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Paulo C. Campos

National Scientist (1989)

Expertise: Health Sciences

Dr. Paulo Campos is noted for his work on nuclear medicine. As a health scientist, Dr. Campos authored/co-authored 75 scientific publications, some of which were award-winning. His researches namely: (1) Observation on Some Parameter of Insulin Action, (2) Cr-51 Tagged Red Cell Studies, and (3) The Genetic Factor in Endemic Goiter won First Prizes in Research Award. For his achievements in research, the Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science named him Outstanding Scientist (Gregorio Y. Zara Award) in 1969. Dr. Campos is credited for establishing the first and best known Radioisotope Laboratory in the country, the first Research Laboratory in the Department of Medicine, University of the Philippines and the Thyroid Clinic of the UP-PGH Medical Center.

Affiliation

Controller, UPSI property Holdings

Controller, Pearl of the Orient Seas Hotel, Resort and Recreation, Inc.

Controller, Medical Center Manila, Manila

Controller, Emilio Aguinaldo College, Manila

Association

    • National Academy of Science and Technology, Academician
    • National Academy of Science and Tehnology, President
    • Third World Academy of Sciencea, Fellow
    • Philippine Heart Association, Fellow
    • New York Academy of Sciences, Member
    • CIBBA Foundation Scientific Advisory Panel, Member
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, President
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Chairman
    • Philippine Thyroid Association, Director
    • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
    • Philippine Specialty Board of Internal Medicine, Diplomate
    • Philippine Heart Association, President
    • Philippine Medico-Pharmaceutical Society, Member
    • Manila Medical Society, Member
    • Philippine Diabetes Association, Director
    • Philippine College of Physicians, President
    • Phi Kappa Phi, Member
    • University Research Council, Member
    • Americal Nuclear Society, Fellow
    • NRCP, Regular Member
    • Philippine Committee on National Biological Programme-NRCP, Member
    • Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science, Fellow

Employment

    • Thyroid Clinic, Assistant Resident i Medicine, 1947
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Assistant in Medicine to Associate, 1946 - 1962
    • Thyroid Clinic, Physician in charge, 1954 - 1959
    • Philippine General Hospital, Physician in charge, Metabolic Unit, 1959 - 1962
    • Office of the President, Physician to the President of the Philippines, 1948 - 1952

Award

    • Gawad Bayani, De La Salle University, 2000
    • President - Emeritus, De La Salle University, 2000
    • Gawad, Gintong Kalabaw Award, Cavite National High School, 2002
    • National Scientist, NAST-DOST
    • Natatanging Bayaning Mamamayan ng Cavite, Tagaytay Convention Center, Tagaytay City, , 2003
    • Distinguished CaviteƱos issued by General Emilio AguinaldoOutstanding Achievement Award, , 2003
    • Academician, NAST-DOST
    • First Place, Medical Board Exam, , 1946 My
    • First Prize, Abbott Research Award, Philippine Medical Association, 1960
    • Fourth Prize, Abbott Research Award, Philippine Medical Association, 1961
    • First Prize, Basic Science Award, Manila Medical Society, 1959
    • Second Prize, Clinical Award, Manila Medical Society, 1958
    • Third Prize, Basic Research Award, Manila Medical Society, 1962

Research

    • A modified method of instruction utilizing audio-visual modules [Completed]

Papers Presented

    • Radioactive iodine uptake and urinary excretion studies in Filipinos, Ninth Pacific Science Congress

Education

    • University of the Philippines, College of Liberal Arts, Diliman, A.A., 1940 O 29
    • John Hopkins School of Medicine, USA, Postgraduate, 1953 O 29
    • University of the Philippines, Manila, Doctor of Science, 1990 Ap 8
    • University of the Philippines, College of Medicine, Manila, M.D., 1946 Je 4

Publication

    • Campos, P.C., et. al., ( 1951 Ap - Je ) Some unusual manifestations of amoebic abscess of the lever
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 7, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., () Dynamic changes in total fatty acids of diabetes during glucose challenge
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 46, No. (10):
    • Campos, P.C., (1971) Medical Education for the Philippines of the 70's.
    • The Filipino Family Physician Volume 9, No. (3):
    • Campos, P.C., (1972) Innovation in medical technology and its relevance to Asia
    • Asian Journal of Medicine Volume 8, No. (2):
    • Campos, P.C., (1971) A Health care System for the Philippines.
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 47, No. (8):
    • Lamonera, T.L.S., Portes, J.C., Campos, P.C., (1972) An epidemiological, clinical and laboratory survey of goiter in Bay, Laguna
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 48, No. (8):
    • Campos, P.C., () Textbook on Physical Diagnosis
    • Campos, P.C., (2000) A modified method of instruction utilizing audio-visual modules
    • NRCP publication
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1959 Jl) Subclinical vitamin B-12 deficiency
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 35, No. 7
    • Campos, P.C., (1958 Ja ) Aids in the diagnosis of thyroid disease. The use of radioisotopes
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 34, No. 1
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1958 My - Je ) Hypothyroidism in the non-allergic casomotor rhinosinopathy among Filipinos
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery, Obstetric and Gynecology Volume 13, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1958 Ap - Je ) CR-51 tagged red cell studies. I. The red cell mass in Filipinos
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 14, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C., et. al. , (1958 Ap - Je) CR-51 tagged red cell studies. II. The apparent half-survival time of erythrocytes
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 14, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1948 Mr - Ap) Blood bilirubin determination as aids in differentiating chronic gall bladder disease and peptic ulcer
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery Volume 3, No. 2
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1948 Ap - Je ) Adams-Stoke's syndrome resulting from an aneurysm of the aorta that ruptured into the interventricular septum: report of a case
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 4, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1951 Ap - Je) Some unusual manifestations of amoebic abscess of the liver
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 7, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1951 S ) Causes of pericarditis autopsied in the College of Medicine from January 1947 to May 1950
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 27, No. 9
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1951 S ) Cases of pericarditis autopsied in the College of Medicine from January 1947 to May 1950
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 27, No. 9
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., ( 1951 O ) Cysts of the pancreas: a report of two cases
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 27, No. 10
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1953 Ja - Mr ) Cysts of the pancreas: a report of two cases
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 4, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1951 O - D ) A study of 193 cases of viral hepatitis seen in the Philippine General Hospital from January 1946 to April 1951
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 8, No. 2
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1951 O - D ) Eosinophilia in the spinal fluid: a report of four cases
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 8, No. 2
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1953 Je ) A case report on agnogenic lymphoid metaplasia of the spleen
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 29, No. 6
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1954 Ap - Je ) The abdominal manifestatios of malaria
    • Bulletin of the Manila Medical Society
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1954 Ja - Mr ) The abdominal manifestations of malaria
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 10, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C., et. al. , (1956 Ja - Mr ) Antibiotic screening of urinary tract infections
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 12, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C., et. al. , (1956 Ap - Je ) Radioactive iodine uptake studies in Filipinos: I. Thenormal range of excretions of RA1 for Filipinos
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 12, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1956 Ap - Je ) Radioiodine excretion studies in Filipinos: II. Correlation studies
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 12, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1956 Ap - Je ) Some clinical consideration in the diagnosis and management of urinary tract infections
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 12, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C., et. al. , (1956 Jl - S ) Antibiotic screening of urinary tract infections
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 12, No. 1
    • Campos, P.C., (1956 Ag ) Antibiotic screening of urinary tract infections
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 32, No. 8
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1956 N ) Recession of malignant exophthalmos with deltacortone
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 32, No. 11
    • Campos, P.C., et. al. , (1956 Jl - 1957 Je ) Gouty nephropathy
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 13, No. 1-4
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1958 My ) Gouty nephropathy
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 34, No. 5
    • Campos, P.C., et. al. , (1956 Jl - 1957 Je ) Protein-bound iodine in Filipinos
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 13, No. 1-4
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., ( 1957 N ) Protein-bound iodine in Filipinos
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 33, No. 11
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1957 My ) Clinical experiences with hypo-glycemic sulfonamides
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 33, No. 5
    • Campos, P.C., (1957) Radioactive iodine uptake and uriary excretion studies in Filipinos
    • Proceedings of hte Ninth Pacific Science Association Volume 17
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1959 S ) The use of the proposed reactor to the medical profession in this country
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 35, No. 9
    • Campos, P.C. et. al. , (1959 S - O ) Anorexia, weakness, restlessness and Parkensonism associated with hypokalemia following radioactive iodine therapy
    • Philippine Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialties Volume 14, No. 5
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., (1960 Ja - Mr ) Chromatography of iodinated amino acids in the serum of hyperthyroid patients
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 16, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C., Garcia, A.M., (1960 Ja - Mr ) Scintigraphic examination of nodules of the thyroid
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 16, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C., (1960 Mr ) Thirteenth Squibb Clinical Seminar: internal medicine
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 36, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C., et. al., ( 1960 Ap - Je ) The genetic factor in endemic goiter
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume 16, No. 4
    • Campos, P.C., et. al. , (1961 D ) The genetic factor in endemic goiter
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 37, No. 12
    • Campos, P.C. et. al., (1960 My ) Office detection of diabetes mellitus
    • Journal of the Philippine Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Volume 9, No. 8
    • Campos, P.C., (1961 Mr ) The family physician
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 37, No. 3
    • Campos, P.C., (1960 D ) The family physician
    • Science Review Volume 1, No. 7
    • Campos, P.C., (1961 Ag ) Hypoglycemic accidents followig oral ante-diabetic therapy
    • Journal of hte Philippine Medical Association Volume 37, No. 8
    • Campos, P.C., (1962 Jl ) Prolongation of dying: from a physician's standpoint
    • MD Journal Volume 11, No. 7

Trainings

    • Postgraduate work, 1953 - 1958, John Hopkins School of Medicine
    • Nuclear studies, 1958, Oak Ridge Institute of Nuclear Studies
    • Observation studies, 1953, New York Hospital Medical Center, Cornell
    • Observation studies, 1953, Presbyterian Medical Center, Columbia University
    • Observation studies, 1953, Harvard School of Medicine and affiliated hospital
    • Observation studies, 1961, University of Kansas Medical Center