Education and Training
Postgraduate courses, training seminars and symposia are regularly conducted at the Philippine Heart Center for physicians, nurses and paramedical personnel. Adult and Pediatric Cardiology, Cardiovascular Surgery, Anesthesiology, Radiology, Pathology, Pulmonary and Nuclear Medicine are among the mainstream courses offered. The Center's Office of Education and Research also gives courses in Cardiac Rehabilitation, Non-Invasive Diagnostic Cardiology, Cardio-Pulmonary Critical Care and Research Methods.
The Center extends its training program to the nursing and paramedical professions by offering post-graduate studies in Critical Care Nursing, Hospital Infection Control, Cardiovascular Nursing and support systems like Linen Management and Central Supply Services.
Members of its medical, nursing and house staff regularly receive exposure and training overseas through exchange programs and scholarships to upgrade them on the latest in global trends and practices.
In pursuit of its primary mission, the Philippine Heart Center takes in physicians from government and non-government institutions for education and training in various aspects of cardiology and healthcare. Foreign medical personnel are likewise welcome to participate in the Center's learning programs.