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SLCM Iatros conducts “In Focus” Photography Worskshop

by Kay Que and Kristen Reyes

Last November 3, 2017, SLCM Iatros conducted its first photography workshop at Room 907 entitled “In Focus”. It was intended for both budding and seasoned […]


In The Loop

SLCM Celebrates Start of Holidays in Aurum 2017

by Yarri Torres

Last December 8, 2017, the St. Luke’s College of Medicine community held “Aurum 2017”: SLCM Christmas Party at the Emerald Hall of the Glass Garden […]

Interview with Dean Nagtalon

by Vince Camangeg

  Vince Camangeg: What’s it like working in the college? Vice Dean Susan Nagtalon: I’ve been an active consultant since 1987 [in the SLCM OB […]

First Blood

by RS Crisostomo

Let me start off by saying how tremendously anxious, yet extremely excited I was upon knowing that for our first meeting in gross anatomy lab, […]


by Jonas Ramel

Jonas Ramel also created all four cartoons featured in this year’s student guide under the theme Medical Student Stereotypes.



We See From Where We Stand

by Hazel Encarnado

The ghosts of the previous batch lingered in the room. There were stains on the carpet, forgotten seat cushions and chairs with broken desks. It […]

The Infinite Cold

by Arne Mangubat

Two wide iron crescents Seven-hundred ton behemoth of cold steel Stretched out thin, as if tip-toeing Pale against the power of it’s captive   The […]



The SGD Project

by Nics Manalastas

In the morning of June 15, 2016, I, the project proponent, proposed the SGD Project, a continuation of the activity that started last year with […]

The Right Moment is Now

by Nics Manalastas

Earlier today, two of our seniors presented about St. Luke’s Story of Curriculum Change as part of APMC’s movements. It’s so timely to be talking […]

People of SLCM: Jesseca Villena “Jess”

by Samantha Buenaobra

Ate Jess, a current third year student, is a very shy and sweet person who could be spotted in the library sporting her usual playful […]


The Apollo Papers

The Apollo Papers: A Letter to You

by RJ*

Note: the author has chosen to use a pen name for anonymity.   I know that right now, you are unsure of us. You feel […]

The Apollo Papers: Stardust

by Samantha Buenaobra

I can still pull it up into consciousness: the memory of you telling me you’ve been diagnosed, for quite some time now, with major depressive […]

The Apollo Papers: Perfection

by Lukan-Dula

As future doctors, perfection is what we strive for. We perfect our knowledge and skills of the profession so we are not only benevolent, we are also non-maleficent. We continue to improve ourselves by studying and working hard in order to become flawless. Perfection is our end-goal.