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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 APRU International Secretariat and lead researchers are calling for scholar participation in the Google-supported project “Democratizing AI and Building Trust in the Technology” (Deadline: 30 September)

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 (August 2017)

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND LAW: The first-ever global study on healthcare access finds massive health care inequity among and within countries, and concludes that people are dying from causes with well-known treatments

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Cache-based transport protocols in wireless sensor networks can improve network performance but will add complexity to the protocols

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND LAW: Despite substantial global reduction in diarrhea deaths, half a million children still die from diseases each year

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Pharmaceuticals are removed from wastewater by means of intermittent electrocoagulation

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UP has a total of 595 Scopus-listed publications for 2017 as of 11 September. 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 August 2017:

(UP Diliman) Alipio et al (2017) Cache-Based Transport Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks: A Survey and Future DirectionsJournal of Network and Computer Applications, 88: 29-49
Impact factor: (2016/2017) 3.5

(UP Manila) Disease Study 2015show GBD 2015 Healthcare Access and Quality Collaborators (2017) Healthcare Access and Quality Index Based on Mortality from Causes Amenable to Personal Health Care in 195 Countries and Territories, 1990–2015: A Novel Analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015Lancet, 390 (10091): 203-332
Impact factor: (2016/2017) 47.831

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