Maylin C. Palatino, BS Mathematics, MSPH (Biostatistics)
Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Maylin C. Palatino obtained her BS Mathematics at the University of the Philippines Diliman. She then proceeded to take up Master of Science in Public Health (Biostatistics) at the University of the Philippines Manila with Master’s Thesis entitled “HIV/AIDS-Related Knowledge and Attitudes as Predictors of Risky Sexual Behavior among Filipino Male Seafarers: A Bayesian Structural Equation Modelling Approach”. She has attended trainings in Research Ethics, Coaching/Mentoring, Research Management, among others.

Prof. Palatino is an Assistant Professor teaching Biostatistics at the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (DEBs). She is also currently serving as the Chair of the Department. Prior to joining the faculty of the College of Public Health, she taught Mathematics and Statistics at the College of Arts and Sciences UP Manila and at the De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde. Prof. Palatino has been involved in researches on tobacco and poverty in the Philippines and non-communicable diseases, and has served as a Statistical Consultant in many studies. She has also acted as resource person/lecturer in various training courses in Biostatistics and Research Methods.

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