Lu, Jinky Leilani

Institute of Health Policy and Development Studies
Email Address: 
jinky_lu@yahoo.com; jdlu@up.edu.ph
Research Areas: 
Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH)
Sociology of Health and Work
Gender Issues and Development
Social Statistics and Research Methods
Agricultural and Mining Studies (OEH and gender aspects)
Jinky Leilanie LU has authored two books, Gender, Information Technology, and Health which won the National Academy of Science and Technology book award in 2010 and reprinted by the University of Hawaii Press in 2007, and Basics of Occupational Health and Safety: Guidebook for Practitioners and Industries. She has produced 38 journal articles, and 28 of which are Science Citation-Indexed. She also contributed a chapter in the Handbook of Anthropometry Physical Measures of Human Form in Health and Disease, published by Springer in 2012. Prof. Lu is a staunch advocate, both as an engaged academic and scientist, in promoting well-being at work through social and occupational epidemiology, especially among vulnerable populations.
Relevant Publications: 
  1. Lu, Jinky Leilanie. Insecticide Residues in Soil, Water and Eggplant Fruits: The Case of Sta. Maria, Pangasinan. In Gerpacio, RV, Aquino AP (eds), SocioEconomic Impacts of Bt Eggplant (Ex Ante Case Studies in the Philippines).  ISAAA and SEARCA: 2014.
  2. Lu, JL (2012) “ Anthropometric Indices in the Philippines for Manufacturing Workers,” in  Handbook of Anthropometry Physical Measures of Human Form in Health and Disease Preedy, Victor R. (Ed.), Springer Science, pp. 3035-3054. eBook ISBN, 9781441917881, DOI 10.1007/9781441917881.
  3. Lu, Jinky Leilanie “Basics of Occupational Safety and Health,” The University of the Philippines Press, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines, 2011.
  4. Lu, Jinky leilanie “Gender, Information Technology and Health,” The University of the Philippines Press, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines, 2005.
  5. Santos, JA and Lu, JL (2016) Occupational safety conditions of bus drivers in Metro Manila, the Philippines, International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2016.1151700; http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10803548.2016.1151700. Science Citation-Indexed Journal.
  6. Lu, JL (2015) Diversity Quotas, Diverse Perspectives (The Case of Gender), Gender in Management: An International Journal, 30 (4), pp 332 – 334 (Book Review). DOI  http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/GM-02-2015-0008. Scopus Indexed.
  7. Lu, JL and Cosca, K (2011) Pesticide Application and Health Hazards: Implications for Farmers and the Environment,  International Journal of Environmental Studies, 68 (2), April 2011, 197-208. Science-Citation-Indexed Journal.