Speakers - Plenary

Samantha Ruth B. Cainghug-Baillo, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Otology
  • Director of Medical Education Divine Word Hospital, Tacloban City
  • Training Officer, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Eastern Visayas Regional Medical Center
  • Vice-President, Philippine Academy of Allergy & Clinical Immunology (PAORLACI)

Benjamin S.A. Campomanes, Jr. , MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology
  • Sub-Specialty: Rhinology
  • Administrator, St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Asia Pacific Medical Expert, GSK
  • Associate Professor, UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
  • Recognition as Medical Administrator, University of Santo Tomas

Simon Carney, MD

  • Specialty: ENT Surgery, Finders University, South Australia
  • Vice-Chairman and start-up Director, Asia-Pacific Otolaryngology Surgical Training
  • Immediate Past President, ANZ Rhinologic Society
  • Former Chair of the Education & Training sub-committee of the International Symposium on Inflammation and Allergy in the Nose
  • Former Chair, Flinders Clinical Human Research Ethics Committee
  • Associate Editor of The American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy
  • Editorial Board, Rhinology and Clinical Otolaryngology
  • Award: ENT Gold Medal from the Royal Society of Medicine

Teresa Luisa G. Cruz, MD, MHPEd

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology
  • Sub-Specialty: Otology
  • Masters in Health Professions Education, NTTC-HP, University of the Philippines, Manila 1998 – 2002
  • Director, PostGraduate Institute of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Manila
  • Professor 1, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Manila
  • Attending Otorhinolaryngologist, and Head & Neck Surgeon: Dept. of ORL
    • University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital
    • Asian Hospital and Medical Center
    • Medical Center Manila
  • Dean’s Management Team, UP College of Medicine
  • Program Coordinator and Faculty, Master of Clinical Audiology, UPCMUPCAMP
  • Secretary, Training Coordination Committee, UPCM-PGH
  • Chair: Graduate Program Coordinators Committee (Breakfast Club) Chair, UPCM
    (July 2018 – Present)
  • Associate Board Examiner, Philippine Board of Otorhinolaryngology-Head &
    Neck Surgery
  • Director, Continuing Medical Education, Department of ORL, Asian Hospital and
    Medical Center

Ernesto De Leon, Jr., MD

  • Doctor of Medicine, UERMMMC
  • Residency Training in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, UERMMMC
  • Diplomate, PBO-HNS
  • Fellow, PSO-HNS
  • Fellow, FACES
  • MBA-Health, Ateneo Graduate School of Business
  • Part-time GSK Employee Medical Affairs Manager – Allergy

Alfonso Victorino H. Famaran, Jr. , MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Medical Center Chief II, Dr. Jose N. Rodriguez Memorial Hospital & Sanitarium
  • Board of Director, Association of Hospital Administrators in Government Service
  • Hospital Coordinator for Cleft Surgery Patients, Philippine Band of Mercy
  • Hospital Coordinator for Emergencies and Disasters, Philippine Red Cross Caloocan Chapter
  • Most Outstanding Alumni, UERM
  • Government Best Practices Recognition, Development Academy of the Philippines

Monina Garduño-Cruz, MD

  • Specialty: Psychiatry
  • Professor & Chair, Department of Psychiatry, St. Luke’s Medical Center, College of Medicine-William H. Quasha Memorial and St. Luke’s Medical Center-Quezon City
  • International Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
  • Active Consultant, St. Luke’s Medical Center Quezon City and Bonifacio Global City

Godofredo Jose P. Hizon, MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Facial Plastic Surgery
  • MS4, Jose B. Lingad General Hospital
  • Member, Philippine Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (PAFPRS)
  • Most Outstanding Employee of the Year 2019, Dept. of Health, Central Luzon Health for Health Development, Jose B. Lingad General Hospital

Iris Thiele C. Isip-Tan, MD

  • Specialty: Internal Medicine Endocrinology
  • Sub-Specialty: Health Informatics
  • Professor, University of the Philippines-Manila
  • Chief, Medical Informatics Unit, University of the Philippines-Manila
  • Director, Interactive Learning Center, University of the Philippines-Manila
  • 1st UP System Gawad Pangulo Awardee for Progressive Teaching & Learning, University of the Philippines System
  • PCP Presidential Award for Social Media Advocacy, Philippine College of Physicians

William L. Lim, MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • Subspecialty: Laryngology
  • Director, Philippine Board of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Head, Dept. of ORL-HNS, St. Luke’s Medical Center-Global City
  • Associate Professor II, Dept. of ORL-HNS, UERMMMCI
  • Active Consultant, St. Luke’s Medical Center-Quezon City; UST Hospital
  • Founding President, Philippine Academy of Laryngology & Phoniatrics

Angelo A. Monroy, MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Member, Society for ENT Advances in Children (SENTAC), United States of America
  • Member, Inter-American Association of Pediatric Otolaryngology, United States of America
  • Member, Philippine Association of Pediatric Otolaryngology

Ralph Mösges, MD, PhD, FAAAAI

  • Chairman, Institute of Medical Statistics, Informatics & Epidemiology, University Hospital of the Medical Faculty, University of Cologne, Germany. 
  • Chairman, International Standardization Committee on the Objective Assessment of the Nasal Airway (ISCOANA), a task force of the European Rhinologic Society (ERS)
  • Chairman, ENT-Section of European Academy of Allergy
  • Vice-President, International Association of Asthmology (INTERASMA), a global asthma association
  • Member, Guidelines Committee of the German Academy of Otorhinolaryngology for the development of guidelines in rhinosinusitis and sudden deafness
  • Editorial Board.  Journal of ‘RHINOLOGY’ & several other journals
  • Publications:
    • Author and editor of ten books
    • Published more than 200 articles in major journals

Justin Elfred Lan B. Paber, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology_Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Chair, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Zamboanga City Medical Center
  • Medical Specialist, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Zamboanga City Medical Center

Maria Lavinia B. Peñaverde

  • Founder and President, Opus Ad Lucem, Inc. (OAL)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA English program) degree holder, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo Japan
  • First recipient of Young Leaders’ Program scholarship grant, Japan Ministry of Education
  • First Filipino Junior Chamber International (or Jaycee) member to win a back-to-back grandslam award as Outstanding Member and Outstanding Local Chapter President in the area, national convention, Asia Pacific Conference and World Congress

Camilo C. Roa, Jr., MD

  • Specialty: Internal Medicine, Philippine General Hospital
  • Fellowship: Pulmonary Diseases, UPCM-PGH
  • Full Professor (Prof. 12), Dept. of Physiology, UP College of Medicine
  • Consultant in Internal Medicine (Pulmonary):
    • UP-Philippine General Hospital
    • Manila Doctors Hospital
    • Medical Center Manila
    • San Juan de Dios Educational Foundation, Inc.
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, UP – College of Medicine
  • Assistant Medical Director (Research and Training), San Juan de Dios Educational Foundation, Inc (Hospital) (2003 – present)
  • Program Director, Asthma Comprehensive Care Unit, UP – PGH ( 1994 – present )
  • Vice-President, Philippine Tuberculosis Society, Inc. (1999 – present)
  • Founding Member, COPD Foundation of the Philippines (2001)
  • Board Member, RIT/Japan Anti-Tuberculosis Association Phil, Inc. (2007-present)
  • Global Governor, International Board of Governors, American College of Chest Physicians, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010 – present)
  • Awards:
    • Most Distinguished Physician, Philippine College of Physicians
    • Most Outstanding Fellow, Philippine College of Chest Physicians
    • Dr. Jose P. Rizal Memorial Award, Philippine Medical Association

Francis V. Roasa, MD

  • Graduated in UST College of Medicine  (Doctor of Medicine)
  • Diplomate and Fellow, Philippine Board of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery
  • Fellow, Philippine College of Surgeons
  • Finished Fellowship Training in Maxillofacial Surgery in Clinic for Maxillofacial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Basel Switzerland
  • Past-Chair, Section of Craniomaxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Sto. Tomas Hospital
  • Associate  Professor III , Department of Otolaryngology Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Santo Tomas

Atty. Antonio Alejandro D. Rebosa, MD

  • Post-graduate: Faculty of Civil Law; BS Criminology
  • Chair, Dept. of Legal Medicine, St. Luke’s College of Medicine – WHQM
  • Medico-legal Consultant: UST Hospital, Chinese General Hospital and Medical Center, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Capitol Medical Center, DLSU Medical Center, Metropolitan Medical Center, Fatima University Medical Center, Mary Chiles General Hospital, MCU Hospital, San Juan de Dios Hospital, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center, Cardinal Santos Medical Center, Manila Doctors Hospital, Perpetual Help-Binan Medical Center, Perpetual Help University –Las Pinas Medical Center, UERMMC
  • Assistant Professor & Lecturer: UST Faculty of Medicine & Surgery, DLSU College of Medicine, Fatima University College of Medicine, St. Luke’s College of Medicine, UP College of Public Health, MCU College of Medicine, UERMMC College of Medicine, FEU Institute of Law
  • Senior Partner, Law Firm of Castro Rebosa Rebosa

Edsel Maurice T. Salvana, MD

  • Specialty: Internal Medicine
  • Sub-Specialty: Infectious Diseases
  • Director, National Institute of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila
  • Associate Professor for Research 7, National Institute of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila
  • Senior TED Fellow, TED (Technology, Entertainments & Design), New York, USA

Adrian Shephard BSc (Hons) CBiol FSB

  • First Class Honour Degree in Biological Sciences from University of Plymouth
  • Post-graduate studies in Respiratory Virology at the University of Sheffield
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology and Chartered Biologist
  • Global Director of Medical Marketing, RB, Slough (UK)

Wilfredo F. Batol, MD

  • UST Medicine
  • Residency, ORL-HNS, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center
  • Diplomate,  Phil. Board Of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • Fellow,  Philippine Society Of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery
  • Fellow,  Philippine College Of Surgeons
  • President, Bataan Medical Society, 2004-2006
  • Past President, Philippine Society of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery.   2013
  • President, Philippine Society Of Audiology.  2016
  • President,  ASEAN Otorhinolaryngology -Head & Neck  Surgery Federation (2013-2015)         
  • Secretary General, ASEAN ORL HNS. 2017-2019

At The Philippine Medical Association

  • Board Of Governor, 2007-2008, 2013-2014, 2018-2019
  • Chairman, PMA General Assembly , 2019-2020
  • Member, PMA Committee of By Laws & Amendment
  • Re Elected as Chairman, PMA General Assembly, 2020-2021

Speakers - Symposium

Konrad P. Aguila, MD

  • Specialty: ENT-HNS
  • Sub-Specialty: Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery
  • Vice-Chairman, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center
  • Vice-President, Philippine Society for Cosmetic Surgery
  • Chairman, Philippine Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (PAFPRS)

Maria Natividad A. Almazan, MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology
  • Sub-Specialty: Otology
  • Medical Specialist 3, East Avenue Medical Center
  • Head, Research and Development Office, Manila Central University Hospital
  • Secretary, Philippine Board of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Past President, Philippine Society of Otolaryngology-HNS

Irlan C. Altura, MD

  • Specialty: ENT-HNS
  • Sub-Specialty: Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Consultant, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center

Helena Michelle N. Casipit, MD

  • Specialty: ENT-HNS
  • Sub-Specialty: Pediatric ENT
  • Consultant, Biñan Doctors Hospital; Unihealth Southwoods Hospital & Medical Center

Jimmy V. Chang, MD

  • Specialty: ENT-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Sleep Medicine and Surgery
  • Center Head, St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Vice Chair, Dept. of ENT, The Medical City South Luzon, Sta. Rosa Laguna
  • Chair, Philippine Academy Of Sleep Surgery (PASS)

Ryan U. Chua, MD

  • Specialty: ENT-HNS
  • Sub-Specialty: Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery
  • Residency Coordinator, University of Santo Tomas Hospital
  • Rhinology Section Head, Dept. Of ENT-HNS, University of Santo Tomas Hospital
  • Member, Philippine Academy of Rhinology

Joselito F. David, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
  • Ceo, Head And Neck Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Program Foundation, Inc.
  • Co-Director, Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Program; Craniomaxillofacial Trauma Surgery Fellowship Program
  • Head, Section of Head and Neck Reconstructive Microsurgery, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Santo Tomas University Hospital
  • Consultant, Section of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma Surgery, Dept. of ORL-HNS, East Avenue Medical Center

Virgilio R. De Gracia, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Chairman, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Manila Doctors Hospital
  • Director, Philippine Board of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Associate Professor, Dept. of ORL-HNS, UERMMMCI

Isaac Cesar S. De Guzman, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Consultant, Dept. of ORL-HNS, De La Salle University Medical Center

Enrico Micael G. Donato, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
  • Assistant Professor, Manila Central University, College Of Medicine
  • Head Of Section Maxillofacial Reconstructive Surgery, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Manila Central University
  • Head, ENT Center, Capitol Medical Center
  • Director, Otorhinologic Maxillofacial Center, East Avenue Medical Center
  • Head of Section of Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery, Dept. of ORL-HNS, East Avenue Medical Center
  • Chairman, Philippine Academy Of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery (Pacmfs)
  • Active Consultant, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Manila Central University; Veterans Memorial Medical Center
  • Past Chairman, AOCMF Philippines

Anne Marie V. Espiritu, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: ORL Allergy & Clinical Immunology, Rhinology
  • Consultant & Officer, Manila Doctors Hospital
  • Consultant And Chairman, The Medical City South Luzon
  • Chair, Philippine Academy of ORL Allergy and Clinical Immunology (PAORLACI)

January E. Gelera, MD

  • Specialty: ORL-HNS
  • Sub-Specialty: Rhinology
  • Active Consultant, Training Officer & Section Chief Rhinology, Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center
  • Active Consultant, World Citi Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, University Of Santo Tomas Hospital; AFP Medical Center
  • International Travel Scholarship Recipient, North American Skull Base Surgery (2019)

Elliott Kozin, MD (USA)

  • Otologist/Neurotologist
  • Consultant, Department of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School & Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Clinical And Research Interests: Traumatic Brain Injury, Auditory Neuroprosthetics, and Endoscopic Ear Surgery

Jose Florencio F. Lapeña, Jr., MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; 

    Medical Education and Mentoring

  • Sub-Specialty: Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, Cleft and Craniofacial Plastic Surgery, Medical Writing, Editing, and Peer Review
  • Full Professor 12 and Attending Otolaryngologist, University of The Philippines Manila-Philippine General Hospital
  • UP Scientist III, University of The Philippines System
  • Editor-In-Chief, Philippine Journal Of Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • National Journal Selection Committee Chair, Philippine Council For Health Research And Development, Department Of Science and Technology
  • International Corresponding Editor, Singapore Medical Journal
  • Charter President, Philippine Association Of Medical Journal Editors, Inc. (PAMJE)
  • Star Reviewer Emeritus (Star Reviewer 2015-2019), American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation

Jehan Grace B. Maglaya, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
  • Assistant Professor, UERMMMCI
  • Visiting Consultant, East Avenue Medical Center
  • National Faculty, AOCMF 

Veronica F. Magnaye, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • CEO, ICOHNS (the 1st and Only ENT-HNS Ambulatory Diagnostic and Surgical Center in Mindanao in Davao City)
  • Assistant Medical Director, San Pedro Hospital, Davao City
  • Visiting Consultant, Davao Doctors Hospital, Brokenshire Integrated Health Ministries, Inc., and Metro Davao Medical and Research Center

Rey G. Malahito, MD

  • Specialty: ORL-HNS 
  • Sub-Specialty: Head and Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Medical Specialist III (Part-Time), Quirino Memorial Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center
  • Active Staff, Marikina Valley Medical Center, Commonwealth Hospital & Medical Center, Marikina Doctors’ Hospital & Medical Center
  • Vice-Chair, Academy for Head And Neck Oncology of The Philippines (AHNOP) 

Janice M. Mangahas, MD

  • Specialty: ORL-HNS 
  • Sub-Specialty: Laryngology
  • Assistant Chair, Dept. of ORL-HNS, Jose B. Lingad Memorial Regional Hospital
  • Consultant, Mother Teresa of Calcutta Medical Center; Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel Medical Center; Sacred Heart Medical Center; Bataan Peninsula Medical Center; Angeles Medical Center; Clinica Henson

Dennis Cristobal S. Mangoba, MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Active Consultant, The Medical City Clark; Graman Medical Hospital; Pampanga Premier Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, The Medical City Ortigas; Manila Doctors Hospital; Capitol Medical Center
  • Vice-President, Central Luzon Chapter

Michael V. Medina, MD

  • Associate Staff, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery, University of Florida
  • Member, American Academy of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Member, Florida Society of Otolaryngology-HNS

Charles M. Mendez, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Resident Physician, Dept. of Orl-HNS, Makati Medical Center
  • President, Philippine Residents of Otolaryngology-HNS

Norman N. Mendoza, MD

  • Specialty: ENT-HNS 
  • Sub-Specialty: Rhinology
  • Consultant, Dept. of ENT-HNS, The Medical City
  • Past Vice-Chair, Philippine Academy of Rhinology
  • Past Board of Trustee, Philippine Society of Otolaryngology-HNS

Francis Jay F. Nacino

  • Specialty: Wealth Management
  • First Vice-President, BDO Private Bank
  • Top Relationship Manager, 3Rd Place (2017), Banco De Oro

Cox Tan Ngo

  • President and CEO of Clinical Sleep Solutions, Inc. in Canada and Quality Sleep Enterprise Inc. in The Philippines
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist, Northeastern University
  • CEO of AR Medical Technologies (Local Start-Up Company Dedicated To The Research and Development of New Medical Technologies in the Field of Sleep Medicine)

Carlo Paolo M. Pagalilauan, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Laryngology and Voice Surgery
  • Medical Specialist II, Baguio General Hospital & Medical Center
  • Member, Philippine Academy of Laryngobronchoesophagology & Phoniatrics (PALP)

Lesley Anne Perez

  • Executive Financial Advisor, AXA Philippines
  • Business and Recruitment Consultant for Various Companies in the Marketing and BPO Industries
  • Consistent Member, Million Dollar Round Table (Mdrt.Org)

Paula Luz C. Santos, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Medical Specialist II, Southern Philippines Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, Midsayap Diagnostic Center & Hospital, Inc.
  • Part-Time Teacher, Davao Medical School Foundation, Inc. & Brokenshire 

Dewet Swanepoel, MD (South Africa)

  • Executive Financial Advisor, AXA Philippines
  • Business and Recruitment Consultant for Various Companies in the Marketing and BPO Industries
  • Consistent Member, Million Dollar Round Table (Mdrt.Org)

Jae-Jin Song, MD (Korea)

  • Professor, Department of ORL-HNS, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Korea
  • Member, Association for Research in Otolaryngology
  • Member, Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery
  • Member, Korean Medical Association

Tripat Deep Singh, MD (India)

  • Specialty: Sleep Medicine
  • International Sleep Specialist (World Sleep Federation Program) and Sleep Technology As Registered Polysomnography Technologist (RPSGT) & Registered Sleep Technologist (RST)
  • Clinical Manager, Sleep Healthcare ASEAN Philips Electronics Singapore
  • Faculty, National Sleep Medicine Course and National Sleep Technology Course in India
  • Associate Editor, American Academy Of Sleep Technology (AAST) Book
  • Editorial Board, “Sleep and Vigilance” Journal and Journal Of Neurotology-Indonesian Neurology Society

Cesar V. Villafuerte, Jr., MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Associate Professor, Head Section Of Craniomaxillofacial Plastic And Restorative Surgery, Dept. Of Orl-HNS, Upcm-Philippine General Hospital
  • Professor, Feu-Nrmf, Dept. Of Orl-HNS, Head Of Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Active Consultant, Dept. Of Orl-HNS, Manila Doctors Hospital; The Medical City
  • Past President, Philippine Society Of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Past President, Philippine Board Of Otolaryngology-HNS