C & E Publishing, Inc., the leading publisher and distributor of medical, nursing, and allied health science books, displayed its extensive selection of local and foreign medical books at the Philippine Academy of Family Physicians' 54th Anniversary and Annual Convention from February 19 to 21, 2015 at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City.
The collection highlighted C & E’s publication project with PAFP titled Textbook of Family Medicine Vol. 1: Principles, Concepts, Practice and Textbook of Family Medicine Vol. 2: Enhancing the Performance of a Five-Star Family Physician. The former was released in January 2014, while the latter was launched on Feb 19, the first day of the convention.
Other books on internal medicine, medical therapeutics, and pediatrics were featured in the exhibit along with laboratory manuals, handbooks, board examination reviewers, and other medical references.
Meanwhile, C & E Product Development and Management Division Head Nieves Darroca conferred to PAFP President Dr. Alex J. Bienvenido Alip, Jr. the royalty fee worth Php 190, 932.22 from the sales of the initial volume.
With the theme “Managing Patients with Multi-Morbidities: Complexities in Family Practice,” family doctors, residents, and medical students nationwide attended the three-day event to address the new challenges and latest developments in the profession.