About Us

The Philippine Foundation for Vaccination Inc. is a non-stock, non-profit organization to protect and advocate for the promotion of vaccination as essential to disease prevention, especially among infants and children.

PFV Officers 2019 - Present

Shelley Ann F. de la Vega, MD

President

Ma. Liza Antoinette M. Gonzales, MD

Secretary

Anna Lisa T. Ong-Lim, MD

Treasurer

Josefina C. Carlos, MD

Auditor

Lulu C. Bravo, MD

Executive Director

Chairs of Standing Committees 2019 - Present

Ma. Liza Antoinette M. Gonzales, MD

Committee on Membership and Secretariat

Anna Lisa T. Ong-Lim, MD

Committee on Finance and Budget

Sarah R. Makalinaw, MD

Committee on PFV Website

Josefina C. Carlos, MD

Committee on Education and Training

Ms. Ericka L. De Jesus

Committee on Advocacy and Networking

Shelley Ann F. de la Vega, MD

Committee on Research and Policy

Alicia Berbano Tamesis, MD

Committee on Ethics

Maria Ines Bettina L. Santos, MD

Committee on PFV Website

Board of Trustees 2019-Present

Lulu C. Bravo, MD (Executive Director)

Josefina C. Carlos, MD

Remedios F. Coronel, MD

Ms. Erick I. de Jesus

Ma Liza Antoinette M. Gonzales, MD

Anna Lisa T. Ong-Lim, MD

Alicia B. Tamesis, MD

Enrique A. Tayag, MD

Shelley Ann F. de la Vega, MD

Incoming Board of Trustees

Cynthia A. Aguirre, MD

Rosario Z. Capeding, MD

Josefina C. Carlos, MD

Ms. Erick I. de Jesus

Fatima I. Gimenez, MD

Patricia M. Gomez, RM

Ma Liza Antoinette M. Gonzales, MD

Anna Lisa T. Ong-Lim, MD

Maria Ines Bettina L. Santos, MD

Charissa Fay B.Tabora, MD

Luningning E. Villa, MD

Past Presidents

2000-2004 Dr. Lulu C. Bravo

2004-2006 Dr. Alicia B. Tamesis

2006-2011 Dr. Enrique A. Tayag

2011-2016 Dr. May B. Montellano

2016-2019 Dr. Ma. Cecilia S. Montalban

Updated 8 April 2020

Our Audience

The PFV website serves Filipino healthcare workers and the general public by providing science-based, up-to-date information and articles related to vaccination and vaccine safety, within the context of disease prevention in the Philippines.

Sponsorship Policy

PFV is funded by PNIC (Philippine National Immunization Conference), plus sponsorships from industry and local government vaccine donations for vaccine missions. Funders and donors have no role in study design, data collection, analysis, interpretation, or writing of studies conducted by PFV.

All directors and board members are non-salaried.

Content and Editorial Policy

All website content such as literature and news articles are reviewed by the appropriate committee before being published on the website. Original content is noted where applicable.

Third Party Links

The PFV website may contain links to other websites. We do not endorse or confirm the contents of any such website and accept no liability or responsibility for the contents or the use of such website. Please read the privacy statements upon entry to a linked website, as a matter of practice.

Data Protection and Privacy Policy

1. Who are we?

The Philippine Foundation for Vaccination Inc. is a non-stock, non-profit organization to protect and advocate for the promotion of vaccination as essential to disease prevention, especially among infants and children..

2. What information we collect

The website, and subsequent sub-domains of the website uses cookies to store information about visits in order to improve your experience and to allow the PFV website to provide content that is more relevant to the visitor. The website also uses Google Analytics to record visitor data. We use this data solely for our own purposes of improving the website. The data is not shared or sold to any third parties. We do not use any data for the purpose of providing advertising or promoting third parties.

We do not use any cookies that track your use of the internet on websites other that of our own. By using this website you agree to our use of cookies.

3. How we use the information we collect

The Philippine Foundation for Vaccination does not collect, use, or share personal data (such as email addresses) of the website visitors, without the user's specific affirmative consent.

Updated 1 April 2020