UST grads top nutritionist-dietitian board exam; 755 pass

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 20 2017 08:21 PM

A total of 755 passed the licensure examination for nutritionist-dietitians given by the Professional Regulation Commission’s (PRC) Board of Nutrition and Dietetics this March.

According to the PRC, 1,047 took the board exams given in Manila, Baguio, Cebu, Davao, and Zamboanga earlier this month.

Pauline Catrina Macabuag Vizcarra from the University of Santo Tomas (UST) topped the exam with a rating of 87.95 percent, followed by Cherubim Cauzon Barranda, also from UST, with 87.85 percent.

Ann Carriedo Cayetano and Yasmin Janina Alvaran Serrano, both from University of the Philippines-Los Baños, came in third, with 87.70 percent.

Here are the examinees who garnered the 10 highest places in the exam:

The successful examinees who garnered the ten (10) highest places in the March 2017 Nutritionist-Dietitian Licensure Examination are the following:
RANK NAME SCHOOL RATING(%)
1 PAULINE CATRINA MACABUAG VIZCARRA UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS 87.95
2 CHERUBIM CAUZON BARRANDA UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS 87.85
3 ANN CARRIEDO CAYETANO UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-LOS BAÑOS 87.70
YASMIN JANINA ALVARAN SERRANO UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-LOS BAÑOS 87.70
4 ABEGAIL DEL MUNDO GARCIA UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-LOS BAÑOS 87.30
5 REMINA AMOR TANGO FACULTAD UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-DILIMAN 87.15
6 MICHAEL FRANZ BALUYOT VALENCIA UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-DILIMAN 87.05
7 MEGAN ARBITRARIO CORPUZ UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-DILIMAN 86.80
8 ANAVRIN FAYE BORJA MEJIA UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS 86.75
9 LANCE DOMINIC DORONGON RICARDO UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-LOS BAÑOS 86.70
10 DANIELLIE FELICE LOPEZ UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-LOS BAÑOS 86.55
KIMBERLY GUARTE LUCAS UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS 86.55
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See the complete list of board exam passers here.