By Dan Concepcion, Class 2020; Joannes Asis, Class 2020
The Mu Sigma Phi Fraternity and Sorority once again held the 26th Brainstorm: Inter-Medical School Quiz Show last February 24, 2017 at the Robinsons Place Manila Atrium. As part of the Mu Sigma Phi's Scholarship Month, Brainstorm aims to bring the best out of the medical students and to promote camaraderie within the medical profession in the spirit of healthy competition. This year, twenty teams representing ten medical schools competed for the coveted title of Brainstorm 2017 Champion. In a historic three-way tie for first place, Team 6 from the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila - College of Medicine emerged victorious. Securing second place was Team 20 from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, followed by Team 19 from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine in third place.
The participating schools and teams in this year's Brainstorm were AMA School of Medicine, Ateneo School of Medicine and Public Health, Bicol University College of Medicine, De La Salle Health Sciences Institute - College of Medicine, Emilio Aguinaldo College - School of Medicine, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila - College of Medicine, San Beda College of Medicine, University of Perpetual Help Rizal - Jonelta Foundation School of Medicine, University of the Philippines College of Medicine, and the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.