Philippine Nurses Association (PNA) honors Dr. George Cordero with the highest nursing award in the country, the Anastacio Giron Tupas award.
George Cordero RN, Ph.D. is founding president of Philippine College of Health Sciences. He was a past national president of Philippine Nurses Association and a former director of the International Council of Nurses. He is 30th recipient of the Anastasia Giron Tupas Award.
Anastasia Giron Tupas is the founder of PNA (formerly Filipino Nurses Association) and the Dean of Philippine Nursing. Anastasia Giron Tupas Award is given to perpetuate her legacy as the founder of the FNA. Her invaluable contribution likewise is exemplified in the field of nursing in particular and in health services and community in general.
PNA is celebrating this week its 96th Founding Anniversary and National Annual Convention at Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria on 16-18 October 2018