Dr. Romeo S. Gundran, the dean of the College of Veterinary Science and Medicine was chosen by the Professional Regulation Commission as the recipient of the 2013 Outstanding Professional of the Year Award in the field of Veterinary Medicine.
The Outstanding Professional of the Year Award is the “highest award bestowed by the Commission upon a professional as recommended by his/her peers for having amply demonstrated professional competence of the highest degree and conducted meaningfully in professional activities through the professional organization, contributed significantly to the advancement of the profession, and contributed significantly to the effective discharge of the profession’s social responsibility through meaningful contribution or participation in socio-related activities,” according to the PRC.
The awarding ceremonies were held during the PRC Awards Night on June 20, 2013 at the Fiesta Pavilion, Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park, Manila. His Excellency President of the Republic of the Philippines Benigno C. Aquino III served as the Guest of Honor and Keynote Speaker during the Awards Night. - FVManaois II