Dr. JASON L. LETRAN
...Dr. Jason L. Letran
is a 35-year-old physician with subspecialty training in Urologic Surgery and Oncology.He was a consistent honor student and a product of the Royal and Pontifical University of Santo Tomas.
five-year residency training in Urology at the Santo Tomas University Hospital
did the first successful Urothelial cell culture in the Philippines.This placed our country at par with the best in the world in the field of cell culture.This study also opened new doors for other medical sub-specialties that can apply their own researches with this methodology.His
publications in international medical journals showed his
mastery in Urologic Oncology.His
interest in prostate cancer yielded studies that were able to change the way urologists think, diagnose and manage prostate cancer.His
article on complex prostate specific antigen was one of the world's first works on these diagnostic agents.His
studies on the technique of performing needle biopsy in the early detection and diagnosis of prostate cancer changed and influenced the manner by which urologists worldwide do the procedure.