SPUP’s College of Medical Technology participated in the 1st Medical Technology Interschool Team Building Activity held at Cagayan State University-Andrews Campus on September 26-27, 2019. The event was organized by the Philippine Association of Medical Technologists, Inc. (PAMET)-Cagayan Chapter.

With the theme “Sustaining excellence, inspiring the future,” it aimed to attain closer relationship among Medical Technology schools in Cagayan and motivating the students for excellence through several academic contests.

Among these events, SPUP students bagged several 1st place awards namely: slogan making contest by Jeriez Baloran, painting contest by Reizel Alvarez, and the Laboratory Scientists Got Talent.

Moreover, the following students placed 2nd in their respective events: Judd Rondares, Gianamarie Baligod, Hannah Argal, and Goldamaire Galacinao for Quiz Bee, Dyenadel Orata for Charcoal Painting, Kate Panti for Poster Making, and Louiselle Vargas for the Video Advertisement Contest.

Meanwhile, the school’s representative for Ambassador of PAMET-Cagayan, Francis Maribbay, garnered Best in School Uniform and Social Media Awards; whereas, Erica Martinez, representative for Ambassadress of PAMET-Cagayan, also garnered Best in School Uniform award.

On the second day of the event, the 2nd CPD Seminar & Oath-taking of Officers were conducted, giving the students opportunity to learn from the practitioners on automation, biosafety and biosecurity, and pre-analytical considerations in the laboratory.

The event was also attended by the University of Saint Louis, Cagayan State University, University of Perpetual Help System – Cauayan, Medical Colleges of Northern Luzon, and University of La Salette.