National Telehealth Center (NThC) Director

Portia F. Marcelo, MD, MPH

Director, National Telehealth Center (NThC)

Contact number: 525-6501

  • Master of Public Health, School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2001.
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of the Philippines Manila, 1993.
  • BS Biology, University of the Philippines Diliman, 1987.
Recent Publications: 
  • PG Fernandez-Marcelo, B.L. Ho, J.F. Faustorilla Jr, A.L. Evangelista, M. Pedrena, A. Marcelo. Emerging eHealth directions in the Philippines. Yearb Med Inform 7:144-52. 2012.
  • PG Fernandez-Marcelo. Partnership matters: Lessons from a Community-University partnership in Community and Local health systems development. University of the Philippines Manila, (ed). 2011.
  • PG Fernandez-Marcelo, RM Salonga. Community oriented medical education in the University of the Philippines. University of the Philippines Manila.
  • PG Fernandez-Marcelo, CAT Antonio, CPPJ Oliveros, RRG Allana. Proceedings of the 3rd National HRH policy forum. HRH Network-Philippines. European Comission-TA2HSP. Department of Health 2010.
  • PG Fernandez-Marcelo, Bermejo R. Strengthening systems for healthier Mothers and healthier Babies. Capiz Provincial Health Office 2010.