Mr Benjamin Palafox

Research Fellow, Dpt of Global Health & Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Mr. Benjamin Palafox joined the Department of Global Health and Development in 2008 as a Research Fellow in Pharmaceutical Policy and Economics. In 2007, he completed the MSc in Public Health in Developing Countries at LSHTM. His previous public health experience has all been in the public sector. For several years, he worked on health financing and access to essential medicines issues at the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation, an agency of the Philippine Department of Health. Just before returning to LSHTM, Mr. Palafoxwas a senior analyst with the Public Health Agency of Canada working to improve access to data for surveillance activities.