The Institute of Human Genetics (IHG) began in 1990 as the Medical Genetics Unit of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine which in 1999 became as one of the service and research oriented institutes of the National Institutes of Health-University of the Philippines Manila (NIH-UP). Since then all services of the Medical Genetics Unit were transferred to the Institute and is now the largest provider of genetic services in the country.


Contact Us


The office of the Institute of Human Genetics (IHG) is located at:
National Institutes of Health University of the Philippines Manila
Pedro Gil Street, Malate, Manila
Our Mailing Address:
Institute of Human Genetics P.O. Box 297 (Manila Central Post Office) Manila, Philippines 1000
Fax No. (632) 8526-9997
Tel No. (632) 8526-1725, (632) 5310-0788, (632) 5310-1780

Email ihg.upm@up.edu.ph