Geminn Louis Apostol, MD, MBA
Environmental Health Specialist
ManilaPhilippines, Southeast Asia
BioDr. Geminn Louis Apostol is a physician, educator, and researcher specializing in environmental public health, climate-resilient health systems, and socio-ecological determinants of health. He currently serves as a scientist for the Philippine Inter-Agency Committee on Environmental Health (IACEH) where he helps convene government, academia, civil society and the private sector towards generating evidence, developing policies, and operationalizing programs for environmental protection and public health promotion. Over the past decade, Gelo has led various public health initiatives that range from establishing sustainable supply chains for essential medicines, modernizing pollution control strategies, utilizing space-based technology for mosquito and vector control, and raising awareness on environmental toxicants. He has also led efforts to mainstream environmental health research, service delivery, and advocacy in the Philippines.
Professional Interests & Expertise
Climate Change,Coaching and Mentoring,Community Health,Community Organizing,Education,Environmental Pollution,Fundraising,Government,Health Systems,Health Workforce,Leadership,Maternal and Child Health,Medical Education,Outreach and Education,Policy/Advocacy,Primary Care,Public Health,Research,Rural Health,Universal Health,Youth Development