Released by the Philippine Regulations Commission (PRC) on March 14, 2019 were the topnotchers and passers of the Physicians Licensure Exams (PLE). The Adventist community around the world is rejoicing in the Lord for the success of the 72 new Adventist doctors in the list of 1209 passers, especially for the seven who made it to the top ten. They are: top 1: Clinton R. Rabadon, MD 89.93 WVSU; Top 3: Daniel C. Panaglima, MD 88.75 MHAM; Top 5: Jessa Elaine B. Fronda, MD 88.33 MHAM; Top 7: Dave Ivan A. Bruel, MD 87.92 UERMMC; Top 8:Jonathan J. Macatiag IV, MD 87.58 UPCM; Top 9: Temie Paul Villarino, MD 87.42 WVSU; TOP 10: Wilma Cleo Yvonne B. Dapog, MD 87.33 CDU-CM.
Drs. Panaglima, Fronda, and Dapog are alumni of Adventist Medical Center Manila (AMCM), while Drs. Bruel and Macatiag are alumni of Adventist University of the Philippines (AUP) before proceeding to medical school. For details and the complete list of passers log on to