Davao Regional Medical Center (DRMC) recently conducted a “Gender Sensitivity Training” last September 10-13, 2019, at the Heroben Homotel, Osmeña Extension, Purok Visayas, Tagum City.

To equip the DRMC employees with the proper attitude, knowledge and skills to respond to personal gender issues and to recognize women's different perceptions and interests arising from different social positions and gender roles, the DRMC has invited Cpt. Magdalina B.Canlobo (Fs) PA, Cpt. Lhugan Cliff Acuril (Inf) PA, Maj Davy E. Siao (Ags) PA , Maj Alberto B. Dabajo (Inf) PA, Maj Ariel A.Cabatbat (Mi) PA from Gender and Development Office (GADO) of the Philippine Army 10ID Infantry (Agila) Division as Resource Speakers.

This training was spearheaded by the DRMC Gender & Development (GAD) Committee Chairperson, Dr. Bryan O. Dalid, GAD Focal Point System Technical Working Group (GFPS TWG) - Mr.Edilberto L. Bundalo and GAD Focal Person, Kathlyn Lee F. Fuerzas.

As DRMC’s commitment to the Gender and Development (GAD) promotion and implementation, this training will continuously be conducted to empower both men and women of DRMC to be champions of equality in their communities. (Yan)