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Researchers, students and professionals alike from different institutions all over the region will converge for the 6th Health Research and Development Expo. With the theme “Research and Innovations for Better Health Outcomes”, this annual activity provides opportunities to the researchers to showcase their health research results and provide a venue for educating the public on the completed health researches.


(L-R) Ms. Elsie Mae A. Solidum, ARD-TSD of DOST XI; Mayor Maria S. Sagarino of Sulop; and Bro.Ellakim Sosmeña, President of Cor Jesu College

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) XI together with the local government unit of Sulop and Cor Jesu College- Bro.Polycarp Institute for Community Development Foundation officially inked the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Community Empowerment through Science and Technology (CEST) Project last August 25, 2016.

In line with the celebration of the 40th founding anniversary of the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST), various activities were conducted throughout the country. Such activities not only aim to introduce NAST to the different sectors of the country, but also to bring science and technology closer to the people.

A two-day lecture series by the National Scientists was held last August 16 & 17 at the Grand Men Seng Hotel, Davao City.