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Mindanao State University (MSU); Marawi City, Philippines; 1981-1982 (Civil Engineering) and 1983-1987 (BS Physics), academic requirements completed in 1987; Bachelor of Science in Physics; degree conferred April 5, 1990.
Saint Theresa College (STC); Tandag, Surigao del Sur, Philippines; Master of Arts in Educational Management (candidate), 1991
Mindanao State University (MSU); MSU-Marawi City (Iligan City campus) Philippines; 1991-1995; Doctor of Medicine, Conferred April 6, 1995
Toyama University; Toyama University International Student Center; Toyama City, Japan; Oct. 8, 1999-March 3, 2000; Japanese Language Intensive Course
Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University; Toyama City, Japan; April 2000-March 2001 (Bacteriology Unit of the Infectious Prophylaxis Department); Biomedical Research Training
Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University; Toyama City, Japan; April 2001-Sept 2004 (Radiological Sciences Department); Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine (Radiation Biology), conferred September 24, 2004
University Scholar, Mindanao State University, Philippines, (1991-1995)
Grantee, Japanese Government Scholarship (Monbusho); Japan; Oct. 1999-Sept. 2004
Awarded Gold prize "for excellent research work", 4th International Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging; Tokyo, Japan; Dec. 15, 2002 [The only gold prize for the year 2002]
Recipient, the 5th International Association for the Sensitization of Cancer Treatment (IASCT) International Award for Advanced Study by Young Scientist; 10th Annual Meeting on the Sensitization of Cancer Treatment; Hayama, Kanagawa, Japan on May 8-9, 2004 [This award is given to only one person in a year]
Recipient, Young Investigator's Travel Award; 9th International Congress on Hyperthermic Oncology; St. Louis, Missouri; April 20-24, 2004
Recipient, Kim's Award for Outstanding Young Investigator, 9th International Congress on Hyperthermic Oncology; St. Louis, Missouri, USA; April 20-24, 2004 [One of the three awardees for the year 2004 congress]
Recipient, Japan Society of Ultrasonics in Medicine (JSUM) Award, Seventh Congress of the Asian Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (AFSUMB 2004), Utsunomiya, Japan, May 17-21, 2004.
Biographee, the 22nd, 23rd and 24th (2005-2007) Editions of Who's Who in the World, Marquis Who'sWho, New York, USA; First (2007) Edition of Who's Who in Asia
Awarded Silver prize "for excellent research work", 8th Int'l Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging; Tokyo, Japan; Dec. 9-10, 2006. [The only Silver prize for the year 2006]
Recipient, Outstanding Service Award, Philippine Physics Society (PPS), Butuan City, Philippines, April 11, 2007.
Awarded, Outstanding Alumnus (in the field of Philosophy and Medicine), Saint Theresa College, Tandag, Surigao del Sur, April 14, 2007.
Recipient, Research Paper Award, Japanese Sonochemistry Society, Japan, Dec. 6, 2007.
Recipient, Kikuchi Award (for outsatanding research work), Journal of Medical Ultrasonics, Tokyo, Japan, May 28, 2011.
Passer, National Board for Teachers; Phil.; Nov. 27, 1988 (Registered Oct. 18, 1997)
Passer, Career Service Professional examination; Phil.; July 31, 1988
Passer, Board Examination for Physician, Phil.; Sept. 16, 1996 (Registered)
College Instructor, 1988-1991, Saint Theresa College (STC), Tandag, Surigao del Sur
Resident Physician, 1995-1996, Family and Community Medicine, Iligan City
Rural Health Physician, 1996-1999, San Miguel, Surigao del Sur
Distant Faculty (part-time), 1997-1999, College of Medicine, Mindanao State University, Iligan City, Philippines
University Professor, Nov. 2004-March 2005, MSU-College of Medicine, Pala-o, Iligan City, Philippines
Research Consultant, March 2005, Philippine Muslim Teacher's College, Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, ARMM, Philippines
COE Researcher/Post-Doctoral Fellow, April - Sept. 2005, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University (Currently under University of Toyama), Toyama City, Japan