AUN-QA Workshop on Writing SAR: The AUN-QA will be conducting another round of the “Online Workshop on Writing Self-Assessment Report (SAR) for Successful AUN-QA Programme Assessment (Version 4.0)” on 21-22 February and 4 March 2022, and 18-19, 29 April 2022. To register, click here.
Webinar: The Institute of Quality Management, Universiti Utara Malaysia (IPQ-UUM), in collaboration with the School of Business Management (SBM UUM), will be holding the Optimizing Productivity for Service Delivery Excellence on 7 December 2021, 8:30 AM – 1:00 AM, GMT+8 on Webex. Registration is free.
OVPAA Memorandum 2021-146: Call for New and Renewal Applications to the Scientific Productivity System Batch 2021-2023. Deadline of submission by Constituent Universities to the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs is on or before 15 January 2022. Click here for SPS forms and guidelines.
OVPAA Memorandum 2021-144: UP System Review of Proposals submitted to Commission on Higher Education (CHED).
OVPAA Memorandum 2021-148: Reiteration of Timeline for the Submission of All Requests Related to the Implementation of ECWRG, EIDR, and BPhD Projects
Call for Papers: AIMS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE (AIC) 2021 The 1st AIMS International Conference (AIC 2021) will be held at the Expo 2020 Dubai UAE and virtually (via an online platform) on 17th December 2021. Visit their website for more information.
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