Instructor (Adjunct Faculty I)
Anatomy and Neurobiology
Education and Training
Dr. Pielago recieved his medical degree from the University of Visayas in the Philipines, followed by a residency in General Surgery at the Armed Froces of the Philippines Medical Center.
Dr. Pielago spent most of his career as a commissioned Medical Officer of the armed forces of the Pilippines, rising to the rank of Chief Medical Officer at the Army Headquarters General Hospital before his retirement. He continues to be actively engaged in the teaching of gross anatomy to medical students in the Structure and Development (MSRP 512) course.
Dr. Pielago has Philippine Board Certifications in General Surgery (general, abdominal, neoplastic & trauma) with practice through is career in general medical practice and general surgery before his retirement.