PROF ALFREDO PONTEJOS, JR Professor Department of Otolaryngology University of the Philippines Manila, Philippines
Alfredo Q.Y. Pontejos Jr, MD is a graduate of the University of the Philippines, College of Medicine (UPCM) in 1976. He had his residency training in University of the Philippines- Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH) from 1978 to 1981; and had his post-graduate training in Head and Neck Surgery in 1982 at the Institute of Laryngology and Otology, University of London, and at the Royal National Throat Nose and Ear under the tutelage of Professor Sir Donald Harrison. He returned to the Philippines to become an Assistant Professor and Attending Otolaryngologist at the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, UP-PGH. He also developed private practice in various hospitals in Manila namely United Doctors Medical Center, and Manila Doctors Hospital.
He has held various key positions in the past namely: president of Asian Society of Head and Neck Oncology (ASHNO), president of the Philippine Society of Oncology (PSO), president of Asia-Oceania ORL societies, president of Philippine Society of Head and Neck Surgery, Vice President of Philippine Society of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, and Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology in Manila Doctors Hospital, Chairman of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital,among others.
At present, he is President of the Philippine Board of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery , a council member of the Asia Pacific Thyroid Society, executive council member of Asian Society of Head & Neck Oncology and adviser to Asia Oceania Association of Otolaryngologic Societies. He held the title of Professor VIII at University of the Philippines, Manila. He is part of the editorial board of the International Journal of Head and Neck Sciences. He is also a member of the International Review Board of the NCCN Framework for Resource Stratification of NCCN Guidelines. He is also an advisory board of the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncology Societies. He has published various papers and has given numerous lectures in the field of Head and Neck—both locally and internationally.
He is happily married to wife Helene and has 3 children, Patricia (dermatologist), Melissa, and AR.
Joint Meeting with
Contact Us 18th ASEAN ORL-HNS 2019 Secretariat Email: firstname.lastname@example.org