(Source: Mu Sigma Phi)
It's now confirmed. Dr. Rolando Enrique D. Domingo, U.P. College of Medicine, is now the new Executive Director of the University of the Philippines General Hospital (U.P. PGH).
This was confirmed today, February 26, 2010, by the Office of the Secretary of the University, a day after the U.P. Board of Regents (BOR) met on February 25, 2010 to discuss the issue of who would man the helm of U.P. PGH, the status of Student Regent Charisse Banez, and other issues.
Dr. Domingo replaces Dr. Jose Gonzales, who served as U.P. PGH Executive Director from January 4, 2010 to February 25, 2010.
According to the website of Mu Sigma Phi, a medical fraternity, based at the U.P. College of Medicine, which Dr. Domingo is a member of (http://www.musigmaphi.com/), Dr. Domingo is an accomplished ophthalmologist and a past Deparment of Health Assistant Secretary and was also Deputy Director for Administration under former PGH Director Dr. Carmelo Alfiler.
Dr. Domingo was voted into position at the UP Board of Regents (BOR) meeting held on February 25, 2010. The BOR is the highest policy-making body in the UP System.