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CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

NICAMIL K. SANCHEZ , PhD
Chief Executive Officer - Philippine Consortium Inc.
PhD in Social Work, Australian Leadership Awards scholar
Registered Social Worker
Master's in Public Management
Former Military Professor
Postgraduate Diploma in Gerontology and Geriatrics (Malta)

  • Adjunct Research Faculty of University of the Philippines, Manila - January 20, 2021 to present

  • Australian Catholic University (ACU) International Contribution Awards awardee (Outstading Alumnus) - November 2019

  • Recipient Australian Alumni Research Grant Awards 2021 (www.successfulageingph.com)

  • Former Manager/Head Philippine Red Cross Welfare Services - National Headquarters

  • PhD in Social Work (ACU)

  • First Filipino who finished PhD in Social Work and have return in the country to server

  • Convenor

  • United Registered Social Workers with more than 500 volunteers nationwide that provides free/confidential Psychological First-Aid and Social Work counseling on Covid-19

  • First Social Worker with Australian Leadership Awards PhD scholarship and have returned in the Philippines

  • First Filipino who introduced technology (NVIVO) in Research Policy and Program, and in Data Analytics

  • First Filipino Academic Visitor at the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, United Kingdom

  • Chief Executive Officer - Philippine Consortium for Social Welfare and Human Development Research

  • First technology start-up for Research and Technology Development - www.philconsortium.com

Bio Note.

Introducing Dr. Nicamil K. Sanchez, PhD.

 

Dr. Nick is a prominent figure in the fields of social work, research, and technology development. With a distinguished career spanning various domains, Dr. Sanchez has made significant contributions to academia and society.

 

As the Chief Executive Officer of Philippine Consortium Inc., Dr. Sanchez leads initiatives aimed at fostering social welfare and human development research. His role underscores his commitment to advancing knowledge and improving the lives of individuals and communities.  His start-up company www.philconsortium.com is the leading and most trusted by university, research institute, colleges business organizations, NGOs’, and international orgs for their research software and Artificial Intelligence needs.

With a PhD in Social Work from Australian Catholic University (ACU), Dr. Sanchez stands as the first Filipino to have completed such a doctoral degree and returned to his homeland to serve. His academic achievements have been recognized internationally, earning him the prestigious Australian Leadership Awards and Outstanding Alumni of Australian Catholic University. Currently, he is also an Adjunct Research Faculty of University of the Philippines, Manila- National Institute for Health, Research Consultant of the University of Makati, and part-time Social Work faculty at St. Mary’s College QC.  Dr. Nick is also a former active Military Professor as part of the Corps of Professors, AFP and now a Reservist with a rank of MAJOR at AFPRESCOM.

 

Dr. Nick finished a Master's in Public Management at the Development Academy of the Philippines through the Ramon Magsaysay Jr. scholarship, Postgraduate Degree in Gerontology and Geriatrics at the University of Malta United Nations Institute on Ageing through Merck scholarship.  Dr. Nick is also a Visiting Fellow at Oxford University Institute of Ageing through the Help the Aged scholarship and have presented in prestigious international and local academic conferences.. 

 

Beyond academia, Dr. Sanchez has served in Philippine Red Cross-National Office as Head of Welfare Department, Social Welfare Officer IV in DSWD Central Office, UP Diliman as an Assistant Professor and a part-time Research Assistant and International Student Adviser at Australian Catholic University.  As a Registered Social Worker, overseeing a network of over 500 volunteers nationwide. Through initiatives like the United Registered Social Workers, he has provided invaluable support, offering free and confidential psychological first aid and counseling during critical times such as the Covid-19 pandemic.  His company continuously support conferences and forum for the advancement of knowledge and provides support to local public schools through its “Adopt a public school in rural areas” as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility program.

Dr. Sanchez's innovative spirit is evident in his pioneering use of technology, particularly NVivo, Wolfram Mathematica, XLStat, Citavi, Piktochart, OriginLab, Eviews and many more in research policy, program development, and data analytics. His groundbreaking work has established him as a trailblazer in integrating technology into social sciences and education.

Notably, Dr. Sanchez's contributions extend beyond the Philippines. As the first Filipino Academic Visitor at the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing in the United Kingdom and with a postgraduate diploma in Gerontology and Geriatrics at the University of Malta, he has contributed to global discussions on aging, social welfare program and policy as well as in Artificial Intelligence.

Education

2015-2017

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CONTACT INFORMATION

09 Symphony Luxury Tower II, Quezon City / 51 P. Sta Cruz Village, Borol 1st Balagtas, Bulacan

Mobile: 0917 - 328 - 4458

Email: drnicamilsanchez@gmail.com

Website: www.philconsortium.com

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

2011-2015

PhD in Social Work

Australian Catholic University - Canberra Campus

2008

Academic Visitor

Oxford University Institute of Population Ageing, United Kingdom

Oct. 2006-2007

Post Graduate in Gerontology and Geriatrics

University of Malta European Centre of Gerontology and Geriatrics

1996-2000

Bachelor of Science, Major in Social Work

University if the City of Manila

General Luna St., Intramuros, Manila, Philippines

Feb-Apr 2007

Technical Administrative Service Military Orientation Course (TASMOC) - ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES

Health Service Command

AWARDS, DISTINCTIONS, FELLOWSHIPS

Australian Catholic University International Contributions Awards 2019

Outstanding Social Worker of the Philippines 2019

Natatanging Balagtasenyo 2019

International Book Publications Awards 2017 (University of the Philippines - Diliman)

Australian Leadership Awards 2011

Oxford University Institute of Ageing (Academic Visitor) 2008

Help the Aged Fellowship 2008 (United Kingdom)

United Nations Institute of Ageing and Merck Institute Scholarship 2006

Ramon Magsaysay Jr. Scholarship Awards 2005

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Jan 2021 - July 2021

Adjunct Research Faculty of Institute of Aging

University of the Philippines Manila

The Health Sciences Center

www.upm.edu.ph

Feb - Sept 2018

Manager

Philippine Red Cross

National Office

2017

Probationary 2nd Lieutenant

Corps of Professors

Armed Forces of the Philippines

2015 - 2016

Assistant Professor

University of the Philippines - Diliman

College of Social Work and Community Development

July 2015 - Present

Chief Executive Officer

Philippine Consortium for Social Welfare and Human Development Research, Inc.

www.philconsortium.com

Jan 2013 - 2014

International Student Adviser

Australian Catholic University

2012 - 2013

Research Associate (Part-time)

Calvary Palliative Care Research Centre

Oct - Dec 2013

Research Associate (Part-time)

National School of Social Work

Sept 2011

Department of Human Services - Commonwealth Office

National Social Work Team - Leadership Placement

Mar - Jun 2011

Research Associate (Part-time)

Institute of Child Protection

Australian Catholic University, Australia

Term I & II, 2010

Assistant Professor IV

University of the City of Manila

Department of Social Work

2006 - Jan 2010

Social Welfare Officer IV (Supervisory Level)

Social Technology Bureau

Social Welfare Officer III

2003 - 2005

Policy and Planning Research Development

Department of Social Welfare and Development

Central Office

2000 - 2002

Social Worker

Philippine National Red Cross
National Headquarters

Social Services Division

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY

  • "Book for A Cause" donation of more than 20,000 books to Day Care, rural schools as the National President of ACU Postgraduate Association (i.e. Payatas, Quezon City, Basey Samar Elementary School, University of Southern Philippines, Panabo Elementary School Davao, Western Mindanao State University).

  • One percent (1%) donation from the amount of the business deal of the Philippine Consortium to suggested charitable organization of the customer.

  • Feeding program in various day care center.

International Conference and Paper Presentation

  • 2016 World Social Work and Social Development Conference in Seoul, South Korea (Presentor with scholarship) "Analysis of the Social Protection for Filipino Older Persons"

  • 2016 Philippine Social Science Council National Conference Lyceum, Batangas (Speaker) "Using Technology in Qualitative Research"

  • 2016 Philippine Population Institure National Scholarship, Ilocos Sur (Speaker with scholarship) "Active Ageing in the Philippines"

  • 2015 Philippine Society of Geriatrics and Gerontology National Conference August 2015 Luxent Hotel, Quezon City, Philippines (Plenary speaker) "Socio-Demographic Factors of Successful Ageing"​​

  • 2014 World Social Work and Social Development Conference, Melbourne Australia (One (1) Oral Presentation and co-author in two (2) Oral Presentation)

  • 2013 Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Sydney Australia (Two (2) Oral Paper Presentation)

  • 2013 British Society of Gerontology 42nd National Conference in Oxford University "Does Socio-Demographic Variables Hinder the Attainment of Successful Ageing: Not in the Philippines" (Oral Presentation)

  • 2012 Australian Association of Gerontology (Oral Presentation) "Health Promoting Palliative Care in End of Life Care for the Older Person"

  • 2012 Emerging Researchers om Ageing Conference, Brisbane, November "Successful Ageing in Asia and the Pacific" (Oral Presentation)

  • 2012 Asia Pacific Sociological Conference, Ateneo de Manila University, October "Is There An Elderly Vote" (Oral Presentation)

  • 2012 World Social Work and Social Development Conference, July 07-12 Stockholm, Sweden (Three (3) Oral Presentation)

  • 2012 11th Asia Pacific Sociological Conference: Sociology and Social Transformation in the Asia Pacific Region (One (1) Oral Presentation) "Is There An Elderly Vote"

  • 2011 Asia/Oceania Regional Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics Poster Presentation "Long Term Care in the Philippines and the Challenges to Social Work Practice" (One (1) Poster Presentation)

  • 2011 ACT - ACT Australian Association of Gerontology Student Group 3rd Annual Intergenerational Forum the Ageing Boom: Current Research and Future Challenges "Promoting Active Ageing in the Philippines"

  • 2010 World Social Work and Social Development Conference, Hong Kong, (Two (2) Oral Presentation)

  • 2010 International Federation on Ageing 10th Global Conference, Melbourne Australia, (Two (2) Oral Presentation)

  • 2009 Asia Pacific Junior Geontology and Geriatrics Conference, Seoul National University (One (1) Oral Presentation)

  • 2008 Speaker, Philippine Society of Geriatric Medicine Convention (One (1) Oral Plenary Presentation on Elderly Abuse in the Philippines

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

March 2012 - Present

Research Associate

Calvary Palliative Care Research Centre

2010

Research Associate

ACU Institute of Child Protection

With high knowledge and expertise on using NVIVO PLUS and Predictive Analytic Software 21 (SPS S)

PUBLICATIONS/CONFERENCE PRESENTATION

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2017) Brill publications Critical Readings in Southeast Asia http://www.brill.com/products/reference-work/critical-readingsageing-southeast-asia-2-vols

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2016) The Philippines: Ensuring Inclusion to Community Responses to Youth Justice (Palgrave Macmillan London) DOI: 10.1057/978-1-137-43397-8 

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2015) Successful Aging in the Philippines: Developing the Baseline Data in the Malay Context, Philippine Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology Volume One https://www.psgg.org.ph/research-publications/philippine-journal-of-geriatrics-and-gerontology-volume-1

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2015) The Filipino Senior Citizen; At a Glance (Publication on-going Journal on Critical Review)

  • Abagat, Emely and Sanchez, Nicamil Multi-Cultural Family: Promoting Harmony and Cultural Integration published by the Catholic University of Korea: CM PRESS ISBN 978-89-7257-459-0

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2013) Successful Ageing in the Philippines (Book of  abstracts) www.ageing.ox.ac.uk/.../Conference%20Programme%20&%20Book%2

  • Sanchez, Nicamil and Rosenberg, John. (2012), Health Promoting Palliative Care in End of Life Care for the Elderly. Special Edition Oral Presentation Abstract, Australian Journal on Ageing

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2012), Successful ageing in Asia and the Pacific (peer reviewed paper) Emerging Researchers on Ageing conference paper published by the University of Queensland   http://www.era.edu.au/ERA+2012

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2008), Management Manual for Office of the Office of the Senior Citizens Affairs and Senior Citizen Office. Pasig City, Philippines: Development Academy of the Philippines http://www.dap.edu.ph/?p=1943 

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2008), The Filipino Senior Citizen: At A Glance. Research Committee International Sociological. Retrieved from http://www.rc11-sociology-of-aging.org/country-reports 

  • Sanchez, Nicamil (2009), Rapid Assessment on the Senior Citizens Center. DSWD Social Welfare and Development Journal. Quezon City: Philippines

  • Book Chapter contributor “Thinking Migration” published by the Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office http://www.acmro.catholic.org.au/index.php?option=com_content&view= article&id=12&Itemid=28 

  • Part of the Research Team: Evaluation of the Supporting Children After Separation Program and Post Separation Cooperative Parenting programs http://www.ag.gov.au/FamiliesAndMarriage/Families/FamilyLawSystem/D ocuments/Archived%20family%20law%20publications/Evaluation%20of% 20the%20Supporting%20Children%20After%20Separation%20Program% 20and%20Post%20Separation%20Cooperative%20Parenting%20%20Acce ssible.pdf 

  • Conference Rapporteur, Ninth Asia/Oceania Regional Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics 23–27 October 2011, Melbourne, Australia “Ageing well together: regional perspectives http://www.iagg.info/sites/default/files/IAGG_Asia_Oceania_2011_Region al_Congress_Report.pdf

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • National President, Australian Catholic University Postgraduate Association 2013 - 2014

  • Convenor, World Social Work and Social Development Early Career Researcher and PhD student (Written a position paper for the group published by the International Federation of Social Workers http://cdn.ifsw.org/assets/ifsw_120011-1.pdf

  • International Student Representative, Council of Australian Postgraduate Association 2013

  • Postgraduate Representative, Australian Association of Social Worker 2013

  • Deputy Student Representative, Australian Association of Gerontology ACT Chapter

  • Student Representative, Emerging Researchers on Ageing in Australia

  • Member, Australian Association of Gerontology

  • Member, Philippine Association of Social Workers

  • Member, Bulacan Chamber of Commerce

  • Associate Member, Philippine Society of Geriatric Medicine

  • Member, United Kingdom General Social Care Council

Student organizations start fundraising initiatives for victims of Typhoon Haiyan

Diane Leow on December 05, 2013

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Photo: UK Department for International Development, via Flickr

Student organisations in Australia have put together fundraising initiatives for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan, which struck  the Philippines in November this year.

International student peak body Council of International Students Australia (CISA), Australian National University's Regulatory Institutions Network, the University of Tasmania, as well as the Australian Catholic University's National Student's Association are among student groups who have collected donations to help disaster relief efforts.

The United Nations estimates 11 million people have been affected by the typhoon, with around 600,000 left homeless.

Reconstruction costs have been estimated at around $6 billion.

CISA has started an aide initiative, 'CISA Story of International Humanitarian', to provide students and organizations the opportunity to contribute in helping the victims of Haiyan.

CISA president Thomson Ch'ng believes this initiative will unite international students and the education sector to contribute humanitarian aid.

"CISA appreciates how disasters of this magnitude can affect on shore international students who still have families and friends in those countris. What's more, CISA undestands the importance of contributing to the call for international aid to both countries, as international students of the Philippines and Vietnam are a significant part of the international student community in Australia", said Ch'ng.

Nicamil K. Sanchez, an Australian Leadership Award scholar who is from the Philippines, has been appointed as the project coordinator for the CISA campaign.

"I felt privileged to be able to assist in coordination this fundraising campaign for CISA. Besides advocating for the needs of international students, this project will allow CISA to stand together with the Filipino and the Vietnamese students in Australia in responding to the humanitarian needs in the countries affected", said Sanchez.

Students who wish to contribute to CISA's fundraising initiative for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan can do so online.

A SILENT PLAGUE:
Understanding People with Mental Disorders
from a Social Work Perspective

Ikinagagalak naming ipakilala sa inyo si G. Nicamil Sanchez, PhD na isa sa mga magiging tagapagbahagi ng kanyang mga kaalaman para sa gaganaping webinar na pinamagatang “A Silent Plague: Understanding People with mental disorder from a Social Work Perspective.”

Nag-umpisa siyang magsapraktika ng kanyang propesyon bilang isang Social Worker sa Philippine National Red Cross.

Naging isa siyang Social Welfare Officer IV sa Social Technology Bureau. Siya rin ay naging Research Associate sa Australian Catholic University at National Schools of Social Work. Sa kasalukuyan siya ay nanunungkulan bilang isang Chief Executive Officer sa Philippines Consortium Inc.

Siya rin ay aktibo pagdating sa pagbibigay tulong sa lipunan tulad naman lang nang inilunsad niyang “Book for A Cause” na may layuning makapagbigay ng mga libro sa mahihirap na pook. Nagsasagawa rin siya ng mga feeding program sa iba’t ibang day care center.

Kaya’t ano pang inyong hinihintay magparehistro na sa aming webinar at matuto sa mga bagay na makatutulong sa pagpapatibay ng ating pang-unawa sa aspeto ng kalusugang pang-mental.

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A social worker, Nicamil Sanchez PhD organised the United Registered Social Workers to assist through online and telephone counselling COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Social Workers are also active in the frontline fighting the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Nicamil Sanchez was an Australia Awards Scholarship Awardee in 2015

  • May 22 is Philippine-Australia Friendship Day

'COVID-19 changed how we Filipinos connect with our family, friends and neighbours' says Nicamil Sanchez

Nicamil Sanchez, PhD was recognized for his efforts as a social work at the International Contribution Award at the ACU Alumni Awards 2019

Doc Nick, CEO of www.philconsortium.com is a former active Military Professor and now an active Reservist with a rank of MAJOR AFPRESCOM Camp Aguinaldo!

Nicamil Sanchez, PhD was recognized for his efforts as a social work at the International Contribution Award at the ACU Alumni Awards 2019

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