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Dr. Gilberto L. Gamez

Dr. Gilberto L. Gamez graduated with the degree of Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, from the College of Liberal Arts, and with the degree of Doctor of Medicine, cum laude, from the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Santo Tomas. After completing his residency in Medicine at the UST Hospital, he underwent specialty training in Psychiatry at the Universidad Central de Madrid and residency specialty training in Neurology at the Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York.

Highly respected in Neurology and Psychiatry, Dr. Gamez was a founding member and first president of the Philippine Neurological Association and chaired both the Philippine Specialty Board of Neurology and the Philippine Board of Psychiatry. Dr. Gamez also holds the distinction of being the only Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology in the Philippines.

Dr. Gamez has taught Neurology and Psychiatry at the Faculty Medicine and Surgery of the UST for 36 years, during which time he was Chairman of the Dept. of Neurology and Psychiatry, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and Member of the Board of Trustees of the University. When he retired from active teaching, UST honored him with the rank of Professor Emeritus, which he rightly deserved for his long, committed and dedicated service to the medical education of the University.

Reference:

  • UST Alumni Association, Inc.
    TOTAL Awards Night and Alumni Homecoming Souvenir Program
    March 13, 2000
    Hotel Intercontinental Manila, Makati City
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