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Japan says 10 med schools altered admissions, some kept out women

Dec 14, 2018 - 7:51 PM

An investigation finds out improper school admission practices at 10 Japanese medical schools, including 4 that tried to keep women out

The emblem of the Tokyo Medical University is seen on the building's entance gate in Tokyo on August 8, 2018. A Tokyo medical school on August 7 admitted entrance test scores for female applicants were routinely altered to keep women out and apologised for the discrimination after a probe. Kazuhiro NOGI / AFP

New doctor's baptism of fire: Emergency delivery at the backseat of a car

Oct 03, 2016 - 11:45 AM

Just days after getting his medical license doctor Mikko Manalastas gets a welcome into his profession like no other

DOCTOR MACGYVER. Newly-minted doctor Mikko Manalastas' years of medical school pays off in an instant after he performs an emergency delivery. Photo credits: Mikko Manalastas

FEU summa cum laude grad's inspiring story

Apr 28, 2016 - 9:04 PM

We need to be fortified by failures We should live life to the fullest You know every second is an opportunity to live to grow not just to breathe

With patients in the Children's Ward of FEU Hospital last Christmas 2015. I also performed a couple of magic tricks as I approached each child in his bed. Photo courtesy of Christopher Valentin

An undying respect for med students

Dec 07, 2015 - 1:18 PM

An indie film made by medical students shows the challenges and lighter side of health care in the Philippines

18 things they never told you about Med School

Jun 27, 2015 - 1:30 PM

If this is really what you want it will be the most fulfilling decision of your life Welcome to the science of saving lives

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