The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released the official results of March 2017 Physician Licensure Examination on Thursday, March 16, 2017.
The examination was conducted by the PRC on March 5, 6, 12 and 13 in Manila, Baguio, Cebu and Zamboanga.
A total of 813 out of 1,317 examinees passed the March 2017 Physician Board Exam, according to PRC (via PRC Website).
Topnotchers: March 2017 Physician Licensure Examination
KARL EMMANUEL CUEVA MERCADER, a graduate of UNIVERSITY OF PERPETUAL HELP SYSTEM DALTA-LAS PINAS, ranked first in the March 2017 Physician Board Exam with a rating of 88.58 percent.
The successful examinees who garnered the 10 highest places in the March 2017 Physician Board Exam are the following:
List of Passers: March 2017 Physician Licensure Examination
Performance of Schools in March 2017 Physician Licensure Examination
FAR EASTERN UNIVERSITY-NICANOR REYES MEDICAL FOUNDATION emerged as the top performing school in the March 2017 Physician Board Exam as per Commission Resolution No. 2010-547 series of 2010, with 88.20 passing percentage or 157 out of 178 examinees passed the exams.
Physician board exam covered the following subjects: DAY 1 - Biochemistry, Anatomy and Histology, Microbiology and Parasitology; DAY 2 - Physiology, Legal Medicine, Ethics and Medical Jurisprudence and Pathology; DAY 3 - Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Surgery and Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology and Rhinology, and Medicine; DAY 4 - Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine and Public Health.
The Board of Medicine who administered the Physician Board Exam are Dr. Clarita C. Maaño as Chairman, with members namely Dr. Edgardo T. Fernando, Dr. Miguel L. Noche Jr., Dr. Eleanor B. Almoro, Dr. Eleanor J. Galvez and Dr. Ma. Graciela Garayblas-Gonzaga.
From March 23 to March 24, 2017, registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will be done on-line. Please go to www.prc.gov.ph and follow instructions for initial registration.
Those who will register are required to bring the following:
- duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
- current Community Tax Certificate (cedula)
- 1 piece passport size picture (colored with white background and complete nametag)
- 2 sets of metered documentary stamps
Successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.
The date and venue for the mass oathtaking of the successful examinees in the February 2017 Physician Licensure Examination WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATER, PRC said.
During the last examination conducted last September 2016, a total of 2,899 out of 3,695 examinees passed the Physician board exam, PRC announced.
Here's the full copy of program for Physician March 2017 Board Exam:
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