LIST: Healthcare personnel, gov't officials who received jabs of Sinovac's Covid-19 vaccine | Inquirer News

LIST: Healthcare personnel, gov’t officials who received jabs of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine

By: - Content Researcher/Writer / @CeBacligINQ
/ 10:43 AM March 01, 2021
Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine

First batch of nurses and medical workers at the Jose Rodriguez Memorial in Caloocan City receive Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine on Monday. Marianne Bermudez / INQUIRER

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines on Monday kicked off its Covid-19 vaccination drive using doses of the donated Chinese vaccine CoronaVac in major government hospitals in Metro Manila.

A number of healthcare and government officials and workers and government officials were vaccinated with jabs of Coronavac  at the Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH).


Medical workers and other government officials were also vaccinated at the Dr. Jose N. Rodriguez Memorial Hospital and Sanitarium (Tala Hospital) in Caloocan City and other government-run hospitals.

The following have received the first dose of the  CoronaVac Covid-19 vaccine on Monday:


Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH)

  • PGH Director Dr. Gerardo “Gap” Legaspi
  • Infectious Disease specialist Dr. Edsel Salvana
  • Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) Director Eric Domingo
  • Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benjamin “Benhur” Abalos Jr.
  • NTF Medical Adviser Ted Herbosa
  • Vaccine Czar Carlito Galvez Jr.
  • Nurse Marian Villanueva

Dr. Jose N Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center and Sanitarium (Tala)

  • Tala Hospital Medical Center Chief Dr. Alfonso Victorino Famaran Jr.
  • Testing Czar and NTF Deputy Chief Implementer Sec. Vince Dizon
  • Nursing Service chief Samuel Sumilang

Lung Center of the Philippines (LCP)

  • LCP Emergency Medicine Department head Dr. Eileen Aniceto

Philippine National Police (PNP) Multi-Purpose Center, Camp Crame

  • PNP health service director Brig. Gen. Luisito Magnaye
  • Acting PNP General Hospital (PNPGH) chief Lt. Col. Cleto Manongas
  • PNPGH Deputy Chief Lt. Col. Raymond Ona

Victoriano Luna Medical Center

  • V. Luna Medical Center chief Col. Fatima Claire Navarro
  • Lt. Col Cynthia Liao
  • Maj. Jose Lorenzo Rollo

This is a developing story. List will be updated.


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