. Buelis, Lea L. - Davao
  24. Dy, Edmon J. - Davao
  25. Fillarca, Anna Liza P. - Cagayan de Oro
The following are the Resource Speakers/Facilitators:
  1. Dr. Gerard Belimac - NASPCP NCDPC
  2. Dr. Jasmin T. Peralta - NASPCP GF Project
  3. Dr. Elizabeth Telan - SACCL San Lazaro Hospital
  4. Dr. Rosario Jessica Abrenica - SACCL
  5. Dr. Ann Joy Aguadera - SACCL
  6. Ms. Razel Kawano - SACCL
  7. Dr. Arlan Lopez - SACCL
  8. Ms. Luz Ramos - SACCL
  9. Mr. Marco Hernando - SACCL
  10. Dr. Rontgene Solante - SACCL
  11. Mr. Carlo Sangco - SACCL
  12. Ms. Prisca Susan Leano - SACCL
  13. Ms. Amelia Cabatic - SACCL
  1. Ms. Helen D. Paano - NASPCP GF Project
  2. Mr. Marries Concepcion - AIDS Society of the Philippines
The hotel accommodations would be at Fersal Hotel (Andalucia - Fersal Hotel - Manila #1455 A. Mendoza Street corner Alvarez Street, Sta. Cruz, Manila, Philippines).  

Arrival would be on January 23, 2011 and check-in at Fersal would be from 12 in the afternoon.

Transportation expenses (from home to airport to hotel, hotel to SACCL, from hotel to airport to home) should have proper documentation (travel voucher, receipt form, bus tickets, etc.) of exact value (as required by Commission on Audit). Non-compliance would be denied reimbursement.

To avail of land transportation reimbursement the terminal fee and boarding pass (Manila - Home flight) must be sent via courier (to serve as proof of travel).

Non-flight participants are allowed the weekends off, but travel expense will be shouldered by the participants.

Per diems one (1) day before and one (1) day after of participants and other incidental expenses shall be borne by the respective sending agency, subject to the usual accounting and auditing rules and regulations.

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  1. hello, when is the next training for HIV/ AIDS? any contact number where I can reach you? Thanks.


  3. sir jeff hope next training for hiv include nyo na kami , bataan ( lamao) . and have the assurance sana na yung mga natrtrained ng goverment sana nagagawa din pagdating ng rhu level nila. . may medtech kami trained ng malaria pero hindi sya gumagawa ng malaria

  4. greetings, sir/ma'am. the invitation for trng depends upon the availability of funds and needs of a certain area. but you can send your letter of request to our STI/HIV Program Coordinator. Regarding malaria microscopy, our fxn is just to give technical assistance. RHUs are under the jurisdiction of the LCE/Province. siguro ipaabot muna sa kanila ang concern ninyo. pero titignan pa rin natin. thanks for the info.

  5. when is the next training for hiv proficiency???
    and how much will it cost us??
    any contact numbers???

  6. hi maimai. try to check you can find all your inquiries there. the next sched will be on nov 15-23. training fee is 16,000 per pax. SACCL Main Tel No: 309-9528; 732-3776 to 78 Local 207

  7. sir dapat include narin sa hiv-std training ang mga rhu level medtech na under ng lgu....

  8. sir when will be the next seminar sked for renewal of HIV license?..Where will it be&how
    much?..How am i going to apply for the said course?..the website u've mentioned is unavailable..

  9. please see

  10. gud day ask namin when will be the next training for HIV . . im from RHU bataan . .

    1. il be posting it here once available or you can always check for announcement

  11. hello..please let us know the next sked for the hiv training..hope to see it posted here.thank u..(:

  12. A medtech with a labtech license allow to take hiv proficiency

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