PASUQUIN, Ilocos Norte—Uzziel Ginette Aguinaldo Bascao of this town is 10th placer in the 2011 Physician Licensure exams with a grade of 84.58.
A bemedalled student since elementary, high school and college, Uzziel studied medicine and graduated at Our Lady of Fatima University-Valenzuela City.
Interviewed by mediamen, Uzziel said she attributed her success to her strong faith in God, self-discipline and hard work. Uzziel is the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Peter Bascao. Peter works as Jail Guard at the Ilocos Norte Provincial Jail in Laoag City.(Theo S. Guiang)