Josef “Popo” Soller, MD-MBA, ACC is one of the active drivers of putting more emphasis on the preventive aspect of overall health in the healthcare system of the Philippines. Using life coaching as his main tool, Popo aims to guide and equip people on their Wellness, Life Vision, and Personal Development. With his strong ability to connect with different kinds of people in their passion points, a session with him is always fun, memorable, and transformative.
Popo graduated with a degree in BS Biology from the Ateneo de Manila University in 2009. He finished his Doctors of Medicine and Masters in Business Administration in the Ateneo School of Medicine and Public Health (ASMPH) in 2014 and then passed the Physician’s Licensure Exam the same year. When he realized that there was an unmet need for doctors who specialize in Wellness and Preventive Medicine, he trained and finished his Accelerated Coach Training Program under Benchmark Consulting Inc, in 2015 and got his Accredited Certified Coach in Mid-2018.
Aside from having a strong coaching background, he has been very active in the academe. He was a former instructor at the Ateneo-Department of Biology for various subjects including Comparative Anatomy, Histology, and Gastro-Intestinal Biology and Nutrition. Currently, he teaches future life savers by being part of the faculty of ASMPH as a lecturer in Pharmacology, faculty for Learning Experience in Communities, and an internal coach and formator for Leadership and Formations.
Currently, he is a wellness consultant of Active One Health Inc., as Program Design Head and resident life coach for corporate wellness programs and fairs. Aside from these, his endeavors include facilitating workshops related to goal setting, lifestyle change, and stress and time management.