University of San Agustin Tops August 2017 Med Tech Board Exam

The University of San Agustin registered an impressive 100% passing rate in the August 2017 Medical Technologist Licensure Examination, besting other Medical Technology schools in the Philippines.  One hundred seventy five Agustinian examinees successfully hurdled the exam.  Two of them were in the Topnotchers’ List namely, Jan Renzo Daliva Besa (7th Place) and Fedelene Joy ...

Pharmacy Celebrates 70th Founding Anniversary

The Pharmacy alumni of the College of Pharmacy and Medical Technology, University of San Agustin gathered together for an extraordinary Homecoming Jubilee on November 30 to December 2, 2016.  Many activities were held to commemorate the 70th year founding of the University’s illustrious Pharmacy program. The three-day event kicked off with a Thanksgiving Mass and ...

USAPMTIAA Scholar Now ASCPi-Certified

Ms. Rutchel B. Ballesta, a BS MLS Class 2016 and one of the first USAPMTIAA scholars, successfully hurdled her American Society for Clinical Pathology International (ASCPi) certification.  The ASCP website describes this certification as follows: “The ASCPi credential certifies professional competency among new and practicing laboratory personnel in an effort to contribute globally to the highest ...

AEF Pledges Hit 50% of Goal on July 10, 2016

The Alumni Endowment Fund (AEF) drive hits its milestone as it reaches 50% of its goal of $100,000 by December 2017.  On July 10,2016, a total of $50,100 worth of pledges was registered by its international alumni.  The Alumni Endowment Fund (AEF) is the flagship among the planned projects of the members of the USAPMTIAA.  This ...

New College, New Dean

The College of Pharmacy and Medical Technology is now under a new college and has been renamed the College of Health and Allied Medical Professions (CHAMP).  The new Dean is Mrs. Sofia Cosette Monteblanco.  The new college is now home to students taking programs in Nursing, Pharmacy, Medical Laboratory Sciences, and Nutrition and Dietetics.  Ms. Remi ...

PMT Alumni in North America to Convene on June 25, 2016

Close to sixty Pharmacy and Medical Technology Augustinian alumni in North America are expected to gather together for the first time during the USAPMTIAA’s First Biennial Meeting and Reunion at the South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 25, 2016.  These successful Augustinian professionals are based mostly in the US and Canada.  As of this ...

Dean Rivero to Attend First Biennial in Las Vegas

Former Dean of the University of San Agustin College of Pharmacy and Medical Technology, Ms. Gilda R. Rivero will be the Guest of Honor during the USAPMTIAA’s First Biennial Meeting and Reunion on June 25, 2016.  One of the most beloved and respected mentors of the College, Ms. Rivero has served as Dean of the College from ...