Scientist Profile

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Juan G. Portes

Expertise: Epidemiology

Association

    • American Public Health Association, Member
    • Philippine Medical Association, Member
    • Phi Sigma Society (Alpha Chapter), Member

Employment

    • Bureau of Health, Municipal Health Officer, Aug. 1955 - Sept. 1955
    • National Science Development Board, Project Leader, Nov. 1963 - Feb. 1965
    • Institute of Hygiene, University of the Philippines, Assistant Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Epidemiology

Award

    • Fellowship, ICA-NEC, 1960-1962
    • Fellow, Johs Hopkins University, School of Public Health, 1961-1962
    • PMA-Abbott Research Award (1st Prize), PMA-Abbott, 1962
    • PMA-Abbott Research Award (3rd Prize), PMA-Abbott, 1964
    • Research Fellow, SEATO, 1965-1966

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Manila, M. D., 1950
    • Johns Hopkins University, USA, M. P. H. (Epidemiology), 1961

Publication

    • Victor C. Valenzuela, (April-June 1955) A method for adjusting pre-medicine average grades
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 11, No. no. 4
    • Gerardo V. De Leon, Lucilo R. Roman, Horacio R. Estrada, Ernesto V. Valdez, (1956-1957) Comparative potency of some official gastro-intestinal antispasmodics as studied in experimental animals
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 13, No. nos. 1-4
    • R. A. Davis, F. del Carmen, R. B. Escosa, D. Quebral-Geaga, A. A. Librea, G. Roman, M. Tayback, A. Vergara-Valenzuela, Victor C. Valenzuela, (1959) A study of diarrhea-enteritis deaths in infants in Manila, Philippines
    • Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Geneve Volume v. 21, No. no. 3
    • Geminiano de Ocampo, Salvador R. Salcedo, (Dec. 1963) Mindoro blindness from corneal degeneration (a clinico-pathological, surgical and epidemiological investigation)
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 39, No. no. 12
    • (Oct.-Dec. 1964) An epidemiological survey of corneal blindness among residents of barrio Canubing, Oriental Mindoro
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 1, No. no. 2
    • Antonio V. Jacalne, (July-Sept 1965) An out-break of gastor-enteritis caused by Salmonella schottmuelleri
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 2, No. no. 1
    • (1965) National medical research program for the Philippines
    • National Science Development Board
    • Geminiano de Ocampo, (March 1966) A survey of medical research in the Philippines
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 42, No. no. 3
    • A. P. Perlas, C. T. Tamondong, H. C. Laureta, (July-Sept. 1967) The academic performance of the first year medical students
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4, No. no. 1
    • H. C. Laureta, A. P. Perlas, (July-Sept. 1967) Attrition in the College of Medicine, University of the Philippines 1960-1965
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4, No. no. 1
    • (Oct. - Dec. 1967) Comparative sensitivity of Filipino medical and paramedical students to PPD-S and PPD-B antigens
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4, No. no. 2
    • Charlemagne T. Tamondong, (July-Sept. 1967) A method of predicting first year medicine performance
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4, No. no. 2
    • Lourdes A. Manahan, (April-June 1968) Allopurinol in the treatment of gouts
    • Acta Medica Philippina Volume v. 4, No. no. 4