Maria Isabel MelgarProfessor/ Consulting Clinical Psychologist at Ateneo de Manila University/ Ateneo Bulatao Center for Psychological Services
Dr. Maria Isabel Melgar is a faculty in Psychology at the Ateneo de Manila University and a consulting clinical psychologist at the Ateneo Bulatao Center for Psychological Services. She also serves as a preceptor and lecturer at the Ateneo School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Melgar obtained her post-doctoral studies in Global Mental Health and Epidemiology at the University of California in San Francisco. She specializes in mental health programs for different special populations such as for people living with HIV and for people at risk for substance use disorder. In 2011, Dr. Melgar was awarded the distinguished University of the Philippines Alumni Award in Public Health Promotion.