Four faculty members and five alumni of the UST College of Rehabilitation Sciences were appointed to the editorial board of the Philippine Journal of Physical Therapy (PhJPT), which was launched on July 24, 2021.
Serving as co-managing editor is Ms. Catherine Joy Escuadra while Prof. Valentin Dones, III, Ph.D., Assoc. Prof. Donald S. Lipardo, Ph.D., and Asst. Prof. Donald G. Manlapaz, Ph.D., are members-at-large of the editorial board.
Also members-at-large are CRS alumni Jeanette Lee, Ph.D. (San Francisco State University and University of California – San Francisco), Lucylynn Lizarondo, Ph.D. (University of Adelaide), and Jeric Uy, Ph.D. (University of South Australia). Mark Apostol (New York City, New York, USA) and Johann Justiniano dela Paz (Atascadero, California, USA) serve as senior manuscript reviewers.
The Philippine Journal of Physical Therapy (PhJPT), published by the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Library in Florida, USA, is an open-access, double-blind peer-reviewed journal managed by the Philippine Physical Therapy Association (PPTA). It provides a dedicated venue for physical therapists and students in physical therapy and related fields in the Philippines and other countries to participate in the production, evaluation, and publication of high-quality research to be delivered to the widest possible audience.