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‘Vision’ and ‘global recognition’ yield accolades for two UP researchers. One is in medical research; the other in physics

UP biodiversity educator honored for connecting theory and community engagement. The award is given to teachers who solve real community issues

The impact of an outpatient primary care system on health care delivery in UP Diliman. The benefits of the pilot study are increasingly being utilized for consultation, diagnostics and medication (Photo by Sandra Dans)

Political, economic and historical factors cause out-migration of Filipino health workers. The movement has both negative and positive effects on the country’s health system and personnel

Six medals for PH at the Olympics of math. UP faculty helped the team defend its position in the global match

UP study offers clues to ancient biodiversity, early human movement in Southeast Asia. Shells could be proof of our ancestors’ shift from hunting to agriculture

UP represents PH in top 250 Asia Pacific universities. The national university’s inclusion this year ends the country’s absence from the Asia University Rankings since 2015

System-wide GE Faculty Conference 2017 centers on course design. 280 faculty members have been tapped to plan the delivery of the courses developed at the GE mini-conferences

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CALL: The KIT Royal Tropical Institute Amsterdam has opened the applications for its Master Programmes in Public and International Health to students and professionals

CALL: The PPM School of Management of Indonesia is inviting graduate students to the 8th PPM Regional Business Case Competition

CALL: CHED program for potential leaders of state universities and colleges is now open for applications

CALL: Cycle 2 of the 2017 Enhanced Creative Work and Research Grant is now open for proposals. Check with your CU for the deadline of submission of proposal/application to CU OVCR or equivalent unit. Deadline of submission of reviewed/revised proposals by OVCRs (or equivalent unit) to OVPAA: October 30

CALL: CHED is encouraging members of the faculty and staff to apply to the Partial Support for Graduate Studies program

MATERIAL: Download the 2016 Guidebook for R&D Procurement here

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Featured articles with the International Publication Award (September 2017)

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Nearly 1 billion people still smoke daily

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND LAW: Malaysians and Indonesians are the most homophobic in Southeast Asia

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: In Cuyon Island, the herbivorous C. fluctuata consumes autotrophs such as macrobenthic marine plants and algae whereas P. mammilla may derive carbon from epiphytes and phytoplankton via their bivalve prey

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: New age dating from siliceous nannofossils of the Zambales Ophiolite Complex reveals an older age which is Late Jurassic to Early Cretaceous

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UP has a total of 687 Scopus-listed publications for 2017 as of 19 October. Because Scopus statistics rely on author affiliation, a paper with one author each from UP Diliman and UP Los Baños, for example, will be counted by Scopus as two papers for UP. (Click image to enlarge.)

Scopus publications in high-impact journals (IF of >2.000) for September 2017:

(UP Manila) The Global Burden of Disease Child and Adolescent Health Collaboration (2017) Child and Adolescent Health From 1990 to 2015 Findings From the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors 2015 Study. JAMA Pediatrics, 171 (6): 573-592
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 10.251

(UP Diliman) Resilience of the Prokaryotic Microbial Community of Acropora digitifera to Elevated TemperatureMicrobiologyOpen, 6 (4): e00478, 11 pages, August 2017.
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 6.086

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