We are pleased to announce that St. Luke’s Medical Center College of Medicine-William H. Quasha Memorial is officially the first Philippine institution of higher learning to become a member of the Planetary Health Alliance. The PHA is a network of universities, NGOs, and other institutions that demonstrate a strong commitment to the advocacy of planetary health. PHA is headquartered in Harvard University.
“The St. Luke’s Medical Center College of Medicine-William H. Quasha Memorial – one of the top medical schools in the Philippines – launched a new Planetary and Global Health Program, with the vision of becoming a leading center of planetary and global health education, research, and translation in the Philippines and in Southeast Asia. The College is committed to producing future health professionals who are devoted to planetary health values and principles, and to generate knowledge and practices that will contribute to improving the health of both people and the planet.”