IPC WE CaN!! International Webinar on “Primary Health Care, Universal Health Care and a Pandemic Part 1”


June 23, 2020


Let us expand our current discussions on COVID-19. 

The Institute of Philippine Culture (IPC) together with the Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) invites you again to another Webinar series as we continue our talks from the previous COVID 19 and Me Webinar Series

International Webinar
Primary Health Care, Universal Health Care and a Pandemic Part 1
June 26, 2020 (Friday) from 10:30AM to 12:00NN
Registration Linkbit.ly/June26eTURO

This webinar seeks to answer the following questions: How do global pandemics challenge universal health care models and primary health care provisions of various countries?; How should universal health care position itself during global pandemics?; and How should universal health care scheme adapt to the emerging threats of global pandemics?

Resource Speakers:

Susan Rifkin, PhD
Senior Associate, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
Adjunct Professor, Colorado School of Public Health
Distance Learning Tutor, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Mary Racelis, PhD (honoris causa)
Research Scientist, Institute of Philippine Culture
Senior Lecturer, University of the Philippines – Diliman
Senior Lecturer, Ateneo de Manila University


Maria Elissa Jayme-Lao, DPA
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science
Research Associate, Institute of Philippine Culture
Ateneo de Manila University