Department of Occupational Therapy

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Updates

Latest News and Events

December 12, 2019 Occupational Therapy faculty, alumni present papers in inclusive education conference
October 4, 2019 ITSO conducts IP 101 seminar for Occupational Therapy students
August 29, 2019 Sagun-Ongtangco of Occupational Therapy presents paper on parent, teacher transition to disability-inclusive settings
August 29, 2019 Medallon of Occupational Therapy presents paper on OT roles of public school professionals
August 16, 2019 UST is top performing school in August 2019 occupational therapy boards, 8 in Top 10
August 11, 2019 UST Occupational Therapy Department holds seminar-workshop on Feeding Assessment, Intervention for Pediatric Therapists
February 8, 2018 UST is 3rd top performing school in February 2018 occupational therapy boards
February 13, 2017 Mandaluyong City recognizes Rehab Sciences for service through internship
February 8, 2017 UST is 2nd top performing school in Feb. 2017 occupational therapy boards, grads in top 10
January 21, 2017 Uy appointed Member of CHEd Technical Committee for Occupational Therapy Education
August 19, 2016 OT faculty members take oath as new PACUCOA Accreditors
August 10, 2016 De Jesus, Veras land in Top 5, lead 42 new OT in Aug. 2016 boards
June 30, 2016 Balid, Escuadra join team to develop mobile app that monitors patients under cancer care
June 17, 2016 Blanco, Villareal, BS OT, attend June-July summer program of University of British Columbia
May 31, 2016 BS Occupational Therapy program receives highest accreditation level
September 17, 2015 Uy, Balid of OT complete the NCI-USAID Implementation Science Master Course
September 11, 2015 Avanzadom Mendoza, BSOT, participate in NUWH Japan seminar on inter-professional education
September 9, 2015 Igna, Gomez, Morato complete Compumedics Neuroscan Curry 7 Course
August 13, 2015 UST recognized as the only top performing school in Aug. 2015 Occupational Therapy board exams; 2 grads enter top 5
June 1, 2014 UST introduces first MS in Occupational Therapy in the Philippine

Administration and Faculty Members

Asst. Prof. Kathlene Anne V. Hernandez, MHPEd, Chair

Asst. Prof. Kim Gerald G. Medallon, MHPEd, Internship Supervisor

Faculty Members

ANGELES, Byron S. (Instructor 4)

Degrees

  • Doctor of Medicine (Magna cum Laude(University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Fellow (Philippine Orthopaedic Association, Inc. – Philippines)
  • Diplomate (Philippine Board of Orthopaedics, Inc. – Philippines)

BALID, Stephanie Ann G. (Assistant Professor 1 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1)

Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Psychology (Cum Laude(University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

BERMEJO, Charles T. (Instructor 2 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1)

Degrees

  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

BORJA, Niña Francesca R. (Instructor 1)

Degree

  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DIAZ, Joselito B. (Instructor 5)

Degrees

  • Doctor of Medicine (Magna cum Laude(University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (Cum Laude(University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Fellow in Neurology (The Philippine Neurological Association – Philippines)

ESPINO, Paulin Grace M. (Instructor 4 / Lecturer 4)

Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Special Education (With Distinction) (St. Scholastica’s College – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

GABUYO, Cherry May A. (Instructor 3)

Degrees

  • Master in Gerontology (Miriam College – Quezon City, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

GOMEZ, Ivan Neil B. (Instructor 5)

Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Special Education (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

GONZALEZ, Vanessa Anne C. (Assistant Professor 3)

Degrees

  • Doctor of Medicine (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

GUTAY, Ma. Carol Mae B. (Instructor 3 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1)

Degrees

  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

HERNANDEZ, Kathlene Anne V. (Assistant Professor 2)

Degrees

  • Master of Health Professions Education (University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LOKIN, Johnny K. (Assistant Professor 3)

Degrees

  • Doctor of Medicine (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Zoology (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Fellow in Neurology (The Philippine Neurological Association – Philippines)

MEDALLON, Kim Gerald G. (Instructor 3)

Degrees

  • Master of Health Professions Education (University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

OLLET, Gillian B. (Instructor 3)

Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Education, major in Child Development Education (University of Asia and the Pacific – Quezon City, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

ONGTANGCO, Karen S. (Assistant Professor 5 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 5)

Degrees

  • Master of Rehabilitation Science (University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PIMENTEL, Paolo G. (Instructor 1)

Degree

  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (Cum Laude(University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SHIH, Edmund David C. (Instructor 3)

Degrees

  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Southern California – Los Angeles City, California, United States of America)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

TAN, Allan James T. (Instructor 1 / Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1)

Degrees

  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (Cum Laude(University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

TEE, Rachel Ann U. (Instructor 1)

Degree

  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

UY, Sally Jane H. (Associate Professor 1 / Associate Professorial Lecturer 1)

Degrees

  • Master in Business Administration in Health (Ateneo de Manila University – Quezon City, Philippines)
  • Master of Education, major in Educational Management (First Class Honours) (The University of Melbourne – Melbourne, Australia)
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy (Cum Laude(University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)