July 18, 2024
NEW DOH-CAR DIRECTOR — Bauko, Mountain Province son, Dr. Ferdinand M. Benbenen, has assumed as new director of the Department of Health-Cordillera following his appointment by Malacañang. He took his oath of office before DOH Sec. Teodoro Herbosa then paid courtesy call to Executive Secretary Lucas Bersamin at the Malacañan recently. A member of Saint Louis University College of Medicine Class of 1994, Benbenen was the second-ranked officer of Luis Hora Memorial Regional Hospital in his hometown Bauko. He replaced Dr. Amelita Pangilinan, who was reassigned anew to DOH-Region 2. — Contributed photos