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RA 10532: Philippine National Health Research System Act of 2013

RA 10532: Philippine National Health Research System Act of 2013

Institutionalizes the establishment of a research system (PNRHS) that would ensure continued research and sustainability of resources for the improvement of the country’s health system, the health status, productivity and the quality of life of Filipinos. This law formalizes the creation of the PNHRS which shall be composed of a governing council, the steering committee, the technical working committees and the secretariat, who are to set policies and directions, periodically review and approve long-term plans and programs, evaluate and approve the National Unified Health Research agenda, among others.

Signed by PNoy on 05/07/2013

Source: http://www.officialgazette.gov.ph/2013/05/07/republic-act-no-10532/