Dr. Marvin Masalunga: "120 Under 40" awardee

From the "120 Under 40" press release:

"The Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health announced the 2016 winners of 120 Under 40: The New Generation of Family Planning Leaders today.

120 Under 40 recognizes and highlights the achievements of the next generation of family planning leaders worldwide; it is led by the Gates Institute with support from Bayer. Over the course of this multi-year project, 120 young family planning champions will be highlighted, 40 in each of the three project years.

This year’s 40 winners are journalists, medical doctors and service providers, advocates, researchers, and founders of nonprofits. They work all over the world—in clinics and universities, in offices, and in the field—to advance family planning and reproductive health...."
(http://120under40.org/sites/default/files/120_under_40_winners_press_rel... )
The document is also atttached below.


From the web page about Dr. Masalunga (http://www.120under40.org/nominee/marvin-masalunga)....
Dr. Marvin is a Doctor to the Barrios in one of the island Municipalities of Palawan Province that has one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the Philippines. He visits many GIDAS and conducts trainings to communities.
– Chi Laigo Vallido, Advocacy and Communication Specialist at Forum for FP and Development, Inc.

To know more about "120 Under 40": http://www.120under40.org/