DIAZ, Joselito B.

DIAZ, Joselito B.

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Academic Qualifications

Research Highlights

Research Interests

Academic Qualifications

Degrees

  • Doctor of Medicine (Magna cum Laude), University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 1999
  • Master of Science in Hospital Administration, St. Bernadette of Lourdes College – Quezon City, 2018
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (Cum Laude), University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 1995

Eligibility

  • Licensed Physician, Republic of the Philippines

Research Highlights

  • Initiated studies on food insecurity and resilience among urban poor Filipinos
  • Initiated studies on health access behavior among urban poor Filipinos living with tuberculosis

Research Interests

  • Food Security
  • Health Vulnerability
  • Disaster Resilience
  • Social Gerontology

Courses Handled

Major Recognitions

Professional Activities

Courses Handled

Undergraduate Level

  • Anatomy
  • Biological Science
  • Medical-Surgical Foundations for Adult Physical Dysfunction
  • Neuroscience for Communication
  • Neuroscience in Occupational Therapy

Major Recognitions

  • 2019 Interns’ Choice for Best Teacher in the Basic Sciences, UST Department of Occupational Therapy
  • Top 5 in the 2000 Physician Licensure Examinations, Professional Regulation Commission

Professional Activities

  • Clerkship Supervisor, UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery Department of Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine (2018-present)
  • Training Officer in Neurology, UST Hospital Department of Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine (2018-present)
  • Consultant, Diliman Doctors Hospital, Inc., Mary Chiles General Hospital, University of Santo Tomas Hospital, World Citi Medical Center
  • Member, Philippine Medical Association (2000-present)
  • Regular Member, Philippine Psychiatric Association (2006-present)
  • Fellow, Philippine Neurological Association (2006-present)
  • Fellow, Philippine College of Psychopharmacology (2011-present)
  • Member, Philippine College of Physicians (2014-present)

Selected Publications

Researches

  • Lipardo, D.S., Leung, A.Y.M., Gabuyo, C.M.A., Escuadra, C.J.T., Leung, P.A., Aseron, A.M.C., Hernandez, K.A.V., Diaz, J.B., & Tsang, W.W.N. (2020). Cross-Cultural Adaptation and PsychometricProperties of the Falls Efficacy Scale-International in Filipino Community-Dwelling Older Adults. Disability and Rehabilitation, 42(9), 1292-1298. 

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