Romeo R. Quizon, MSc Tropical Public Health Engineering
Dean
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health

Prof. Romeo R. Quizon is currently the Dean of the College of Public Health, UP Manila and an Associate Professor of the of the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health. He is a Civil Engineer and a Sanitary Engineer by profession. He graduated at the Leeds University in England with the degree of MSc in Tropical Public Health Engineering.

For the past 25 years, he has contributed to the improvement of teaching and the dissemination of research findings. He has earned adequate experience in collaborating with different local and international government and private agencies and institutions in the conduct of several research projects and various technical consultancies regarding his areas of interest - public health engineering, water sanitation, chemical safety, waste management and environmental health.

Contact:
(+632) 524-7102 | 526-5966


Publications

  • Fadrilan-Camacho, V. F. F., Quizon, R. R., Diaz, D. V., & Manaloto, A. N. P.. Challenges in the development of a medical surveillance system for pneumoconioses and other asbestos-related diseases in the Philippines. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. (2016); 47 (4); 822-832
  • Leocadio, R. K. R. Y., & Quizon, R. R.. Effect of distance from the Cagayan de Oro, Philippines, dumpsite on the groundwater quality of shallow dug wells. Journal of Scientific Research and Development. (2016); 3 (1); 51-56
  • Cadiz, A. P. B., Fadrilan-Camacho, V. F. F., Quizon, R. R., & Josef, R. G. . Occupational health and safety of the informal mining, transport and agriculture sectors in the Philippines.. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. (2016); 47(4); 833-843
  • Antonio, CT, Hernandez, PMR, Tolabing, MCC, Ignacio, MSEI and RR Quizon. Promoting socially relevant public health projects and researches: highlights from the Public Health Conference, SEAMEO TropMed Philippines, November 13, 2015, Manila, Philippines. Philippine Journal of Health Research and Development. (2016); 20 (1); 73-76
  • Lomboy, M. F. T. C., Quizon, R. R., Rivera, A. T. F., Agravante, A. P. M., & Tambiloc, R. D. . An Analysis of the Gaps in the National Infrastructure for Chemical Management System. Philippine Journal of Health Research and Development,. (2015); 19 (3); 1-9
  • Quizon, R. R., Hernandez, P. M. R., Lacsamana, G. C., Remaneses, J. I., & See, J. P. C.. Identification of Occupational Hazards by Walk-Through Surveys Among Selected Public Hospitals in the Philippines. Philippine Journal of Health Research and Development. (2015); 19 (3); 41-47
  • Quizon, R. R., Lam, H., Lopez, J. C. F., Lomboy and Ana, M. F. T. C., & Rivera, T. F. Policy Alternatives to Reduce the Health and Economic Effects of Continued Asbestos Use in the Philippines. Acta Medica Philippina. (2014); 48; 1-7
  • Hernandez, PMR, Quizon, RR, Lacsamana, GC and JO Remaneses. Occupational Health Systems Across Selected Public Healthcare Facilities in the Philippines. Acta Medica Philippina.. (2014); 48(3); 43-51
  • Quizon, RR. Knowledge and Practices of Water Refilling Station Owners and Operators in Providing Safe and Wholesome Drinking Water Supply in One Municipality of Cavite. Acta Medica Philippina. (2012); 47 (2);
  • Quizon, RR. Development of the National Chemical Safety and Management Program and Action Plan. . (2012); ;
  • Quizon, RR, Lomboy, MC. National Profile on Chemical Management (Philippines). UNEP-Department of Health. (2011); ;
  • Quizon, RR. Development of the National Profile on Chemical Management . . (2011); ;
  • Quizon, RR. Training Manual on the International Training Course on Environmental Health Impact Assessment. Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand. (2010); ;
  • Quizon, RR. Training Manual on Health Care Waste Management . UNDP-Department of Health. (2010); ;
  • Quizon, RR. Study on the Linkages of Water-Sanitation-Hygiene Practices with Public Health: Estimating the Burden of Disease. UP Manila Journal; pp. 33-38. (2008); 13;
  • Quizon, RR. Environmental Health and Socio-economic Monitoring of Communities Around the Pagbilao Coal-Fired Thermal Power Plant. . (2008); ;