Melina Samar Magsumbol
Visiting Scholars and Scientists

Melina Samar Magsumbol

Visiting Scientist/GEOHealth Program

Environmental Health


1997, International Studies
University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

BA, 1999, Anthropology
University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon city, Philippines

MA , 2004, Applied Medical Anthropology
University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Fellowship, 2009, Organic Analytical Toxicology
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, GA

PhD, 2020, Public Health Medicine
Deakin University, Victoria, Australia

Outstanding student poster - Past President's Award
Society of Applied Anthropology

Outstanding student poster
Society of Medical Anthropology

Research Fellowship 2008-2009
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education