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Raquel del Rosario Fortun

Raquel del Rosario Fortun

  • 1st Filipina forensic pathologist
  • "Mother of Forensic Pathology in the Philippines"

"I chose to specialize in a field which is underdeveloped and misunderstood in this country. It has been quite a challenge battling ignorance."

FATHER: _____
MOTHER: Amelia Luisa del Rosario

HUSBAND: Dr. Vincent Lohengrin


Multi-awarded forensic pathologist sticks it out in the Philippines
2006 Search for Outstanding Teachers
GMA presents trophies to this years's TOWNS awardees
The dead tell no tales but their bodies do

Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?