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Benjamin D. Canlas

Expertise: Pathology

Association

    • Philippine Society of Pathologist, Secretary - Treasurer
    • Philippine Society of Pathologist, Governor
    • Philippine Society of Pathologist, President
    • International Academy of Pathology (Philippine Division), President
    • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Member
    • Phi Sigma (Alpha Chi Chapter), Member
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Member
    • National Advisory Council of the World Association of Gynecological Cancer Prevention, Member
    • Philippine Board of Pathology, Secretary-Treasurer

Employment

    • University of the Philippines, Instructor, Aug. 1951 - May 1953
    • Maimonides Hospital of Brooklyn, Assistant Resident, September 1952 - June 1954
    • Massachusetts General Hospital, Assistant Resident, July 1954 - June 1955
    • Massachusetts General Hospital, Resident, July 1955 - May 1956
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Assistant Professor, June 1956 - June 1957
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Associate Professor, June 1956 - June 1957
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Associate Professor, June 1957 - Nov. 1962
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Professor, Nov. 1962
    • College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Chairman, Dept. of Pathology, July 1968

Award

    • Bailon de la Rama Scholarship in Medicine, University of the Philippines, 1947-1951
    • Fellow, Philippine Medical Association in America, 1952
    • Diplomate, American Board of Pathology, 1956
    • Award of Merit, Philippine Society of Pathologists, 1956
    • Plaque of Honor, Phi Kappa Mu Fraternity, 1960
    • Faculty Exchange, Kansas Univ-University of the Philippines, 1962
    • Certificate of Merit, Pampanga Medical Society, 1965
    • Abbott Research Award (2nd prize), Abbott, 1967-1968
    • Basic Research Award (1st prize), Manila Medical Society, 1970

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines, M. D., 1951

Publication

    • Zui Laron, John D. Crawford, (1956) The action of cortisone on the teeth of rachitic rats
    • A.M.A. Archives of Pathology Volume v. 61, No. no. 2
    • Jose Cuyegkeng, (July -Sept. 1958) An analysis of malignant tumors among Filipinos seen in the UP-PGH Medical Center during the ten years period (1947-1956)
    • Philippine Journal of Cancer Volume v. 2, No. no. 3
    • Zui Laron, John D. Crawford, (April 1958) The interaction of cortisone and vit. D on bones of rachitic rats
    • A.M.A. Archives of Pathology Volume v. 65, No. no. 4
    • (April - June 1959) Classification and transitions in chronic tumors
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 15, No. no. 4
    • Pedro Lavadia, Jr., Virgilio J. Durban, (Sept. 1960) Hydatid cyst of the lung: a case report in a Filipino
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 36, No. no. 9
    • (1962) Benign lesions of aberrant trophoblasts in the lungs
    • Obstetrics and Gynecology Volume v. 20
    • Eufronio O. Carrasco, Francisco R. Jose, Benjamin Somala, Corazon Bucana, Beatrice Padilla, (May 1962) Renal lesions observed in rats fed cow's milk with and without vit. D
    • Philippine Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 38, No. no. 5
    • P. R. Aragon, L. Manuson, (Oct. - Dec. 1962) Serrationsis in a nursery
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 6
    • (Nov. - Dec. 1963) The autopsy in the study of disease (Editorial)
    • Proceedings of the College of Medicine, University of the Philippines Volume v. 2, No. no. 6
    • Francisco R. Jose, Corazon Bucana, Eufronio O. Carrasco, (May 1963) Induction of hypercholesteremia and atherosclerosis in chickens
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 39, No. no. 9
    • (July - Sept. 1965) As is our pathology (Editorial)
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 2, No. no. 1
    • (1965) A clinico-pathologic study of 43 autopsied cases of chriocarcinoma in females
    • Journal of the Manila Medical Society Volume v. 2
    • (Jan. 14-16, 1965) A clinico-pathologic study of 43 autopsied cases of chriocarcinoma in females
    • Third Asiatic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • (July - Sept. 1965) General objectives, functions, policies and organizations of the Department of Pathology
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 2, No. no. 1
    • (Oct. - Dec. 1965) Post-graduate training program in pathology
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 2, No. no. 2
    • Tomas P. Maramba, (July - Sept. 1965) Proceedings, Summer Institute, Department of Pathology
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 2, No. no. 1
    • Tomas P. Maramba, (Oct. - Dec. 1965) Proceedings, Summer Institute, Department of Pathology
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 2, No. no. 2
    • Victor O. Tantengco, Lina C. Somera, Elenita Credo, (July - Sept. 1966) Effects of nicotinic, ascorbic acid and 1-triiodothyronine on serum and liver cholesterol levels
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 3, No. no. 1
    • Urbano Dauz, Benjamin D. Cabrera, (Oct. - Dec. 1967) Human intestinal capillariasis: I. Clinical features
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4, No. no. 2
    • Benjamin D. Cabrera Jr., Urbano Dauz, (Oct. - Dec. 1967) Human intestinal capillariasis: II. Pathological features
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4
    • Benjamin D. Cabrera Jr., urbano Dauz, (Oct. - Dec. 1967) Human intestinal capillariasis: III. Parasitological features and management
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4, No. no. 2
    • L. T. Angeles, J. A. Concha, P. L. Aligaen, A. S. Sotto, (Jan. - Feb. 1970) Anti-tumor activity of Aristolochic acid isolated from Aristolochia tagala Cham.
    • Journal of the Manila Medical Society Volume v. 8
    • L. T. Angeles, P. Sevilla-Santos, (1970) Anti-tumor activity of locally isolate actinomycins
    • Tenth International Cancer Congress, Houston, Texas
    • (Feb. 24-27, 1969) The pathology of schistosomiasis
    • Fourth Regional Seminar on Parasitology and Tropical Medicine
    • Leticia T. Angeles, Jesusa A. Concha, Alicia S. Sotto, Purita L. Aligaen, (April - June 1970) Toxicity studies on Aristolochic acid isolated from Aristolochia tagala Cham.
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 6, No. no. 4

Trainings

    • Residency in Pathology, 1952 - 1954, Maimonides Hospital of Brooklyn
    • Residency in Pathology, 1954 - 1956, Massachusetts General Hospital
    • Teaching Fellow, 1955 - 1956, Harvard Medical School