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Quintin L. Kintanar

NAST Academician

Expertise: Medicine, Environmental Toxicology, Public Health

Dr. Quintin Kintanar is recognized for his contributions in pharmacology and environmental science. He is also known for pioneering pharmacological screening of Philippine plants using multidimensional observation techniques. His work finds applications in electromagnetic field and health, environmental toxicology, public health, and cardiovascular medicine.

Association

    • NSDB Natioanal Meidical Research Committee, Member
    • MAB-ICES Course in Basic Ecology and Contemporary Environmental Issues, Training Director
    • ASEAN-COST, Consultant on S&T
    • ASEAN-COST, Vice-Chairman
    • NSTA Organizational Development Committee, Chairman
    • NSTA Staff Development Committee, Chairman
    • NSTA Executive Staff, Chairman
    • NSTA Publications Committee, Chairman
    • NSTA Task Force on S&T Provisions for the proposed new Constitutions, Chairman
    • U.P. Medics Newsette, Associate Editor

Employment

    • U.P. College of Medicine, Instructor, 1961 - 1968
    • Johns Hopkins University, Research Associate, 1969
    • U.P. College of Medicine, Asst. Professor, 1969 - 1972
    • Anesthesiolaogy Center, Western Pacific, Lecturer/Preceptor, 1970 - 1982
    • U.P. College of Medicine, Asso. Professor, 1973 - 1975
    • U.P. College of Medicine, Professor, 1976- - present
    • NSTA, Deputy Director-General, 1982
    • NIST, OIC, Office of the Deputy Director, 1982
    • NIST Biological Research Center, Science Research Specialist, 1980
    • NIST, Science Research Chief, 1974
    • NIST, Chief Scientist, 1972 - 1973
    • UP College of Medicine, Professor, 1976
    • UPCM, Associate Professor, 1973
    • UPCM, Assistant Professor, 1970 - 1971
    • UPCM, Assistant Professor II, 1969 - 1973
    • UPCM, Instructor, 1961 - 1969

Award

    • Burke Award for Excellence in Cardiovascular Medicine, Philippine Heart Association, 1961
    • First Prize, Manila Medical Society Research Contest (with R.F. Abarquez, C. Dayrit and E. Valdez), MMS, 1963
    • Republic Cultural Heritage Award for Science with R.F. Abarquez, C. Dayrit and E. Valdez), , 1963
    • First Prize, Surgical Forum Award (with other authors), , 1973
    • Second Prize, Mead Johnson Award in Surgical Research (with other scientist), , 1973
    • First prize, PMA Abbot Award (Applied Science) with other scientists), , 1974
    • Honorary Member, Philippine Society of Anesthesiologists, 1973
    • Honorary Diplomate, Philippine Society of Anestheologists, 1982
    • PAEC Award for promoting peaceful uses of the atom, Pprsident Marcos, 1974
    • Outstanding Young Men Award for Science, , 1975
    • President Manual A Roxas Memorial Medallion for Science, , 1975
    • First Prize, Scientific Productivity Award, NIST Diamond ubilee, , 11976
    • Second Prize, Best Scientific Paper - Bilogical Science, NIST Diamond Jubilee, 1976
    • First Prize, NSDB Outstanding Research, , 11979
    • Cited in Outstanding Leaders of the Philippines, , 1980
    • Cited in Men of Achievement (England), , 1980
    • Cited in: Who's Who in the World (USA), , 1980
    • UP Alumni Association Professional Award in Science, , 1981
    • Phi Kappa Mu Achievement Award in Research Administration, , 1983
    • Research Chair in Environmental Toxicology, Industrial Research Foundation, 1985
    • Scientist III, Scientific Career Service, 1985
    • Academician, National Academy of Science and Technology, 1985
    • Outstanding Academician and Scientist for Region VII, , 1985
    • Member-at-Large of USPC representing countries adopted USP as an off. compedium of pharma standards, , 1985

Research

    • Pharmacodynamics of Cyproheptadine(Periatin) on Certain Smooth Muscles I. Pharmacologic Effects on in-vitro and in-vivo Preparations [COMPLETED]
    • The use of 1-alphamethyldopa in Hypertension [COMPLETED]
    • Pharmacological Aspects of Archangelisia flava (linn,) Merr. Extract. [COMPLETED]
    • Pharmacologic Responses of the Biliary Tract [COMPLETED]
    • The Dynamic and Post-Exercise Electrocardiographic Test in Normal and Abnormal Filipino Subjects. [COMPLETED]
    • Evaluation of Some Criteria for the Dynamic and Post-Exercise Electrocardiogram in Diagnosing Coronary Insufficiency [COMPLETED]
    • The Dynamic Exercise Electrocardiograhic Test for Coronary Insufficiency [COMPLETED]
    • The Diagnosis of Coronary Insufficiency by the Combined Dynamic Post-Exercise Electrocardiographic Test [COMPLETED]
    • Survey of key sectors and key players on the impact of Philippine pharmacpeia project [Completed]

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Quezon City, Pre-Med
    • University of the Philippines, Quezon City, Doctor of Medicine, 1961
    • Johns Hopkins University, USA, PhD in Environmental Medicine, 1970

Publication

    • Kintanar, Q.L.., (2000) Pharmacopoe in Project
    • Symposium on the Philippine Pharmacopoeia Project
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (2000) QL Kintanar's Odyssey in Science
    • Kintanars of Argao Cebu
    • de Leon, G.V. Estrada, H.R. Lim, P.T. Kintanar, Q.L., (1960) Pharmacodynamics of cyproheptadine (Periactin) on certain smooth muscles.I. Pharmacologic effects on in-vitro and in-vivo preparations.
    • Acta Medica Filipina Volume 16
    • Dayrit, C. Valdez, E.V. Kintanar, Q.L., (1962) The use of 1-alphamethyldopa in hypertension.
    • Proceedings of the College of Medicine, U.P.
    • Dayrit, C. Valdez, E.V. Kintanar, Q.L., (1962) Preliminary report on the 1-alphamethyldopa (Aldomet) in hypertension.
    • Sobretiro de Memorias de IV Cogreso Mundial de Cardiologia IV-A
    • Dayrit, C. Kintanar, Q.L. Valdez, E.V., (1963) On the use of 1-Alphamethyldopa in hypertension.
    • Journal of Philippine Medical Association Volume 39
    • Estrada, H.R. de Leon, G.V. Lim, P.T. Kintanar, Q.L., (1963) Pharmacological aspects of archangelisia flava (linn.) Merr. extract.
    • Proceedings of the College of Medicine, U.P. Volume 1
    • Estrada, H.R. de Leon, G.V. Lim, P.T. Kintanar, Q.L., (1963) Some pharmacologic effects of archangelisia flava (Linn.) Merr. extract.
    • Acta Medica Filipina Volume 19
    • de Leon, G.V. Horilleno, E. Estrada, H. Li, P. Kintanar, Q.L., (1963) Pharmacologic responses of the billiary tract.
    • Proceedings of the Collegge of Medicine, U.P. Volume 2
    • Abarquez, R.F. Kintanar, Q.L. Dayrit, C. Valdez, E.V., (1983) The dynamic and post-exercise electrocardiographic tests in normal and abnormal Filipino subjects.
    • Proceedings of the College of Medicine U.P. Volume 2
    • Abarquez, R.F. Kintanar, Q.L. Dayrit, C. Valdez, E.V., (1964) Evaluation of some criteria for the dynamic and post-exercise electrocardiogram in diagnosing coronary insufficiency.
    • American Journal of Cardiology Volume 13(3)
    • Abarquez, R.F. Kintanar, Q.L. Dayrit, C. Valdez, E.V., (1964) The dynamic exercise electrocardiographic test for coronary insufficiency.
    • Journal of Philippine Pharmaceutical Association Golden Jubilee Volume 47-52
    • Abarquez, R.F. Kintanar, Q.L. Dayrit, C. Valdez, E.V., (1974) The diagnosis of coronary insufficiency by the combined dynamic post-exercise electrocardiographic test.
    • Journal of Philippine Pharmaceutical Association Volume 49
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (1969) Studies on the mechanism of the fatty liver and the hypolipidemia induced by orotic acid in the rat.
    • PhD Dissertation (Johns Hopkins University)
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (1972) Molecular mechanism of orotic acid fatty liver
    • Proceedings of the 11th Southeast Asian Regional Seminar: The uses of radioisotopes in Tropical medicine and Public Health
    • Kintanar, Q.L. Gomez, Q.J., (1975) Enflurane effects on in vitro pentobarbital metabolism.
    • Philippine Journal of Anaesthesiology
    • Kintanar, Q.L., () Chylomiera production in orotic acid- tested rats.
    • Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine Volume 11, No. 259
    • Manalo, J. Kintanar, Q.L., (1974) Gel filtration patterns of the five most common Philippine respiratory pollen allergens.
    • Proceedings of the RSP
    • Recio, P. de la Cruz, F. Velasco, R. Jacaline, A. Anzaldo, F. Kintanar, Q.L. Osorio, N., (1974) How safe and effective is coconut water as an intravenous infusion
    • Journal of Philippine Medical Association Volume 50
    • Estrada, H.R. Kintanar, Q.l. Trinidad, J.V. Ambay, B., (1974) Effects of Jatrpha curcas L. (Tubang bakod) leaves on the turtle straub-fuehner heart preparartion.
    • Acta Medica Filipina Volume 10
    • Recio, P. de la Cruz, F. Velasco, R. Jacaline, A. Anzaldo, F. Kintanar, Q.L. Osorio, N,, (1975) The intravenous use of coconut water
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 29
    • Anzaldo, F.E. Kintanar, Q.L. Recio, P. Velasco, R. de la Cruz F. Jacaline, A., (1975) Coconut water as intravenous fluid
    • Philippine Journal of Pediatrics Volume 24
    • Gomez, Q.J. de la Cruz-Odi, M.F. Egay, L. Damian, A. Jr. Kintanar, Q.L., (1976) Lorazepam pre-anesthetic agent in Filipinos.
    • Proceedings of the 6th World Congress of Anesthesiology
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (1976) Effects of some locally available drugs on drug-metabolizing activity of liver microsomes.
    • NRCP Research Bulletin Volume 31, No. (3):
    • Kintanar, Q.L. Mercado-Sison, F., (1978) Pharmacological screening of Philippine plants using multidimensional observation technic in mice.
    • Acta Medica Filipina Volume 107
    • Venzon, E.L. Kintanar, Q.L. Navarro, P.l. Billote, J. Herrera, C.L. Sison, F.M. Villanueva, B.A. Cuasay, P. Aguila, V., (1979) Pharmacological studies on the total alkaloids of E. pandacaqui, Pich - an anti cancer agent.
    • Acta Medica Filipina Volume 15
    • Kintanar, Q.L. Lleander-Chanco, G., (1980) Pharmaceutical Industry in ASEAN countries 3. Philippines
    • UNAPDI-NIST, Manila (Book)
    • Garcia, L.L. Kintanar, Q.L. Fojas, F.R. Sison, F.M. Chua, N.G. Villanueva, B.A., (1980) Pharmacological studies on the leaves of Andrographis paniculata Nees. plant grown in the Philippines.
    • Acta Medica Filipina Volume 16
    • Kintanar, Q.L. et al., (1981) Environmental Impact Statement of the Southern Negros Geothermal Project
    • Commissioned by PNOC (Book)
    • Fojas, F.R. Garcia L.L. Sison, F.M. Barrientos,C. Venzon, E.L. Kintanar, Q.L., (1982) Handbook on the signs of toxicity and lethal dose (LD 50) of some Philippine medicinal plants.
    • Handbook
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (1970) For a rational approach to the DDT pollution problems.
    • Acta medica Philippina
    • Recio, F.M. De la Cruz, F. Velasco, R.V. Anzaldo, F.E. Kintanar, Q.L., (1974) Intravenous use of coconut water .
    • Philippine Journal of Surgical Specialties Volume 28(3)
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (1974) Health manpower requirements for national development.
    • SAR Science Forum on National Development , Its Scientific and Technological Manpower Component.
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (1970) Uses of radioisotopes in experimental pharmacology.
    • Nucleus Volume 8(3)
    • Kintanar, Q.L., (1970) Human and public health aspects of the DDT pollution problem.
    • Proceedings, PHILAAS

Trainings

    • Radioisotopes Technics, 1963, P.A.E.C.
    • Profesion of Management, 1973, Louie Allen Management Consultant
    • Seminar on the Economic and Policy Choices for Pharmaceuticals in Developing Countries, July 2,1990 - July 13,1990, Copenhagen, Denmark
    • Radiological Health, 1962, P.A.E.C.