Secretary of Health (Philippines)

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The Secretary of Health (Filipino: Kalihim ng Kalusugan) is the Cabinet of the Philippines member in charge of the Department of Health. The current Secretary is Enrique Ona.

List of Secretaries of Health[edit]

(*) Acting Capacity

# Name Term Began Term Ended President
Secretary of Public Instruction, Health, and Public Welfare
1 Sergio Osmeña 1941 1944 Manuel Quezon
Secretary of Health and Public Welfare
2 Basilio Valdes 1945 1945 Sergio Osmeña
3 Jose Locsin 1945 1946
4 Antonio Villarama 1946 1953 Manuel Roxas
Elpidio Quirino
Secretary of Health
5 Alfredo Bengzon 1987 1992 Corazon Aquino
6 Antonio Periquet 1991 1992
7 Juan Flavier 1992 1995 Fidel Ramos
8 Jaime Galvez-Tan 1995 1995
9 Hilarion Ramiro, Jr. 1995 1996
10 Carmencita Reodica 1996 1998
11 Dr. Felipe Estrella 1998 1998 Joseph Estrada
12 Dr. Alberto G. Romualdez 1998 2001
13 Manuel Dayrit 2001 2005 Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
14 Francisco T. Duque III 2005 2009
15 Esperanza Cabral 2009 June 30, 2010
16 Enrique Ona June 30, 2010 Incumbent Benigno S. Aquino III