Regional Health Research Systems (RHRS)

The regions are at the helm of the PNHRS. The PNHRS framework is mirrored in all the regions of the country, forming a network of regional health research system. The consortium set-up varies depending on the culture and resources of the region.

Each consortium involves of various institutions ranging from academe, hospital, and private and governmental organizations. It establishes linkages between the researchers and institutions as well as promotes health research activities attuned to local health needs.

Region Consortium Name Year Established Lead Institution
 NCR  Metro Manila Health Research and Development Consortium (MMHRDC)  1984  University of the Philippines Manila
National Institutes of Health
(UP Manila-NIH)
 CAR Cordillera Regional Health Research and Development Consortium (CRHRDC)  2008  University of the Philippines Baguio -  Cordillera Administrative Region
 1 Region I Health Research and Development Consortium (R1HRDC)  1989  Mariano Marcos Memorial Hospital and Medical Center (MMMHMC) - Region 1
 2 Cagayan Valley Health Research and Development Consortium (CVHRDC)  2006  Center for Health Development (CHD) - Region 2
 3  Central Luzon Health Research and Development Consortium (CLHRDC)  2008  Department of Science & Technology (DOST) - Region 3
 4-A Health Research and Development Consortium Region IV-A (HRDCR IV-A)  2008  De La Salle-Health Sciences Institute (DLS-HSI)
 4-B  MIMAROPA Health Research and Development Consortium (MHRDC)  2010  Palawan State University
 5  Bicol Consortium for Health Research and Development (BCHRD)  2007  Bicol University (BICOL-U)
 6 Regional Health Research and Development Consortium in Western Visayas (RHRDC-6)  1986  Western Visayas State University (WVSU)
 7 Regional Health Research and Development Foundation-7 (RHRDF-7)  1987  Cebu Doctors University (CDU) - (rotating chairmanship)
 8  Eastern Visayas Health Research and Development Consortium (EVHRDC)  1982  Center for Health Development (CHD) -  Eastern Visayas
 9  Zamboanga Consortium for Health Research Development (ZCHRD)  2007  Ateneo de Zamboanga University (ADZU)
 10  Northern Mindanao Consortium for Health Research and Development (NorMinCoHRD)  2008  Center for Health Development (CHD) - Region 10
 11 Region XI Health Research and Development Consortium (RHRDC-11)  1985  Regional Council for Research and Development (RECORD) Foundation, Inc.
 12  Health Research and Development Consortium-12 (HRDC-12)  2007  Department of Science & Technology (DOST) - Region 12
 CARAGA  CARAGA Health Research and Development Consortium (CHRDC)  2008  Center for Health Development (CHD) - CARAGA
 ARMM  ARMM Health Research Consortium (AHRC)  2007  Department of Science and Technology (DOST) - Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao