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Rappler Talk: Data and facts – what the PH can do to deal with coronavirus

Mar 27, 2020 - 4:41 PM

Maria Ressa talks to former health secretary Manuel Dayrit and complex systems scientist Erika Legara about the data that we should be monitoring amid the coronavirus pandemic

Rappler Talk: Ex-DOH chief Manuel Dayrit on containing outbreaks

Mar 17, 2020 - 5:00 PM

Bookmark this page: Reporter Mara Cepeda interviews Dr Dayrit, who was health chief during the SARS outbreak, on Tuesday, March 17, at 5 pm

What we learned from SARS, according to ex-DOH chief Manuel Dayrit

Jan 24, 2020 - 5:37 PM

Rappler speaks to former health secretary Manuel Dayrit, who was known as the SARS czar when the disease hit China, Hong Kong, and other parts of the world in 2003

SURVEILLANCE. The Bureau of Quarantine monitors the thermal scanner of passengers arriving from international flights at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City on January 23, 2020 amid the reports of new strain of Coronavirus from China and spreading to other countries. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

'Panic' over Dengvaxia harms other vital vaccination programs, health experts say

Jan 31, 2018 - 9:28 AM

58 doctors & experts, in a statement, slam the 'unsubstantiated' claims being made against Dengvaxia and DOH officials that is causing parents to slowly lose faith in other government health programs

CONTROVERSIAL PROGRAM. In this file photo, a student from Parang Elementary School gets a shot of Dengvaxia in 2016. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Eric Tayag gets new DOH post

Apr 18, 2015 - 11:08 AM

Health Secretary Janette Garin says Director Eric Tayag prefers being in regional offices – perfect for his new role leading the department s Bureau of Local Health Development

NEW POST. Director Enrique Tayag will now lead the health department's Bureau of Local Health Development after years of serving as director of the National Epidemiology Center. File photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Anti-pork groups file 6th petition vs DAP

Oct 17, 2013 - 12:59 PM

Members of the AbolishPork movement ask SC to stop the implementation of DAP

Facade of the Supreme Court of the Philippines