The UP-PGH Covid19 Bayanihan Na! Operations Center is expected to be launched at 7 am today / March 30, 2020.
The UP-PGH COVID-19 Bayanihan Na! Operations Center is a public service initiative of the University of the Philippines System.
The Department of Health (DOH) has designated the UP-Philippine General Hospital as a COVID19 “referral center.”
The UP-PGH, the Dr. Jose M. Rodriguez Memorial Hospital in Caloocan City, and the Lung Center of the Philippines in Quezon City are the three Covid19 referral centers in the National Capital Region (NCR), with an estimated population of at least 12 million.
The launching program features an invocation by the UP Medical Alumni Society Chorale and messages from UP President Atty. Danilo L. Concepcion, UP Manila Chancellor Dr. Carmencita D. Padilla, PLDT President and CEO Mr. Manuel V. Pangilinan, and PGH Medical Foundation President Dr. Telesforo E. Gana Jr.
UP-PGH Director Dr. Gerardo Legaspi delivers the closing remarks.
The ceremonies will be livestreamed via http://livestream.upm.edu.ph
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