April 4, 2016
Manila North Harbour Port, Inc. in partnership with AIDS Society of the Philippines Inc. held its HIV-AIDS and STI Awareness with a theme “Prevention is better than cure- Know your AIDS” during their Health and Wellness week for the first quarter dated last April 4, 2016 in Pier 8, Hiring Hall of Manila North Harbor in Tondo, Manila wherein a total number of 50 employees participated.
In line with this, AIDS Society of the Philippines Inc. was invited to conduct lecture awareness to their employees.
Here are the highlights of the successful concluded event:
Dr. Danilo Sedutan – Company Physician, welcomed the participants, introduced the guest speaker and gave a background on HIV-AIDS.
Ms. Maria Cecilia Anonuevo – Advocacy Officer, AIDS Society of the Philippines as Guest Speaker who discussed the History of HIV, global and local statistics, difference between HIV and AIDS, three modes of transmission, four body fluids, 5 ways of prevention, myths and misconception, RA8504 and STI.
IEC materials, condoms and lubricants were given to Manila North Harbour Port, Inc. employees.
Dr. Sedutan awarded Certificate of Appreciation to AIDS Society of the Philippines, Inc. delegates.