On May 16, 2018, the Eastern Visayas Health Research and Development Consortium (EVHRDC) Secretariat to visit the Eastern Samar State University (ESSU) Borongan Campus as host in the conduct of back-to-back activities: 2nd Quarter Research Information Committee (RIC) meeting and call for proposals.


During the said call for proposals, the secretariat is expecting at least 21 participants from the different institutions in the province of Eastern Samar, to attend and submit health-related proposals for funding through the consortium.


After the call for proposals, the RIC, chaired by Mr. Willard N. Riveral, will be conducting its 2nd quarter meeting to discuss matters concerning the EVHRDC activities of the Committee for the second and third quarter of this year.

Further, the visit also aims to follow-up the progress of the research project of Mr. Mark Bency Elpedes, a researcher who failed to attend the recently conducted progress reporting of RRF funded projects held on May 8, 2018, in Tacloban City.