University of the Philippines Medical Alumni Society in America
39th Annual Grand Convention
July 3 – July 7, 2024 ● Hyatt Regency Seattle
All roads lead to Seattle!
UPMASA AGC 2024 offers a heartwarming reunion for over 300 graduates of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine, providing a chance to reconnect with colleagues and mentors. Against the backdrop of the Philippines’ cultural richness, the convention features informative talks and presentations on medical innovations, alongside opportunities for socializing, relaxation, and emphasizing self-care and work-life balance.
Schedule of Events
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Check-in
Childcare services will be available onsite. More information to follow.
Continuing Medical Education Sessions
Revitalizing Healthcare: Enhancing Physician Resilience and Well-Being for Improved Patient Care
This year, our CME program addresses the pressing need for physician well-being in today’s challenging healthcare landscape. Our mission is to equip physicians with tools to promote wellness and resiliency among themselves and their patients.
Hyatt Regency Seattle & Tourist Information
Hyatt Regency Seattle
UPMASA AGC 2024 has a group discount code for your room reservations at Hyatt Regency. Room rates start at $219/night.
Airport & Transportation
Want to learn how to get around the city? Read more about Seattle’s transit systems, including the Light Rail, Metro Transit, and Street Cars.
Best Filipino Restaurants in Seattle
Seattle is home to some of the best Filipino restaurants and Filipino chefs. Be sure to check them out during your visit!
Seattle Tourism & Activities
There are so many things to do while in Seattle. Take a look at our list of activities, join the various tours in and around Seattle and have FUN!
Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor at the AGC 2024!
On behalf of UPMASA & the PNW host chapter, we invite you to partner with us as a sponsor or exhibitor in our annual grand convention.
This is an opportunity to showcase your company’s brand while networking with a physician audience. Most importantly, being an UPMASA AGC 2024 sponsor will boost your corporate social responsibility as we funnel your support towards the medically underserved through our beneficiaries: the University of the Philippines College of Medicine and its teaching hospital, The Philippine General Hospital.
For more information, check out our Seattle UPMASA AGC Sponsor & Exhibitor Prospectus and email us of your interest at [email protected].
Donate to UPMASA & receive a Free Book!
Giving back to UPMASA’s General Research Fund means giving resources and support for our research institutions in the Philippines.
Donate at least $25 to UPMASA General Research Fund and get a free copy of Dr. Emmanuel Besa’s new book “The Letters From My Mother: Solita Camara Besa – Her Post Retirement & Last Years (1980-2012)”.
You can claim your free book from Caroline Pinder at the UPMASA AGC 2024 Registration Table.
Meet our Team!
This convention is the result of hard work between our event organizers and committee members.