The results of the 2016 Physician Licensure Exam were released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) on September 21, 2016, and St. Luke’s College of Medicine topped the list along with Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila. Both schools obtained a 100% passing rate. In third place was the University of the Philippines Manila, with a passing rate of 98.67%.
The topnotcher of the exam was Jeri Charlotte Co Albano from University of Santo Tomas (UST) with a grade of 85.5%, followed by Edwin Mark Lim Chiong, also from UST, with a grade of 88.75%. In third place was SLCM’s own Rayan Abogado Oliva, with a grade of 88.67%.
On September 29, 2016, SLCM had a thanksgiving mass and party for the new doctors of Batch 2016.