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October 03 2017

MakatiMed Department Manager elected Nutritionist-Dietitians’ Association Officer

Ma. Bernardita T. Javier, RND, Department Manager of the Nutrition and Dietetics Department under Clinical Support Services, was elected Treasure of the Nutritionist-Dietitians’ Association of the Philippines (NDAP).

The election was held during NDAP’s 62nd Annual Convention with the theme “Service with Passion towards a Nourished Nation”, last March 8 to 10 at the Marriott Hotel, Manila. NDAP members and colleagues representing different institution joined together to support nutrition and health advocacy.

“Accepting the nomination was a last-minute decision,” Ms. Javier said. “My winning came as a complete surprise to me. Being selected as treasurer was even more unexpected. It is a tall order. But things do happen for a reason. Being in NDAP has a purpose. I hope that I will do the profession as well as the association good.”

The elected officers took their pledge of commitment at Mariapolis Center, Tagaytay City on May 14.

Ma. Bernardita T. Javier, RND signs her pledge of commitment as treasurer of NDAP at Mariapolis Center, Tagaytay City last May 14, 2017.