The results of the September 2017 Physicians’ Licensure Examinations were released by the Professional Regulation Commission on September 22 wherein 3,340 passed out of 4,064. St. Luke’s College of Medicine – WHQM alongside Cebu Institute of Medicine was named as the top-performing medical school with 100% passing rate. SLCM now has 83 new licensed physicians.
Other schools included in the list were as follows: West Visayas State University- La Paz with a passing rate of 99.01%, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila with 98.15% and The University of the Philippines-Manila with 97.33%.
Vincent Edouard Gullas from the University of Santo Tomas topped this year’s examinations with a grade of 90.50%.