The Philippine Journal of Allied Health Sciences

The Official Publication of the College of Rehabilitation Sciences-University of Santo Tomas

Its mission is to produce quality researches on physical and occupational clinical practice, fitness and exercise that will enhance performance, promote wellness in the prevention of diseases and improve function among healthy and physically challenged individuals.
PJAHS is a peer reviewed journal which encourages authors to publish original scholarly articles in the field of human biomechanics, exercise physiology, physical activity in pediatrics and geriatrics, ergonomics, physiologic profiling of athletes, sports injury monitoring and clinical practice patterns.
Editor-in-Chief
  • Ivan Neil B. Gomez, PhD
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Associate Editors
  • Donald Lipardo, PhD
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Donald Manlapaz, PhD
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Managing Editors
  • Catherine Joy Escuadra, MHPED
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Kim Gerald Medallon, MHPED
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Review Board
  • Valentin Dones III, PhD
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Reil Vinard Espino, MSHMS
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Paulin Grace M. Espino, MASPED
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Karen Leslie Pineda, MPH
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Editorial Advisory Board
  • Consuelo G. Suarez, PhD, MD
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Anne Marie C. Aseron, MSPT
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Ethics Consultant
  • Anna Lea Enriquez, MD
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Editorial Staff
  • Archelle Callejo, MSPH
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Zyra Villamor, MOH
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Lyle Patrick Tangcuangco, MSPT
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Jazzmine Gale Flores, PTRP
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
International Academic Editors
  • Genejane Adarlo, MD, PhD
    Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines
  • Tsuyoshi Asai, PhD
    Kansai Medical University, Japan
  • Alvin Atlas, MSPT
    Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Australia
  • Katerina Los Baños-Atlas, MRS, OTRP, OT
    Autism Spectrum Australia, Australia
  • Stephanie Balid-Attwell, OTR, PhD
    National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia
  • Umar Mohammad Bello, PT, MsC
    Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Rumpa Boonsinsukh, PhD
    Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand
  • Mary Monica Bueno, MD, FPARM
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Ke-Vin Chang, MD, PhD
    National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan
  • Supat Chupradit, PhD
    Chiang Mai University, Thailand
  • Jesus Alfonso Datu, PhD
    Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Janine Margarita Dizon, MSPT, PhD
    Joanna Briggs Institute, Australia
  • Marian Grace Gabor, PhD
    Fatima College of Health Sciences, UAE
  • Karen Grimmer, PhD
    Stellenbosch University, South Australia
  • Joel Guerrero, MA, OTRP, OTR/L
    SHG Therapy External, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Usa Karukunchit, PhD
    Saint Louis College, Thailand
  • Masayoshi Kubo, PT, ScD
    Niigata University of Health and Welfare, Japan
  • Cynthia Lai, OTR, PhD
    Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Lucylynn Lizarondo, PhD
    Joanna Briggs Institute, Australia
  • Ritzmond Loa RN, PhDc
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Steve Milanese, PhD
    University of South Australia, Australia
  • Ruth Segal, OTR, PhD
    Seton Hall University, USA
  • Sean Sullivan, PhD
    California Baptist University, USA
  • Davynn GH Tan, PhD
    Ministry of Health, Singapore
  • Jou Yin Teoh, MSc
    Brunel University, London
  • Gian Carlo Torres, PhD
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Atsuhiro Tsubaki, PhD
    Niigata University of Health and Welfare, Japan
  • Jeric Uy, PhD
    University of South Australia, Australia
  • Les Paul Valdez, MAN, RN
    University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Jana Patricia Valdez, PhD
    Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Candace Vickers, CCC-CLP, PhD
    California Baptist University, USA
  • Alexander Miles Yiu, MScOT, HKROT
    Orient Speech Therapy (China) Limited, China
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