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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Cebu Medical Society's Medicine Week Kick-off

The Cebu Medical Society and the Philippine Medical Association celebrated Medicine Week 2011 this week. The doctors kicked off the week with a walk from the Grand Convention Center to the CMS Grounds. The walk was participated by doctors of different specializations. 

 The Philippine Society of Nephrology
 Philippine Academy of Family Physicians

 Philippine College of Surgeons
 Philippine Heart Association
 Some of the amazing surgeons of Cebu

The participants from POGS
 After the walk, it was exercise time with Fitness First Cebu dance/taebo instructor Fernando. 

 The doctors showed that they can kick and punch if needed. 
 But, they can also do the cha-cha at 7 am in the morning.

 The wreath-laying followed the early morning exercise then a mass was offerred

 Dr. Wyben  Briones, past president of CMS talks about the anti-Dengue project that is part of this week's activities. 

 Breakfast! I mean Brunch. ;) (Special thanks to Sanofi-Aventis)
 A talk on the health benefits of Omega 3
Dr. Miel once again won in the raffles at the end of the first day.

It was a successful kick-off event by the CMS and there are more activities in store this week.