Last July 29, 2023, a momentous event unfolded at the MCU Helix Auditorium, where the exceptional achievements of the Board passers from the Physical Therapy Licensure Board Exam of December 2022 and June 2023 were celebrated. The Testimonial Luncheon, organized by MCU-College of Physical Therapy, aimed to honor these promising individuals who emerged victorious in their pursuit of excellence. The theme of the day, "Celebrating Excellence and Triumph of New Centralino Physiotherapists," resonated throughout the event as esteemed individuals from the field of physical therapy graced the occasion with their presence.
The luncheon commenced with opening remarks delivered by Giandelu Carissa E. Santos, the Academic Affairs Director. Her words set the tone for an event filled with pride, inspiration, and gratitude. Next, the audience was privileged to hear an inspirational speech from Dr. Renato C. Tanchoco, the President of MCU. Hon. Dr. Eduardo R. Perigrino Jr., MD, FPARM, DPBM, Chairman of the Board for Physical and Occupational Therapy, delivered a short yet impactful message, reaffirming the importance of dedication and resilience in the journey towards success.
During the event, the Board passers were recognized for their outstanding accomplishments, acknowledging the countless hours of hard work and determination they invested in their studies. The luncheon also provided an opportunity for everyone to enjoy a delicious meal while mingling and sharing their most memorable moments as Physical Therapy students at MCU.
The event reached its conclusion with closing remarks delivered by Dexter M. Sotto, MAG, COMT, PTRP, the Program Head of MCU-College of Physical Therapy. His words of gratitude and encouragement left the attendees inspired and motivated to embrace the challenges that lay ahead.The Testimonial Luncheon was a resounding success, bringing together an incredible community of Centralino Physiotherapists and celebrating their excellence and triumphs. The journey towards becoming licensed professionals is a testament to their dedication and perseverance, and we are confident that they will bring positive change to the field of physical therapy.