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Joseph Israel R. Guanlao, RMT, MSMT
Assistant Professor
Department of Nutrition

Mr. Joseph Israel Rull Guanlao is currently an assistant professor at the Department of Nutrition, U.P. College of Public Health. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology (BSMT) at Trinity University of Asia (TUA) in 2010. In that same year, he took the Medical Technologist Licensure Examination where he garnered the 10th Place. He pursued further education and finished his Master of Science in Medical Technology (MSMT) at the Philippine Women’s University (PWU) in 2014. Currently, he is pursuing a Master of Public Health (MPH) at UP-CPH.

Mr. Guanlao worked as a medical technologist in several clinical laboratories after passing the licensure examination and then later worked as a research assistant in UP Manila. In 2012, he formally joined the Department of Nutrition of CPH as a university research associate to assist in the conduct of the different academic and short courses being offered by the department. Few years later, he was granted a faculty position in the same department.

To be more adept in the field of public health nutrition, he attended several training courses on public health nutrition such as the Regional Course on Nutritional Status Assessment and on Food and Nutrient Interventions, which were held at the SEAMEO Regional Centre for Food and Nutrition (SEAMEO-RECFON) in Jakarta, Indonesia.