ABOUT US
philippine college of lifestyle medicine
Founded in 2015, the Philippine College of Lifestyle Medicine (PCLM) is the first Philippine national medical specialty society for healthcare professionals who utilize lifestyle interventions as the primary therapeutic tool in the treatment and management of disease.

The PCLM is a non-profit member benefit organization. Our members are healthcare professionals and advocates, committed to the use of lifestyle change as a primary form of treatment for chronic conditions.

The PCLM serves its members by advancing the field of lifestyle medicine, promoting excellence in clinical practice and advocating on behalf of medical and public policy issues related to the practice and promotion of lifestyle medicine.
Executive Team
Meet the leaders of our organization!
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    Johann Kim T. Manez, MD, DipIBLM, FACLM
    President and founder of the Philippine College of Lifestyle Medicine. The first international Fellow in the American College of Lifestyle Medicine.
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    Geraldine Emperador, MD
    Treasurer and founding member of the Philippine College of Lifestyle Medicine.
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    Maripaz Laigo-Bonus, MD, DipIBLM
    Secretary and founding member of the Philippine College of Lifestyle Medicine.
Members of the Board

​Demuel Dee Berto, MD
Doris A. Mendoza, MD, FPPS
Edwin Sulit, MD
Elizabeth So, MD
Geraldine Emperador, MD 
Jan Dipasupil, MD, DipIBLM
Johann Kim T. Mañez, MD, DipIBLM, FACLM
Maripaz Laigo-Bonus, MD, DipIBLM
Meadina C. Cruz, MD, FPPS
Odelind S. Conchada-Flores, MD, FPOGS, FPSMFM, FPSUOG
​Teodie M. Flores, MD, FPOA