May 15th

Dr. Shirley Lourdes Domingo Vice President for Corporate Affairs and Official Spokesperson, Philippine Health Insurance Corporation, Republic of the Philippines

Dr. Shirley Domingo holds the position of Vice President of the Corporate Affairs Group of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth). As head of the group, she manages the communication, marketing, international and local engagement, social health insurance academy and the action center of the corporation. Concurrently, she is also the official spokesperson of the 6,700-strong state health insurance, where she acts as the “face and the voice” of the Corporation and the beacon of inspiration.

Dr. Gigi, as she is fondly called, earned her Doctor of Medicine Degree from the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center (UERMMC) in the Philippines and took up her Masters Degree in Public Health from the University of the Philippines. Aside from being a Doctor by profession, Dr. Gigi also earned a Diploma in Human Resource Development at the Ateneo de Manila University in 1996.

Before joining PhilHealth, Dr. Gigi served as Director of Health Human Resource Bureau of the Department of Health for several years. As such, she managed the Human Resource Planning Development and Management Programs of the Department. She likewise served as the Head Executive Assistant to the late Secretary of Health Alberto Romualdez from 1998 to 2000.