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CHEMICAL ROMANCE: A Story about Connie Ragasa


Story by Didith T. Rodrigo

Illustrations by Works of Heart (Joreen and Roxanne Navarro)

Consolacion Y. Ragasa is a full professor of Chemistry and a University Fellow of De La Salle University in Manila. She has a BS, MS, and PhD in Chemistry from the University of the Philippines in Diliman. Dr. Ragasa is one of the most prolific scientists of the Philippines, publishing 30 or more scientific research papers per year. Her area of specialization is the chemistry of natural products. She is interested in finding the chemical constituents and bioactive compounds in indigenous Philippine plants. She has received numerous awards and recognitions for her work. In 2013, she received the Pillar of Lasallian Excellence Award in Research from De La Salle University. The Philippine Federation of Chemistry Societies and the National Research Council of the Philippines gave her awards for chemical research in 2002 and 2003 respectively. She is also named in Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Health in 2006 and Marquis Who’s Who in the World in 2007. Dr. Ragasa prides herself on her ability to thrive under pressure and to rise to meet challenges. “The more I am challenged, the harder I work. I am determined to succeed.”

Copyright © 2017

ISBN: 978-971-569-909-9

8 x 10 inches | 20 pages | full-color | C2S paper

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