UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES MANILA Professor IV Dr. Gracia Fe B. Yu acted as overall organizing chair of the PSBMB International Conference 2016 last 5-7 December 2017. The event, which she labored for over a year, was a big success bringing about the society in the international picture. Dr. Yu is an active member of the society and have initiated many projects for the improvement of PSBMB including the international conference.
4 August 2017, Dr. Philip Nagley, the Secretary General of the Federation of Asian and Oceanian Biochemists and Molecular Biologists (FAOBMB) announced that Dr. Gracia Fe B. Yu of the Philippine Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is the new Chair of the FAOBMB Education Committee. She has been actively involved in the Executive council and hosted the last conference.
Nominations were called for the position whose service will commence 1 January 2018 and were closed on 24 July 2017.