Cary Amiel G. Villanueva, M.D.

Amiel is a board-certified internal medicine specialist from the Philippine General Hospital (PGH). He graduated in 2017 from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine’s accelerated Integrated Liberal Arts and Medicine (INTARMED) program. During residency training, he was Assistant Chief Resident for Services at the PGH Department of Medicine and was recognized as Most Outstanding Second Year Resident. Amiel first met Universitas as a science scholar in Davao City through the “Leading Leaders: Uniting the Nation in Virtue” seminar. With the help of Universitas’ first CEO, he attended a seminar on medical ethics and natural law at the Witherspoon Institute in Princeton, NJ. Later he delivered talks on bioethics to university students. An aspiring critical care physician, he also enjoys #MedTwitter and evidence-based medicine and does part-time work as evidence reviewer for clinical practice guidelines. Amiel was the first project manager of the Universitas Doctors Forum (2019-2020) and is now the Director of the Research, Publication and New Media arm.