TANGGAPAN NG PANGULO NG PILIPINAS
(OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES)
PROCLAMATION NO. 1181
DECLARING THE THIRD WEEK OF SEPTEMBER OF EVERY YEAR AS “MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY WEEK.”
WHEREAS, the Philippine Association of Medical Technologists, Inc., holds its annual convention in the third week of September for the purpose of increasing the dissemination of technical knowledge by providing interchange of information and ideas among the different medical and para-medical professional organizations with the end in view of promoting the health and well-being of the Filipino people; and
WHEREAS, it is but fitting and proper to focus public attention on the important role the medical technology profession is playing in the promotion of the people’s health;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, ALEJANDRO MELCHOR, Executive Secretary, by order of His Excellency, FERDINAND E. MARCOS, President of the Philippines, do hereby declare the third week of September of every year as “Medical Technology Week” under the auspices of the Philippine Association of Medical Technologists, Inc.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 6th day of September, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and seventy-three.
(SGD.) ALEJANDRO MELCHOR
By the Executive Secretary:
(SGD.) RONALDO B. ZAMORA
Assistant Executive Secretary