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Marian Fe Theresa C. Lomboy, RMT, MSc
Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health

PProf. Marian Fe Theresa C. Lomboy earned her Master’s Degree in Environmental Science in 2014. The subject of her thesis on the quality of indoor air in naturally and mechanically ventilated wards in a tertiary care hospital in the Philippines was published in 2015.

Upon return to her faculty duties, Prof. Lomboy was involved in key national projects. Among them are Philippine National Standards for Drinking Water and the National Chemical Safety and Management Program which yielded national policies and several international and local publications. She has likewise involved herself as focal person or assistant project leader in several research and research-related pursuits.

Prof. Lomboy has served as the department chairperson, college coordinator for international linkages, and as member of various committees at the College of Public Health. While fulfilling all these duties, she has managed to engage herself in various professional development activities related to public health. For the past five years, she has progressively developed as a professional, serving not only UP Manila but also other
institutions/organizations as a peer reviewer, resource person, and technical consultant.

Her most recent major achievements include coordinating the First National Environmental and Occupational Health Forum, establishing an academic cooperation with the University of Minnesota, and partnership with Healthcare Without Harm Southeast Asia on Green Hospitals and Climate Change.

Contact:
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Publications

  • Enoveso, R. A. D., Cruz, M. T., Lomboy, M. F. T. C., Dalmacion, G. V., Quizon, R. R., Molina, V. B., & Baja, E. S. A Look at an Urban Tertiary Hospital's Indoor Air Pollutants Using Source Apportionment of PM. Philippine Journal of Health Research and Development. (2020); 24(1); 18-26
  • Estrada, C. A. M., Lomboy, M. F. T. C., Gregorio, E. R., Amalia, E., Leynes, C. R., Quizon, R. R., & Kobayashi, J. Religious education can contribute to adolescent mental health in school settings. International journal of mental health systems. (2019); 13(1); 1-6
  • Lomboy MF, Quizon RR, Decena KM, Enoveso RA, Fadrilan-Camacho VF, Molina VB, Tambiloc RD, Nique JE, Ramos CC. Challenges and Opportunities in Environmental and Occupational Health: Highlights of the First National Environmental and Occupational Health Forum. Philippine Journal of Health Research and Development. (2019); 23(2); 47-53
  • Hernandez PM, Katsuno C, Gregorio ER, Lomboy MF, Nonaka D, Estrada CA, Pimentel JM, Bernadas RM, Kobayashi J. Quality of public school toilets and the frequency of changing sanitary napkins among students in public secondary schools in the City of Manila, Philippines.. Tropical medicine and health 1. (2019); 47(1); 5
  • Hernandez, P. M. R., Gregorio Jr, E. R., Medina, J. R. C., Lomboy, M. F. T. C., Talaga, A. D. P., Kodama, M., & Kobayashi, J. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of public secondary school teachers on Zika Virus Disease: A basis for the development of evidence-based Zika educational materials for schools in the Philippines. PloS one. (2019); 14(3); e0214515.
  • Katsuno, C., Gregorio, E. R. G., Lomboy, M., Nonaka, D., Hernandez, P.M.R., Estrada, C. A.M., Pimentel, J., Bernadas, R., & Kobayashi, J. Quality of public school toilets and the frequency of changing sanitary napkins among students in public secondary schools in the City of Manila, Philippines. Tropical Medicine and Health. (2019); 47(1);
  • Usami M, Lomboy M, Satake N, Estrada C, Kodama M, Gregorio E, Suzuki Y, Uytico R, Molon M, Harada I, Yamamoto K, Inazaki K, Ushijima H, Leynes C, Kobayashi J, Quizon R, Hayakawa T. Addressing challenges in children’s mental health in disaster-affected areas in Japan and the Philippines – highlights of the training program by the National Center for Global Health and Medicine. BMC Proceedings 12(Suppl14). (2018); ; 1-8
  • Salazar, L. F., Alvez, T. A. I., Balbedina, J. M. B., Torres, J. A. A., Tupaz, I. Y., Lomboy, M. F. T. C., & Quizon, R. R. Physico-Chemical and Microbiological Quality Assessment of Ice Blocks Sold in Selected Wet Markets in Manila, Philippines. Acta Medica Philippina. (2018); 52(3);
  • Lomboy M, Riego de Dios J, Magtibay B, Quizon R, Molina V, Fadrilan-Camacho V, See J, Enoveso A, Barbosa L, Agravante A. Updating National Standards for Drinking-Water: A Philippine Experience. Journal of Water and Health. doi: 10.2166/wh.2016.177. (2017); ;
  • Quizon, R. R., Torres, E. B., Torres-Briola, T. Y., & Lomboy, M. F. T. C. Indoor Air Quality Monitoring of Communities Surrounding a Coal-Fired Power Plant in Pagbilao, Quezon. Acta Medica Philippina. (2016); 50(3);
  • 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
  • Lomboy, M. F. T. C., Quirit, L. L., Molina, V. B., Dalmacion, G. V., Schwartz, J. D., Suh, H. H., & Baja, E. S. Characterization of particulate matter 2.5 in an urban tertiary care hospital in the Philippines. Building and Environment. (2015); 92; 432-439
  • Quizon, R. R., Lam, H. Y., Lopez, J. C. F., Lomboy, M. F. T. C., & Rivera, A. T. F. Policy Alternatives to Reduce the Health and Economic Effects of Continued Asbestos Use in the Philippines. Acta Medica Philippina. (2014); 48(3);