Gerardo Luis (Ikee) Dimaguila – Fellowship by Training Program Candidate

Gerardo Luis (Ikee) Dimaguila

Victoria, Australia

Available for placements from 2020

PhD Details

Ikee’s PhD explores the systematic design of an information framework that allows people to report how accessing and using their own health data, generated from various health information technologies, such as data gathered by rehabilitation centres, affect health and well-being. 


Ikee is an innovative health informatician with experience in software development and a particular interest in patient-generated health information. He is skilled in:

  • Qualitative and quantitative research design and analysis
  • Stakeholder engagement and management
  • User experience design and evaluation
  • Ethical risk assessment and compliance
  • Software development
  • Data management
  • Technical documentation


Ikee is innovative, with robust health informatics, user experience design and evaluation, adult education, and project management expertise. His leadership work ready and soft skills fostered the design of the national registry of neurological diseases in the Philippines. An intern at Alfred Health hospital in Melbourne, he identified and updated the hospital’s knowledge management system. He has been involved in graduate-level health informatics and engineering adult education. 

Ikee’s work experience combined with elected leadership roles during his PhD study have enhanced his suitability for project leader and systems analyst work placements that depend upon continued engagement with stakeholders of diverse backgrounds and interests.