UPCOMING EVENTS: Written and Oral Examination for Diplomate in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism


Date: 18 January 2019 (Written Exam)
Venue: CME Auditorium, College of Medicine, UST, Espana, Manila

Date: 20 January 2019 (Oral Exam)
Venue: Neuroanatomy and Histology Laboratories, 3rd floor, Medicine Building, UST, Espana, Manila


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Posted: 2018-12-06

UPCOMING EVENTS: 3rd Cambridge-Oxford-Sunway Biomedical Symposium


Date: 26 & 27 March 2019
Venue: SunMed Convention Centre, Level 4, Tower A, Sunway Medical Centre, Sunway City, Selangor, Malaysia
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Posted: 2018-12-06

UPCOMING EVENTS: The 7th Seoul International Congress of Endocrinology and Metabolism (SICEM) 2019


Date: 18-21 April 2019
Venue: Grand Walkerhill Seoul, Korea
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Posted: 2018-12-05

UPCOMING EVENTS: 6th Scientific Meeting of the ASEAN Federation of Osteoporosis Societies (AFOS) 2019


Date: 29-31 August 2019
Venue: Century Park Hotel


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Posted: 2018-12-05

UPCOMING EVENTS: 20th AFES Congress 2019


Date: 21-23 November 2019
Venue: Philippine International Convention Center

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Posted: 2018-12-05

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Posted: 2018-06-09

NEWS: Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth Paz-Pacheco, JAFES Editor-in-Chief, UPMAS Awardee 2016 as Outstanding Researcher


Dr. Elizabeth Paz-Pacheco has demonstrated exemplary qualities of a Filipino researcher, mentor and clinician. Her original researches funded by the International Diabetes Federation/Bridges, the Philippine Council for Health R&D, and the University of the Philippines, apply to diabetes education, prevention and management. Her collaborations include research on the genetics of diabetes. She continues to be principal investigator in major international drug trials.

In both Philippine and Asian scene, she has been part of the technical working group for the National Nutrition and Health Survey, national guidelines and Asian guideline on diabetes, lipids, obesity and thyroid conditions.

She initiated and mentored researches at the Section of Endocrinology to encourage fellows and young graduates, and in national specialty organizations: Philippine Society of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism; Philippine Association for the Study of Overweight and Obesity; and Philippine Lipid and Atherosclerosis Society.

As the editor-in-chief of the Journal of ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies for the recent five years she has led the Asian editorial team in reinvigorating JAFES into an indexed per-reviewed journal.

She previously trained in advanced research institutions such as the University of Tokyo in Japan, the Joslin Diabetes Center and Brigham and Women’s, Harvard Medical School in Boston, and Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City before returning to the Philippines in 1994.

Posted: 2016-12-27

JOURNAL UPDATES: Full Migration to Public Knowledge Project


We are glad to announce our full migration to hosting under the Public Knowledge Project, the original creator of Open Journal Systems, beginning November 2016. Check out the new look of our website aligned with the journal's new brand and optimized for better article visualization.

Posted: 2016-11-20



The Journal of the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies (JAFES) requires all authors to register for an ORCID iD (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) which will be included in its publications.

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Posted: 2016-09-09