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Enrique Ona

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President  Benigno Aquino III
Role  Surgeon
Name  Enrique Ona

Nationality  Filipino
Preceded by  Esperanza Cabral
Succeeded by  Janette Garin
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President  Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
Born  June 4, 1939 (age 76) Sagay, Negros Occidental, Commonwealth of the Philippines (1939-06-04)
Alma mater  University of the Philippines
Occupation  Surgeon Government official
Education  University of the Philippines

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Dr. Enrique Tangonan Ona, Jr. (born June 4, 1939) is a Filipino surgeon and public servant. He was the Secretary of the Department of Health from 2010 to 2014, succeeding Dr. Esperanza Cabral. Recognized as one of the top surgeons in the field of vascular surgery and organ transplantation, he earned his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine.

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Background

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Dr. Ona hails from Pagadian City. He is the son of the first Provincial Health Officer of Zamboanga del Sur.

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Before being appointed by President Benigno Aquino III to the Health secretary post, Ona was the executive director of the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI), the post he held for 11 years and has been the president of the Transplantation Society of the Philippines since 1989. He also holds a medical license in the state of Massachusetts, United States.

Health Secretary

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After being appointed to the Health Department post, president Benigno Aquino III has instructed him "with regard to expediting universal coverage of PhilHealth, which was one of the campaign promises of Aquino considering that health is the third priority in the platform of the Aquino administration."

Awards and recognition

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  • The Presidential Award of Recognition in Organ Transplantation, Year 2000.
  • Ten Outstanding Young Men (TOYM) awardee for Medicine in 1979.
  • References

    Enrique Ona Wikipedia


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