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Joan Castro

Joan Castro

Executive Vice President, PATH Foundation Philippines, Inc.

Dr. Joan Regina L. Castro, M.D. is the Executive Vice President of PATH Foundation Philippines, Inc. (PFPI). She has more than 20 years of public health experience working on HIV/AIDS, STIs, FP/RH, sexual and reproductive health, and water, sanitation, and hygiene including applying the Population, Health Environment (PHE) approach. Dr. Castro has worked with various stakeholders in the Philippines and internationally. She is currently the Principal Investigator of PFPI for the BUILD Program, a global population, environment, and development (PED) program that promotes integrated PED approaches.

People collect data in a mangrove forest. Image credit: PATH Foundation Philippines, Inc.