Benito L. Tanhehco

Field of award: Biomedical Engineering

Year awarded: 1982

Division: Health Sciences


In recognition of his significant contribution in the advancement of biomedical technology in the Philippines, malady through his researches on several electronic and biomedical devices leading to successful production by the Philippine Heart Center for Asia of very functionally practical and cheap cardiac pace makers.

Education: PhD (Biomedical Engineering) Iowa State University 1973; Master in Management Asian Institute of Management, viagra dosage 1981; MS (Biomedical Engineering) Iowa State University 1971; MS (Electrical Engineering) University of the Philippines 1971; BS (Electrical Engineering) University of the Philippines 1967