My scholarship is centered on the idea that research cannot be divorced from policy advocacy and community engagement. In this page, you’ll find my most recent contributions and endeavors as a public scholar.

The State of LGBTQIA+ Health in the Philippines: A Panel Discussion on Policy, Advocacy, and Research
with the UP Center for Women’s and Gender Studies

Featuring voices from members of the community, policymaking circles, community-based organizations, and the academe, this webinar was an avenue to discuss pressing health issues for the Filipino LGBTQIA+ community and ways for different sectors to collaborate. It featured Ms. Martha de la Paz (Department of Health), Ms. Magdalena Robinson (CURLS – Cebu United Rainbow LGBT Sector Inc.), and Prof. Laufred Hernandez (UP Manila).

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