The Philippine Society of General Surgeons, Inc. (PSGS) formally established in 1999 has a current membership of 1400 Fellows and continuously growing. The Society is composed of 10 chapters, through which many of the various programs are being implemented. Among its many activities include: the formulation of continuing surgical education programs to update its members of the latest surgical information; upgrading of the curriculum of General Surgery to make it relevant to the current times and at par with other programs in the Southeast Asian region; the monitoring of accredited GS Residency Training Programs nationwide and accreditation of new ones, where future GS specialists are being trained and developed ; the preparation of Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines to assist GS practitioners and other stakeholders; research of new surgical information and technology, and the conduct of various community outreach and socio-civic activities. All of these are geared towards the achievement of its vision of promoting the welfare of its members and providing compassionate and quality health care, responsive to the needs of the community.
PATIENTS’ WELFARE FIRST AND FOREMOST
SAFE SURGERY AT ALL TIMES
GENERAL SURGEONS WHO ARE ETHICAL & COMPETENT
STANDARDIZED TRAINING & QUALITY CONTINUING SURGICAL EDUCATION
this section features the current PSGS Board of Directors, Chapter presidents and Committee members . This will help fellows identify the right person to ask in terms of the various activities of the PSGS or issues they would like to clarify on.
PSGS Past Presidents
This section features the men who have led the society to where it is now . The PSGS will forever be indebted to their selfless passion as they carried out their mandate
Composed and sung byDr Ramon Inso and Dr. Marcus Brillantes, the PSGS hymn speaks of how the Filipino General surgeon is aware of the needs of his fellow men and is willing to give his time and skill to help others.
There are ten chapters under the PSGS. Each one lead by officers elected from among fellows in the region.They take part in the various activities of the PSGS.
Mission & Vision
These guide the Philippine society of General Surgeons as they embark on various activities geared towards the welfare of the Filipino patient and the Fiipino general surgeon
To know more about how to contact PSGS, Click below.