PNHRS AT A GLANCE

National Unified Health Research Agenda

NUHRA serves as the country’s template for health research and development efforts specifying the areas and topics needed to be addressed in a 5-year scope.

Opportunities

Find out how you can participate in the health research-related opportunities of the four implementing agencies.

PNHRS Week

By virtue of Proclamation No. 1309, the PNHRS Week is celebrated every second week of August.

Regional Health Research Systems

The regional health research consortia in all the regions of the country mirror the PNHRS framework at the regional level

Philippine Health Research Ethics Board

PHREB is the national policy making body in health research ethics.

Monitoring Tool

To ensure that the system is more responsive and inclusive, the PNHRS Monitoring Tool was developed.

Implementing Agencies

Four institutions commit to support PNHRS to achieve its vision of creating a vibrant, dynamic and responsible health research community.

Technical Working Committees

The six TWCs were aligned with the research themes based on the country’s health needs.

PNHRS Milestones

Take a look at PNHRS accomplishments since its inception.

OUR LATEST NEWS

01 Sep 2022 04:38 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

 

Aiming to enhance the capabilities of scholars in reviewing and evaluating health research proposals, the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) in partnership with the PCHRD Scholars’ Society (PSS) conducted a four-day [ ... ]

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01 Sep 2022 04:37 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

Eight new scholars formally join the MD-PhD in Molecular Medicine program through a memorandum of agreement signing ceremony last 23 August 2022 held via Zoom. The group is the 13th batch of scholars under the program since its inception in 2010.  

The [ ... ]

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26 Aug 2022 01:37 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

The study entitled, “Kalinga Para Kay Lolo at Lola: The Need for an Accessible Primary Healthcare for the Elderly,” by Dr. Marjorie Nolasco of the Dr. Paulino J. Garcia Memorial Research and Medical Center, Nueva Ecija won first place at the 3-Minute [ ... ]

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26 Aug 2022 01:36 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

In preparation for the nationwide roll out of the Health Research and Development Information Network Platform of Unified Research Information Management Systems (HERDIN PLUS), the Department of Science and Technology- Philippine Council for Health Research [ ... ]

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22 Aug 2022 01:33 - Christine Jane Gonzalez



The Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) hosted 22 scholars from the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) CALABARZON regional campus in a Science Immersion Program (SIP) on 4-22 July 2022, which enabled the high school students [ ... ]

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18 Aug 2022 05:13 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

The Alay sa Ginhawa at Kalusugan or ALAGA KA project is this year’s champion of the Gelia Castillo Award for Research on Social Innovations in Health (GCARSIH). 

Initiated by the Health Futures Foundation, Inc., ALAGA KA aims to bring healthcare services [ ... ]

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REGIONAL NEWS

01 Sep 2022 05:11 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

The Eastern Visayas Health Research and Development Consortium (EVHRDC) in its commitment to promote and empower health research activities in Region 8, will be conducting its 2022 Regional Health Research Symposium (RHRS) on October 27-28, 2022. [ ... ]

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01 Sep 2022 05:09 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

A research by the University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) on durian rinds as natural bio preservatives secured over 900,000 pesos funding from the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD).

Durian, dubbed "the king of tropical [ ... ]

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18 Aug 2022 05:30 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

The Region 1 Health Research and Development Consortium (R1HRDC) spearheaded by the Research Utilization Committee (RUC), successfully conducted the 2022 R1HRDC Research Conference with the theme “People-Centered Health Research Towards National [ ... ]

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18 Aug 2022 05:28 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

The Eastern Visayas Health Research and Development Consortium (EVHRDC), spearheaded by the chair of the Capacity Building Committee (CBC), Dr. Virgildo E. Sabalo, conducted a two-day Data Analytics and Statistics Training last July 18-19, 2022 via Zoom [ ... ]

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18 Aug 2022 05:26 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

A research by the University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) on durian rinds as natural bio preservatives secured over 900,000 pesos funding from the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD).

Durian, dubbed "the king of tropical [ ... ]

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22 Jun 2021 07:56 - Christine Jane Gonzalez

On June 1-4, 2021, a 4-day training entitled The Basic Research Methods Training was conducted via Zoom attended and conducted by the member institutions of Eastern Visayas Health Research and Development Consortium. It aims to provide basic knowledge [ ... ]

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HEALTH RESEARCH VIDEOS

13th PNHRS Week Celebration

12th PNHRS Week Celebration

Dr Iris Thiele Isip Tan

NUHRA 2017-2022

Dr Phyllis Awor

Dr Francois Bonnici

Dr Belen Dofitas

YOUR SHARED STORIES

National Lung Month: Tuberculosis as a persistent health concern in the Philippines
20 Sep 2019 02:25

Tuberculosis claims more lives than HIV/AIDS.
 
Despite being a preventable and curable disease, tuberculosis or TB kills an average of 70 Filipinos daily according to the Department of Health.  It is considered [ ... ]

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CDO hosting national research summit
08 Aug 2019 02:23

CAGAYAN de Oro City will be hosting the 13th Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week Celebration which happens every second week of August.

The PNHRS is designed to hold parallel and plenary [ ... ]

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