Call for Abstracts: Submit abstracts and open forum topics for the ASEAN QA Forum 2021 with the theme, “The Way Forward: Assuring Quality in Diverse and Remote Learning Environments”. The deadline is on 7 October 2021.
SEAMEO Innovative Teaching Festival Call for Entries: Submit a 5-minute video on “zero-investment innovative and practical ideas for successful recovery, resilience-building and reimagining education in the post-pandemic world” to win USD 300 and a chance for your video to be shown at the SEAMEO Special Webinar. Click here for more details.
Team Mediasina among Top 3 Finalists in the 2021 APRU Global Health Student Case Competition. Six UP students from the College of Medicine formed Team Mediasina, and is among the top 3 finalists in the 2021 APRU Global Health Student Case Competition. The annual competition consists of proposing a solution regarding ongoing health problems around the world, with the focus this year being the spread of misinformation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Team Mediasina proposed their solution called, “Project Dinig”.
UP System successfully concludes GE Conference 2021. Watch the GE Conversations, Plenary Conversations and Recap Video.
New Research Papers
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: A research was conducted to analyze the psychological impact of the Coronavirus Diseases (Covid-19) pandemic to Filipinos with Rheumatoid Athritis or Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Publications in high impact factor journals (IF >3.000)
(UPD) C.M. Dioso, P. Vital, et al. Do Your Kids Get What You Paid for? Evaluation of Commercially Available Probiotic Products Intended for Children in the Republic of the Philippines and the Republic of Korea. (2020). Foods, 9, 1229: 1-126.
Impact Factor: 4.092
(UPLB) Resmond L Reaño. Assessment of environmental impact and energy performance of rice husk utilization in various biohydrogen production pathways, Bioresource Technology, 299, 122590
Impact Factor: 7.539
(UPC) F. Maglangit, Y. Zhang, et al. Discovery of new antibacterial accramycins from a genetic variant of the soil bacterium, Streptomyces sp. MA37. Biomolecules 2020, 10, 1464.
Impact Factor: 4.082
(UPV) I.A. Borlongan, S. Suzuki, et al. Effects of light quality and temperature on the photosynthesis and pigment content of a subtidal edible red alga Meristotheca papulosa (Solieriaceae, Gigartinales) from Japan. Journal of Applied Phycology 32:1329–1340
Impact Factor: 3.016