Mission and Vision

Our Mission

To advance advocacy, education & research in lipid and atherosclerosis related disorders in the Philippines

Our Vision

The PLAS (to be) is the leading authority in the control (includes prevention, mgt) of lipid disorders and atherosclerosis to decrease cardiovascular diseases in the Philippines.


Above all, we respect and care for life. The divine Providence has gifted us with uncommon knowledge and it is right we devote it to serving His greatest gift of human life.

Primum non-nocere guides us in savings and maintaining quality of life. Honesty, sincerity, fairness and a strong sense of ethics rule our conduct. Wanting to be always trustworthy, we practice medicine with honor.

Patients and the general community are family in healthcare. Our family includes the patients’ families, the lay sector, other medical practitioners, healthcare industry, and the regional and global bodies dedicated to the same cause of minimizing the impact of lipid disorders.

To us, any medical challenge is an opportunity for improving, our knowledge and skills. We pursue every opportunity like a renewed challenge towards excellence in delivering healthcare.

We take on our responsibilities as God’s caretakers of human life passionately and conscientiously, giving our best at all times.

We put premium on quality and compassion in patient care. To ensure high quality, we continuously research, learn and share new knowledge with our healthcare partners so that, together, we successfully prevent and control lipid disorders in our country.