Scientist Profile

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Eufronio O. Carrasco

Expertise: Nutrition

Association

    • Philippine Association of Nutrition, former President and Vice-President
    • Philippine Public Health Association, Former Chairman, Steering Committee, Section on Nutrition
    • Health Education Association of the Philippines, Member, Board of Directors
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Member
    • Manila Medical Society, Member

Employment

    • Bureau of Health, Tarlac, President, Sanitary Division, 1945 - 1946
    • Bataan Enriched Rice Project, Bataan PRovince, Medical Officer, 1945 - 1951
    • Institute of Nutrition, Biometrist, 1951 - 1952
    • Philippine Rice Enrichment Program, Manager, 1951 - 1956
    • Food Commission, Acting Executive Secretary, 1955
    • Institute of Nutrition, Chief, Miscellaneous Division, 1956 - 1957
    • Institute of Nutrition, Officer-in-Charge, 1957
    • Institute of Hygiene, University of the Philippines, Professor and Head, Dept. of Physiological Hygiene and Nutrition, 1958
    • Nutrition Foundation of the Philippines, Executive Director, 1960

Award

    • Certificate of Appreciation, Philippine Achievement Week, , 1951 Jl 16
    • Certificate of Honor, Philippine Association of Nutrition, 1957 Mr 8
    • Special Science Award, National Science and Technology Week, National Science Development Board, 1961 N 26
    • Annual Merit Award , Manila Speech Clinic, 1961 D 15

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Manila, M. D., 1943
    • Columbia University, USA, M. P. H., 1950
    • Columbia University, USA, D. P. H., 1956

Publication

    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1948 N ) Studies on beriberi in an endemic sub-tropical area
    • Journal of Nutrition Volume 36, No. 5
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1949 N ) The influence of artificially enriched rice in beriberi mortality in Bataan province
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 25, No. 11
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1950 S) Nutrition survey and tests in Bataan, Philippines
    • Journal of Nutrition Volume 42, No. 1
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1950 D ) Artificial enrichment of white rice, as a solution to endemic beri-beri. Report of field trials in Bataan, Philippines
    • Journal of Nutrition Volume 42, No. 4
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1951 Ja ) The Philippine Rice enrichment program
    • Philippine Journal of Home Economics Volume 3, No. 1
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1951 D ) Clinical dietary and biochemical re-survey of Bataan
    • Nutrition News Volume 4, No. 5
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1952 Je ) Families cooperating for better nutrition
    • Philippine Journal of Home Economics Volume 4, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1952 Je ) The public health implication of rice enrichment
    • Nutrition News Volume 5, No. 1-2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., ( 1952 O-D ) Nutrition highlights: rice
    • Nutrition News Volume 5, No. 4
    • (1953) Bitamin B1 three times a day
    • Department of Health Yearbook
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1953 Ap-Je) Comments
    • Nutrition News Volume 6, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1953 Jl-S) Family living expense survey
    • Nutrition News Volume 6, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., ( 1953 ) The need for rice nutrition
    • MD Journal Volume 2, No. 8
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., () Nutrition and community effort
    • Bayambang UNESCO Workshop on Health
    • Carrasco, E,O., ( 1954 Ap - Je) Rice - its nutrition problem
    • Nutrition News Volume 7, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1954 Jl-S) Beriberi mortality in the Philippines
    • Nutrition News Volume 7, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1954 Jl-S) Nutrition in emergency
    • Nutrition News Volume 7, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1955 Ja - Mr ) The Magsaysay mix - an evaluation
    • Nutrition News Volume 8, No. 1
    • (1956) Some aspects and prospects of public health in the Philippines
    • Columbia University (Ph. D. thesis)
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1956 O ) The 2% milling tax and the rice enrichment law
    • Commerce Volume 53, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1957 O-D ) Food enrichment
    • Philippine Journal of Home Economics Volume 9, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1960 F ) Nutrition work in private medical practice
    • Journal of the Philippine Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Volume 9, No. 5
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1960 Jl - S) Comparative nutritional efficiency of evaporated filled milk and evapoarated whole milk in albino rats
    • Nutritio News Volume 13, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1960 Jl-S ) Nutritioal ignorance in a modern dress
    • Nutrion News Volume 13, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1961 Ja - Mr ) Filled milk: beyond the edge of truth
    • Nutrition News Volume 14, No. 1
    • Carrasco, E,O., (1961 Ap - Je) A few moments with Dr. Lloyd Florio
    • Philippine Journal of Public Health Volume 6, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1961 Jl - S ) Levels of plasma vitamin B12 among Filipinos
    • Nutrition News Volume 14, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1961 Jl - S ) Nutrition in public health
    • Nutrition News Volume 14, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., ( 1961 O-D) Patches on the nutrition lattice-work
    • Nutrition News Volume 14, No. 4
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1962 Ja - Mr ) Comparison of liver vitamin B12 levels of stillborn and infants born alive
    • Nutrition News Volume 15, No. 1
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1962 Ja - Mr ) Keeping up with nutrition science
    • Nutrition News Volume 15, No. 1
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1962 Ap - Je ) The effects of vegetable oils, vitamin B12 and hormones on growth, blood and liver composition of thiouracil-fed rats
    • Nutrition News Volume 15, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1962 My ) Renal lesions observed in rats fed cow's milk with and without vitamin D
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Associatio Volume 38, No. 5
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1963) Nutrition-centered community development pattern
    • Nutrition News Volume 16, No. 1
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1963 Mr- Ap) Nutrition: the problem in the Philippines
    • Druggist Volume 5, No. 3
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., ( 1963 Mr - Ap) Nutrition: the problem in the Philippines
    • Philippine Journal of Nursing Volume 32, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., (1963 Ap - Je) The many faces of hunger
    • Philippine Journal of Nutrition Volume 16, No. 2
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1963 My ) Induction of hypercholesteremia and atherosclerosis in chickens
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume 39, No. 5
    • Carrasco, E,O., et. al., (1963 Je) The medical practitioner and community nutrition
    • Journal of the Philippine Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Volume 12, No. 6

Trainings

    • Charter diplomate, Phil. Board of Preventive Medicine and Public Health