Aiming to improve the health status of nearby communities of the university, the Cavite State University (CvSU) – College of Medicine (COM) and the Local Government Unit of Indang inked a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on community health program, September 18.
The said partnership between CvSU-COM and LGU Indang Rural Health Unit seeks to formulate and implement community focused health care programs, services, processes and systems; research and development activities; and other educational exchanges of mutual interest beneficial to both institutions.
Also as part of the agreement, CvSU-COM and LGU Indang will collaborate with other stakeholders and beneficiaries during the planning and implementation of the projects. Present during the MOA signing are University President Dr. Hernando D. Robles, CvSU COM Dean Dr. Eleanor J. Galvez, Indang Municipal Mayor Perfecto V. Fidel, Indang Municipal Health Officer Dr. Rosa D. Alegre, and Indang Rural Health Physician Dr. Rommel Vicedo.
Other University officials present were COM faculty members Dr. Sheila Arelli G. Safra, Dr. Gerald Natanauan, Dr. Abigail Rodriguez, Dr. Bethlehem Mula-Natanauan, Dr. Roderick A. Nomorosa, and COM Staff Ms. Marilou R. Jolito.