This year's recipient of the Outstanding Educator Award of the University of the Philippines Medical Alumni Society (UPMAS) is none other than JAFES Vice Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Cecilia Jimeno, Chair of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of the Philippines College of Medicine (UPCM).

Dr. Jimeno has been awarded multiple times as Most OutstandingTeacher at the UPCM. Her excellence in teaching is matched by her first-rate skills as a clinician, researcher and leader, even early in her career. She has received numerous awards as well for her research work.*

CONGRATULATIONS DR. JIMENO!

*written by Dr. Gabriel Jasul Jr., JAFES Associate Editor