Written by Ms. Anna Maria Gloria S. Ward, Executive Director
2021 was a much awaited year for the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery as it celebrates its Sesquicentennial. However, 2021 was also a year into the pandemic, where we saw daily infections in the Philippines and in many other countries at their peak and highly contagious variants of the COVID-19 virus were sweeping the nation and the world. Anargyroi: FMS Foundation, Inc. had to put on hold several of its projects as it was difficult to implement them with the lockdowns. To expect more support for our projects, the Regent Scholarship Program and the Sts. Cosmas & Damian Simulation Laboratory and Research Center during these uncertain times, was improbable. However, AFI still found itself recipient of alumni generosity. Thus, words of appreciation are in order.
You can read about these and more in our recent annual report which you can access here: