Josephine Holgado

Author of Wanted: Perfect Yaya and Your Newborn Is A Blessing

Dr. Josephine T. R. Holgado is a graduate of B.S. Biology at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City and was a college scholar. She took up Medicine at the Far Eastern University-Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation in Morayta, Manila and received an award as a dean’s lister and one of the Best in Clinical Pathophysiology. She finished her residency training at the Department of Pediatrics at the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital in Taft Avenue, Manila. She is a certified diplomate of the Philippine Pediatric Society and an active member of the Southern Tagalog Chapter. Doc Joy, as she is fondly called, has a successful private practice for the past 18 years as a general pediatrician in Calamba City, Laguna. She is currently taking up further studies to obtain her Certificate in Anthroposophic Medicine.