ASMPH & Primary Care
ASMPH and Universal Health Care: The Rosita G. Leong Primary Healthcare Hub
The Dr. Rosita G. Leong (RGL) Primary Health Care Hub is part of ADMU’s Lux-In-Domino 2030, a strategic plan for the years 2021 - 2030. Through this, the university aims to be a collaborative and engaged leader in social transformation by way of education, formation, research, and community engagement. Rooted in its Filipino, Catholic, and Jesuit values, Ateneo will be tasked to be a force for good in seeking innovative and sustainable solutions to society’s most pressing challenges.
RGL Hub Launch: Finding Kindred Spirits in support of UHC
Last June 18, 2022, the RGL hub was officially launched. The event was well attended by esteemed members of the Ateneo community, ASMPH faculty and alumni, as well as friends of Dr. Rosita G. Leong.
"The Rosita Leong Hub for Primary Health Care is an incubator for future health leaders - the type who understands the strategic importance of primary health care and has the dedication, courage, and skills to pursue the mission of health care for all Filipinos."
Local Health Systems and the Mandanas-Garcia Ruling: An RGL Brown Bag Session with Hon. Hermilando I. Mandanas
On October 15, 2022, the Dr. Rosita G. Leong (RGL) Primary Healthcare Hub held their first brown bag session, which focused on the Local Health Systems and the Mandanas-Garcia ruling. RGL Hub’s brown bag sessions are an avenue for insightful discussion about relevant and complex primary health care topics.
During the session, attendees were able find out more about the spirit behind the Mandanas-Garcia ruling from Governor Mandanas himself. Apart from the RGL Hub advisory board and core team, the event was also attended by representatives from the Ateneo Professional Schools, the Quezon City and Antipolo City Health Departments, Ayala Health, and select faculty and alumni of the ASMPH. Atenean doctors currently deployed as DTTBs in various provinces across the Philippines also participated virtually.
Brown Bag Session 2: Achieving UHC in BARMM: Challenges and the Way Forward
As part of its mission to strengthen capability building among primary care physicians, the RGL Primary Healthcare Hub invited four Doctors to the Barrios (DTTB) who served in the Bangsamoro Administration Region of Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) to share their experiences at a brownbag session hosted on November 12, 2022.