Patricio P. Palmes
Field of award: Internal Medicine
Year awarded: 2001
Division: Health Sciences
In recognition of his various clinical researches made on cardiology and vascular medicine that won not only in local research paper contests but also in international meetings like the outstanding young scientist awards in the ASEAN Congress of Cardiology (1997) and World Congress of Echocardiography (2) of his research papers on new echocardiographic techniques. His investigations using harmonies imaging, search anatomic M-Mode and tissue velocity imaging provided better understanding and Insight on the physiology and pathology of the heart.
Education: D (Medicine), West Visayas State University 1989; BS (Biology) University of the Philippines 1985