109 kids get free circumcision PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 26 April 2016 11:55

By ALLEN ABASTILLAS

A total of 109 children were given a free circumcision during an outreach dubbed mission as “Operation Tuli” held last Sunday at the Barangay  Hall of Patalon by  the Philippine Society of Hospital Pharmacists Zamboanga City Chapter in partnership with the Regional Maritime Unit 9,  Ciudad Medical Zamboanga, Camp Navarro General  Hospital and Naval Forces Western Mindanao  Medical Team and South Western Mindanao Command.

CMZ Administrative Officer Karen Masuhud said the outreach was part of the hospital’s summer activities to give free free circumcision to kids.

Supt. Salbino C. Piad, RMU 9 Chief, said the operation is part of the Philippine National Police program on Police Community Relation ( PCR ) service to community aside from its police work.

Masuhud  said the medical team from Ciudad Medical was composed of Irene Panganiban, Caryl Jamaluddin, Jace Pellovelo, Juvee S. Calica, Atty. Jhihan Hairun-  Natividad and others. SOWESCOM team are Dr. Kriska Solares, CPT. Wilfredo  Ponceja, TSG Roldan  Fuertes PA and AIC  Nurbadi Wahirul PAF, Joemark De Leon, Bryan Boiivar and Alain Aquino. — Allen Abastillas