Community

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).

Link to the recording: https://youtu.be/OiY8yqIz75k