A graduate from a university in Bohol has emerged as one of the top 10 performers among the 1,290 examinees who took the August 2019 Physical Therapist Licensure Examination, based on a list of passers released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) on Wednesday.
Brian Klein Fernandez, a graduate of the University of Bohol (UB), ranked eighth among the examinees, garnering a score of 85.55 percent.
He graduated magna cum laude from UB earlier this year.
A total of 833 out of 1,290 examinees passed the test administered in Manila, Baguio City and Cebu City.
The exam was topped by Our Lady of Fatima – Valenzuela graduate Alexis Temblique who had a score of 88 percent.
Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) is the top performing school in both PT board exams, according to the PRC.
PLM posted a 100 percent passing-rate in the board exams as 56 out of 56 graduates of the school who took the exam passed.
The PRC released the board exam results two working days after the last day of the licensure examinations.
The exams were supervised by the Board of Physical and Occupational Therapy comprised of Pollyana G. Escano, chairman; and members Raul G. Agustin, Bernadette M. Reyes, Delia R. Pabalan and Rolland Lyle D. Duque.
The following are the board exam’s top passers:
- ALEXIS BERNARDO TEMBLIQUE (OUR LADY OF FATIMA UNIVERSITY- VALENZUELA) – 88.00
- TAKUYA NOJAS AIUCHI (RIVERSIDE COLLEGE) – 87.35
- ADNAN NILLOS BALISI (RIVERSIDE COLLEGE) – 86.85
- ROSE ANGELI MESA BARTOLOME (PAMANTASAN NG LUNGSOD NG MAYNILA) – 86.65
- ADRIANNE TAN- GATUE (PAMANTASAN NG LUNGSOD NG MAYNILA) – 86.35
- VALERIE MAE GEANGA TOLENTINO (RIVERSIDE COLLEGE) – 85.65
- LOURAINE DYNNE ZAFRA DELA CRUZ (PAMANTASAN NG LUNGSOD NG MAYNILA) – 85.60
- BRIAN KLEIN VILLAPAZ FERNANDEZ (UNIVERSITY OF BOHOL) – 85.55
- ROSELYN MONTERO MADERSE (OUR LADY OF FATIMA UNIVERSITY- VALENZUELA) – 85.50
- MIRACLE BAISA GOTIANGCO (OUR LADY OF FATIMA UNIVERSITY- PAMPANGA,INC) – 85.40