His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III
President of the Philippines
To the Philippine College of Chest Physicians
On the occasion of their 32nd Annual Chest Convention
[March 6, 2013]
My warmest greetings to the Philippine College of Chest Physicians, as you hold your 32nd Annual Chest Convention.
Every Filipino has his role in the pursuit of a more equitably progressive Philippines. Through the efficient allocation of resources, support for key legislation, and reestablishing integrity and professionalism in our institutions, your government remains steadfast partners in our shared aspiration of empowering our citizenry. May this gathering yield innovations in your field, renewed passion in your members, and a healthier, more productive citizenry.
We remain united by the humanitarian purpose of our disciplines, in fulfillment of genuine public service to our fellowmen. Let us uphold honor and excellence in our endeavors, and realize the full potential of our nation.
I wish you a productive gathering.
(Sgd.) BENIGNO S. AQUINO III