University of the Philippines Manila - Research Ethics Board


Name of Committee: University of the Philippines Manila                                    Research Ethics Board (UPMREB)
Institution: University of the Philippines Manila
Address: 
2nd Floor Paz Mendoza Building, College of Medicine UP                Manila, 547 Pedro Gil Street, Ermita, 1000 Manila
Contact Person and Position: Jacinto Blas V. Mantaring III, MD,
                                                MSc Chair, UPMREB

                                
Contact Details- Landline: +63 2 5222684
Fax: +63 2 5222684
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Year Ethics Committee was established: 2011
Ethics Committee Office Number:

Registration Number: 
Accreditation Number: L3-2014-003-02
Effective Date: March 14, 2014
Expiry Date: March 14, 2017
Accreditation Level 3

 

Present Officers and Members of Ethics Committee

I. UPMREB CHAIR

No

Name

Expertise

Affiliated with the Institution/Non-affiliated

Ethics Training

(Y/N)

Title of Training

 

Dr. Jacinto Blas V. Mantaring III

Clinical Epidemiology/ Neonatology

Y

Y

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

· FERCAP-PHREB Advanced Training for Surveyors / Accreditors October 18, 2012

II. UPMREB COORDINATOR

No

Name

Expertise

Affiliated with the Institution/Non-affiliated

Ethics Training

(Y/N)

Title of Training

 

Prof. Edlyn Jimenez

IRB Management, Research Ethics

Y

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Advanced Good Clinical Practice Training January 18, 2013

III. UPMREB PANEL CHAIRS

No

Name

Expertise

Affiliated with the Institution/Non-affiliated

Ethics Training

(Y/N)

Title of Training

1.

Dr. Jacinto Blas V. Mantaring III

Clinical Epidemiology/ Neonatology

Y

Y

(as above)

2.

Dr. Virginia R. De Jesus

Obstetrics and Gynecology

N

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

3.

Dr. Doris R. Benavides

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Y

Y

· Colloquium on Disclosure of disease risks in genomics research, 10 December 2013

  • 8th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 15-16, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

4.

Dr. Ryner C. Carrillo

Anatomy/

Otorhinolaryngology

Y

Y

· Colloquium on Disclosure of disease risks in genomics research, 10 December 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

IV. PANEL SECRETARIES

No.

Name

Expertise

Affiliated with the Institution/Non-affiliated

Ethics Training

(Y/N)

Title of Training

1.

Dr. Paul Matthew Pasco

Neurology

Y

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

2.

Prof. Leslie M. Dalmacio

Biochemistry/ Genetics

Y

Y

· Training-Workshop on Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice November 27-29, 2013

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

3.

Dr. Winston Y. Cham

Dentistry

N

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

4.

Dr. Patricia M. Khu

Ophthalmology

Y

Y

7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

5.

Dr. Gemma Leonora B. Uy

Surgery

Y

Y

· 8th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 15-16, 2013

6.

Dr. Nilo Vincent G. FlorCruz

Ophthalmology

Y

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

V. PANEL MEMBERS

 

No.

NAME

Expertise

Affiliated with the Institution/ Non-affiliated

Ethics Training

(Y/N)

Title of Training

1.

Dr. Myrna Buenaluz-Sedurante

Endocrinology

Y

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

  • 3rd Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) March 3-4, 2011

2.

Dr. Ma. Rosanna de Guzman

Psychiatry

Y

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

3.

Prof. Teresita S. De Guzman

Microbiology

Y

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

4.

Prof. Edlyn B. Jimenez

Research Ethics

Y

Y

(as above)

5.

Prof. Rhoda L. Reyes

Nursing

N

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

6.

Mrs. Felicidad Romualdez

Lay Member

N

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

7.

Dr. Joel M. Santiaguel

Pulmonology

Y

Y

· Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Workshop: “Hurdling Challenges of Investigator GCP Training” March 29, 2012

· Training-Workshop on Principles of Good Clinical Practice and Health Research Ethics September 8-9, 2011

8.

Dr. Carmelita F. Domingo

Pediatrics

N

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

9.

Prof. Josephine D. Agapito

Social Sciences

Y

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

10.

Prof. Rhodora A. Estacio

Biochemistry

Y

Y

Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

11.

Dr. Evangeline Olivar-Santos

Ophthalmology

Y

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

12.

Dr. Paul Ferdinand Reganit

Cardiology

Y

Y

Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

13.

Mrs. Rosalita V. Tan

Lay Member

N

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

14.

Prof. Josefina G. Tayag

Social Science

Y

Y

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

15.

Mrs. Agnes Vizco

Lay Member

N

Y

· Health Research Ethics Training in Social/Behavioral Sciences and Public Health December 9-10, 2013

· Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

16.

Dr. Doris R. Benavides

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Y

Y

(as above)

17.

Dr. Gemma Leonora B. Uy

Surgery

Y

Y

(as above)

18.

Ms. Mildred B. Campo

Nursing

Y

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

19.

Ms. Carlita C. Chavez

Lay Member

N

Y

· 8th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 15-16, 2013

20.

Ms. Edna Julia V. Cunanan

Lay Member

N

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

21.

Dr. Carlo Emmanuel J. Sumpaico

Orthopedics

Y

Y

· 5th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

22.

Fr. Jordan Orbe

Theology

N

Y

· 5th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

23.

Dr. Manuel Peter Paul C. Jorge II

Pulmonology

Y

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

24.

Dr. Edilberto Garcia

Pediatrics

Y

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

25.

Dr. Paulo Ma. N. Pagkatipunan

Ophthalmology

Y

Y

· Pfizer -GCP Training, Asian Institute of Management, 18 October 2013

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

26.

Dr. Ryner C. Carrillo

Otorhinolaryngology

Y

Y

(as above)

27.

Dr. Nilo Vincent G. FlorCruz

Ophthalmology

Y

Y

(as above)

28.

Dr. Eduardo C. Ayuste

Surgery

Y

Y

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

29.

Dr. Grace C. Catalan

Anesthesiology

Y

Y

· Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

30.

Ms. Carmelita L. Joson

Lay

N

Y

· 5th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 23 to 24, 2013

31.

Ms. Maria Cecilia E. Punzalan

Nursing

Y

Y

· 6th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 2-3, 2012

32.

Ms. Daisy L. Manlangit

Social Work

Y

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

33.

Dr. Ma. Cristina Z. San Jose

Neurosciences

Y

Y

· St. Lukes-GCP Training, 21 January 2013

34.

Dr. Heinrik Martin Jude S. Strebel

Internal Medicine

Y

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

35.

Dr. Norman Maghuyop

Adult Medicine

Y

Y

· 8th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 15-16, 2013

36.

Dr. Cherica Tee

Pediatrics/NIH

Y

Y

· 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

37.

Fr. Chester Yacub

Theology

N

Y

· 8th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 15-16, 2013

 

VI. ALTERNATE PANEL MEMBERS

 

No.

NAME

Expertise

Affiliated with the Institution/Non-affiliated

Ethics Training

(Y/N)

Title of Training

1.

Prof. Nina Castillo-Carandang

Social Science

Y

Y

Update Training in Reviewing Clinical Research August 27-28, 2013

2.

Prof. Rosa Gonzales

Research

N

Y

Standard Operating Procedures Re-Updating Training-Workshop February 15, 2013

3.

Dr. Jorge G. Ignacio

Oncology

Y

Y

· 6th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 2-3, 2012

· UPMREB Standard Operating Procedures Harmonization Workshop March 1,2 &13, 2013.

4.

Atty. Joel Macalino

Surgery and Law

N

Y

None

5.

Dr. Nemencio A. Nicodemus, Jr.

Endocrinology

Y

Y

Standard Operating Procedures Training-Workshop June 15, 2012

6.

Dr. Michael L. Tee

Rheumatology

Y

Y

Good Clinical Practice Guidelines May 17, 2012

7.

Atty. Anunciacion G. Ayo

Law

N

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

8.

Dr. Anthony G.H. Cordero

Family and Community Medicine

Y

N

None

9.

Dr. Sioksoan C. Cua

Pediatric Endocrinology

Y

Y

· Update Training in Reviewing Clinical Research August 27-28, 2013

· Investigator Training Program and Good Clinical Practice Workshop August 2, 2011

10.

Dr. Ma. Lourdes G. Genuino

Gastroenterology

Y

Y

UPMREB SOP Training Workshop January 30, 2014

11.

Prof. Cynthia V. Isaac

Physical/ Occupational Therapy

Y

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

12.

Prof. Laurie S. Ramiro

Social Science

Y

Y

Colloquium on Disclosure of Disease Risks in Genomic Research December 10, 2012

13.

Prof. Erlyn A. Sana

Health Education

Y

Y

8th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 15-16, 2013

14.

Prof. Paula G. Sioco

Social Science

Y

Y

Advance Training-Workshop on Continuing Ethics Education: Improving the Review of Different Types of Protocols October 23-25, 2013

15.

Dr. Philip Tan-Gatue

Acupuncture/ Alternative Medicine

Y

Y

6th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) August 2-3, 2012

 

VII. SERIOUS ADVERSE EVENTS SUBCOMMITTEE

No

Name

Position

Expertise

Affiliated with the Institution/Non-affiliated

Ethics Training

(Y/N)

Title of Training

1.

Dr. Maramba, Cecilia C.

Chair

Pharmacology and

Toxicology

Y

Y

  • 7th Training-Workshop in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) February 28 to March 1, 2013

· UPMREB Serious Adverse Even Committee Training and Workshop July 26, 2012

2.

Dr. Arollado, Erna C.

Secretary

Pharmacology and Toxicology

Y

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

3.

Dr. Aleta, Lara Theresa

Member

Allergy and Immunology

N

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

4.

Dr. De Guzman, Rosanna

Member

Psychiatry

Y

Y

(as above)

5.

Dr. Real, Irisyl

Member

Medical Oncology

Y

Y

Training-Workshop on Basic Principles of Health Research Ethics and Good Clinical Practice June 27-28, 2013

6.

Dr. Roxas, Artemio Jr. A.

Member

Neurology

Y

N

None

7.

Dr. Sumpaico, Madeleine W.

Member

Allergy and Immunology

Y

N

None

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