Philippine Association for the Study of Overweight & Obesity

The Mission:

  1. Pioneer in the prevention and control of obesity and its complications through education, research and advocacy, service and expansion

2018-2020 OFFICERS


President : Mia C. Fojas, MD
Vice President : Nemencio A. Nicodemus Jr, MD
Secretary : Michael D. Rosario, MD
Treasurer : Juan Maria Ibarra O. Co, MD

Board of Directors

Sanirose S. Orbeta, MS,RD,FADA
Celeste C. Tanchoco, MPH, RND, PhD
Marjorie A. Ramos, MD
Hercules P. Callanta, MPE, MSPE
Luzviminda S. Katigbak, MD, FPPA

Immediate Past-President

Edgardo L. Tolentino Jr, MD (2016-2018)

Past Presidents

Roberto C. Mirasol, MD (2014-2016)
Gabriel V. Jasul, Jr., MD (2012-2014)
Sioksoan Chan- Cua, MD (2010-2012)
Elizabeth Paz-Pacheco, MD (2008-2010)
Rosa Allyn G. Sy, MD (2006-2008)

Founding President & President

Augusto D. Litonjuna, MD (1994-2006)

PASOO Secretariat and Contact Person:

Unit 2502, 25F Medical Plaza Ortigas
Ortigas Complex, San Miguel Avenue
Pasig City, Philippines 1600

Telefax: (+632) 632-1533
Tel. Nos. (+632) 632-1533, 359-9268




Aims to encourage research in the field of prevention and management of overweight and obesity.

  • Members : 40 active members


PASOO events 2020

PASOO events 2015