Institute on Aging Director

Shelley Ann F. Dela Vega, MD, Msc

Director, Institute on Aging (IA)

Contact numbers: 526-4349

Other Positions Held: 
  • Associate Professor, University of the Philippines Manila.
  • President, Philippine College of Geriatric Medicine
Degrees: 
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of the Philippines Manila, 1987.
  • Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology, University of the Philippines Manila, 2005.
Recent Publications: 
  • De la Vega S. Policies on healthcare of Senior Citizens: Implications to Internal Medicine Training and Practice. Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine, 47: XIII-XVII, July-Aug, 2009.
  • De la Vega S. Active Aging, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science and Technology. Active Aging for Quality of Life 2009.
  • De la Vega S. Chapter on Research on Older Persons. National Ethical Guidelines for Health Research PCHRD 2011 edition.
  • De la Vega S. Philippine College of Geriatric Medicine recommendations on the Management of Hypertension in the Elderly. Compendium of Philippine Medicine 2012.
  • De la Vega S. Recommendations on the diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer’s disease Association of the Philippine 2012.