Dear Doctors,

The Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (PSMID) cordially invites you and the healthcare professionals of Philippine Medical Association to participate in the upcoming virtual 43rd Annual Convention on R&R (Recover and Rebuild): Strengthening Health Systems for Pandemic Response. The organizing committee prepared an agenda that is very relevant to the current health situation in the country.

These are the schedules of the preconvention workshops and the main convention:

Preconvention Workshop 1: November 6, 2021, 9am to 2pm
  • Non-Pharmacologic Interventions to Mitigate the Risk of COVID-19
Preconvention Workshop 2: November 13, 2021, 9am to 2pm
  • PSMID-PHICS: Preventing Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs) During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Preconvention Workshop 3: November 20, 2021, 9am to 2pm
  • Improving How We Do Anti-Microbial Stewardship
Convention Proper Day 1: November 24, 2021, 10am to 9pm
  • Opening Ceremonies, CPC, and Plenary on COVID-19 Topics
Convention Proper Day 2: November 25, 2021, 10am to 9pm
  • Business Meeting, Health Risks, HIV Rise in the Philippines, and Fellowship Night
Convention Proper Day 3: November 26, 2021, 10am to 9pm
  • Standards of Care Series and Panel Discussions, Closing
PSMID has waived fees for healthcare professionals who pre-register. We have limited slots, so we encourage you and the Philippine Medical Association to register early at

Thank you!

National Officer – Secretary
Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases