PSM-NL Chapter holds regional convention

More than 200 teachers, professors, and students from various schools in Region I participated in the 20th Regional Convention and Scientific Meeting conducted by the Philippine Society for Microbiology Inc. – North Luzon (PSM-NL) Chapter in cooperation with MMSU-Department of Biological Sciences.


With the theme, “Pannagkikinnayyamet 2020: PSM-NL on the March Toward Sustainable World Thru Microbiology,” this year’s regional convention aims to inform the community with the latest scientific information and findings in microbiology.


The Ilokano term “Panagkikinnayyamet” signifies oneness, collaboration, inter-connection, linkages among government and non-government organizations in the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals 2030.


Held March 5-6 at the MMSU Student Center, the PSM-NL 20th Regional Convention involved paper and poster presentations, product demonstration, research competition, quiz show and career awareness.


This event was sponsored by the ESCO Philippines Inc., 3M Company, Procter and Gamble Co., Yakult Phil. Inc., ITS Science Phil., and Blue Sky Trading Co. Inc.