Our team gives thanks for the mentorship and inspiration that Dr. Salvacion R. Gatchalian brought to our team. Dr. Sally passed away on March 26, 2020 due to COVID-19. She was a pediatric infectious disease specialist with several decades of excellent and unwavering service to Filipino children in the drive against communicable illnesses, especially TB and vaccine-preventable diseases. She had a generous warm heart that endeared her to this team and colleagues around the globe. May her memory and inspiration be eternal. We would like to thank the PEER Health Bohol Paediatric Study Team: Hazel M. Remolador, Zarah Jane H. Tubiano, Rhea Annvi H. Lofranco, Ellen D. Lague, Riovi May S. Salmasan, Katherine Ngo, Caya R. Estoque, Fernando B. Lopos, Diozele Hazel M. Sanvictores, Carmelita D. Amora, Maureen Mae C. Riña, Catherine O. Calipes, Jeia Pondoc, Marlo Tampon, Myra Riccil Estose, Reymoses Cabagnot, Polizena Rances, Mutya Kismet T. Macuno, Crisanta Estomago, and Nelson Elle. We would also like to thank the families and children who participated in this study, and the physicians, nurses, and health workers at the provincial health office, municipal rural health units, and Barangay health stations.
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