Eduardo Banzon

Principal Health Specialist, Southeast Asia Department
Profile / Bio: 

Dr. Eduardo P. Banzon champions Universal Health Coverage and has long provided technical support to countries in Asia and the Pacific in their pursuit of this goal. Dodo Banzon as he is known is a Principal Health Specialist in the Southeast Asia Regional Development of the Asian Development Bank.

Before joining ADB in 2014, he was President and CEO of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation, World Health Organization (WHO) regional adviser for health financing for the Eastern Mediterranean region and WHO health economist in Bangladesh, and World Bank senior health specialist for the East Asia and Pacific region. He was also a faculty member of the University of the Philippines’ College of Medicine and Ateneo Graduate School of Business. He completed a BS Biology in University of the Philippines Diliman and MD Medicine at the University of the Philippines College of Medicine, and an MSc in Health Policy, Planning, and Financing from the London School of Economics and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
Health (Overview) 17 March 2016 Slides Health
Financing Models including Health Insurance (ADB) 09 June 2016 Slides Health
Health and Education (Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department) 15 March 2018 Slides Education, Health
Financing Universal Health Coverage 17 May 2018 Slides Health, Social Development and Protection
Paying Primary Care through National Health Insurance 25 June 2018 Slides Health, Finance
Health (Overview) 28 March 2019 Slides Health
ADB, Developing Member Countries (DMCs) and COVID-19 Vaccine/s 19 August 2020 Slides Health
ADB Business Opportunities (Health) 26 August 2020 Slides Health
ADB Business Opportunities (Health) 24 September 2020 Slides Health
ADB Business Opportunities (Health) 29 October 2020 Slides Health
COVID-19 10 November 2020 Slides Health
Video: Session 2: Prioritizing the Safety and Well-being of Project Stakeholders 10 November 2020 Multimedia ADB Administration and Governance
ADB Business Opportunities (Health) 11 November 2020 Slides Health
ADB Business Opportunities (Health) 25 November 2020 Slides Health
Rolling Out the COVID COVID-19 Vaccines 24 February 2021 Slides Health, Governance and Public Sector Management
Skilling Asia's Healthcare Workforce (before the pandemic) 23 August 2021 Slides Education, Health
Overview of the SECURE Webinar Series and TA6767 22 February 2022 Slides Health