Talks & Videos

Video Features

"Achieving Global Health Security and Universal Health Coverage." A workshop convened by The University of Edinburgh and Georgetown University, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, May 23-24, 2018. (Start at 30:35)


Congreso del Futuro, Santiago, Chile, January 2017

“Towards Making Healthy Energy Choices,” Health Care Without Harm-Asia, May 23, 2016

Towards Making Healthy Energy Choices

"The Future of Health is Planetary Health" Teaser for the Aspen Ideas Festival – Spotlight Health, Aspen Institute, March 14, 2016

“The Big Show,” a short documentary about climate change, coal, and health in the Philippines, Health Care Without Harm-Asia, December 2015 (produced by Renzo Guinto, premiered in Paris at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP21)

The Big Show

"What drives you to be an NCD advocate?" 2015 Global NCD Alliance Forum, November 13-15, 2015, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

“New Leaders for Health,” August 2015, Manila


“ASEAN Youth Dialogues,” 2014, Philippines

“NEXUS: A global gathering on climate change, environmental health, and justice,” University of California Irvine, October 2014

Nexus 2014: Global Gathering on Climate, Environmental Health & Justice

“Emerging Voices at the 8th Global Conference on Health Promotion in Helsinki 2013,” Helsinki, Finland, June 10-14, 2013


Recorded Panels

“Planetary Health: The Interdependence of Human and Natural Systems.” 2016 Aspen Ideas Festival: Spotlight Health. June 24, 2016, Aspen, Colorado.

“The Future of Health Impact Assessment in the Philippines.” Workshop entitled “Towards Healthy Energy Choices in the Philippines: Promoting the Use of Health Impact Assessments for Energy Policies and Projects.” Health Care Without Harm-Asia. March 7-9, 2016, Quezon City, Philippines.

The Future of Health Impact Assessment in the Philippines


Recorded Presentations, Speeches, and Lectures

"Nuestra Planeta, Nuestra Salud" (Our Planet, Our Health), Congreso del Futuro, Santiago, Chile, January 2017

My Moth Story: Coming of Age as a Medical Student. "In A Heartbeat: A Moth Global Community Showcase," Howard Theater, Washington DC, November 29, 2016.

“The Role of Medical Students in Universal Health Coverage.” Keynote Address to the 1st General Assembly of the Medical Students Association of Kenya (MSAKE). July 22-24, 2016, Kenya (Recorded).

“Primary prevention on a planetary scale: Coal kills, so let’s kill coal!” In: “Undaunted: Looking for the Finish Lines of Global Health.” 2016 Aspen Ideas Festival: Spotlight Health. June 24, 2016, Aspen, Colorado. (Start at 34:24)

“Global Transitions in the 21st Century: The New Threats to the Achievement of SRHR?” Student Conference of the 9th Conference on Global Health and Vaccination Research. March 16, 2015, Oslo, Norway.

“Climate Change – Why We Young Doctors Are Bothered Too?” CliMates International Student Summit, October 29, 2012, Institut d'études politiques de Paris (Sciences Po Paris), France.

“Global Health Education for the 21st Century – A Student’s Perspective.” World Health Summit, October 23, 2012, Charite, Berlin, Germany.

“Fight for Equity - Closing the Gap in OUR Generation.” Global Health - Why Bother? A preconference forum dedicated to the 7th Conference for Global health and Vaccination Research. September 26-27, 2012, Trondheim, Norway. September 25, 2012, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway.

“Good Global Governance for Action on Social Determinants of Health: Lessons from the Philippines.” September 24, 2012, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Norway.

“From Jakarta to Cape Town: The Role of IFMSA in Global Health Equity.” Third People’s Health Assembly, July 8, 2012, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa.

“My Global Health Hero.” Open Mic Conference during the 60th General Assembly August Meeting of the International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA). August 1-6, 2011, Copenhagen, Denmark.


Webinars and Online Lectures

“Healing the Climate with Justice: A Global Perspective.” Webinar on “Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global and Generational” hosted by the American Public Health Association (APHA), the Public Health Institute Center for Climate Change and Health, Island Press and Security & Sustainability Forum. February 27, 2017. 

 Local, Tribal, Global, and Generational on Vimeo

“Powering Health: From Health Impact to Health Sector Impact.” Global Green and Healthy Hospitals Webinar Series by Health Care Without Harm-Asia. March 30, 2016.

Webinar Clean and Healthy Energy Choices for Health Care

“Protecting the health of Filipinos from climate change: Lessons from the 2015 Lancet Commission.” Global Green and Healthy Hospitals Webinar Series by Health Care Without Harm. September 30, 2015.

GGHH Webinar | Health and Climate Change: The Lancet Commission Report

“Milestones in Global Health Thinking.” A lecture on the modern history of global health. Part of the online course entitled “An Introduction to Global Health” ( September 2013, Copenhagen School of Global Health, University of Copenhagen.

Part One

Part Two