September 2017 Physician Board Exam Program & Schedules

By | June 12, 2017

prc september 2017 physician Board Exam Program Schedules

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and Professional Regulatory Board of Medicine (PRBoM) will conduct the September 2017 Physician Licensure Examination, also known as September 2017 Physician (Medicine) Board Exam.

DATE & PLACE OF EXAMINATION

The aforementioned physicians’ board exam will take place on September 9, 10, 16 & 17, 2017 in selected testing centers.


DATE OF FILING OF APPLICATION

The opening of online processing will start on June 15, 2017, and the deadline for application is on August 15, 2017.

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LIST OF TESTING CENTERS

  • Manila
  • Baguio
  • Cagayan de Oro
  • Cebu
  • Davao

EXAMINATION COVERAGE

The four (4) days physician examinations covered the following topics: Biochemistry; Anatomy and Histology; Microbiology and Parasitology; Physiology; Legal Medicine, Ethics and Medical Jurisprudence, Pathology; Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Surgery and Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology and Rhinology; Medicine; Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and Nutrition; Preventive Medicine and Public Health.


GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS 

As instruction given by PRC, on the day of the examination, all examinees must report to the school/building/room assignment not later than 6:30 A.M. Late examinees will not be admitted, examination fees for late examinees will also be forfeited.

Examinees are required to wear their respective college uniform per Resolution No. 311 dated May 18, 1994.

Also, examinees shall bring the following requirements on examination proper. The Notice of Admission (NOA), Official Receipt, Pencils No. 1 or 2/ Black ink ballpen, metered-stamped mailing envelope, long brown and plastic/transparent envelopes.

Examinees will be ground for cancellation of examination when they are non-compliance with test instructions.

Do not bring the following inside the examination rooms/premises: Books, notes, review materials, and other printed materials containing coded data/information/formula; Programmable calculators; Mobile phone, beepers, portable computers or similar gadgets/devices; Bags of any kind (ladies bag, shoulder bag, attache case, backpack, etc.); other examination aides not stated in the program.


PASSING RATE

To be a registered physician, the candidate must have obtained an average of at least seventy-five percent (75%) in all subjects, with no rating below fifty percent (50%) in any subject.


UPDATE

The said physician board exam program is signed and approved by Clarita C. Maano, M.D., Chairperson of Professional Regulatory Board of Medicine.

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Source: http://www.prc.gov.ph/uploaded/documents/PHYSICIAN_boardprogram_SEPT2017.pdf