Current Positions / Organizational Affiliations

Current Position/s

  • Professor, UP Baguio (1996-present); current: Professor 9
  • UP Scientist 1

Professional Organizations

  • President, Philippine Nurses Association, 2019
  • Founding President: Philippine Nursing Research Society, Inc. (2008-2016); Member, Council of Leaders, 2017-
  • Member: Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Iota Chapter, California, USA; 2007-present)
  • Chairperson: PNA, Publications Committee (2008-2016; Editor-in-Chief – Philippine Journal of Nursing (2008 to present)
  • Chair/Member: PNA-House of Delegates (2007-present)
  • Governor, Philippine Nurses Association for the Cordillera Administrative Region (2018-2019)
  • President, UERMMMCI Alumni Association (Phil) 2015-present
  • Coordinator, Philippine Health Social Sciences Association-CAR (2004-2015)
  • Member, KASARIAN Gender Studies Program, UP Baguio (2004-present)
  • Chair, BOT, Luke Foundation (2012-2014); Vice Chair, 2015-2017; Chair, Primary Health Care Program (2017-2019)
  • Chair, BOT, Community Health Education and Services in the Cordillera Region, Inc. (2015-2017)
  • Member, Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors (PAMJE) (2012-present); Vice President for External Affairs (2017-2019)
  • Member, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Editors (APAME) (2012-present); Executive Vice-President 2019-2020
  • Chair, Capability Building Committee, Cordillera Region Health Research Consortium (2008 to present)
  • Honorary President, Royal Institution of Singapore (2015-2016); Member, 2017
  • Fellow of the Royal Institute of Nurses (2012-present)
  • Member, Royal Institute Research Journal International Review Board (2015-2017)
  • Member, Understanding the Social World: A Research Group, Inc. (2015 – present)
  • Founding President: Cordillera Center for Research and Health Concerns (2015-present)
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Cordillera Review (Publication of the University of the Philippines Baguio) (2016-present)
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Qualitative Report (Publication of the Nova Southeaster University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA (invited in January 2018; appointed December 2018)
  • Facilitator, National Writing Training Workshop of the PCHRD and PAMJE (conducted 2x a year) since 2015-present
  • WHO-WPRIM Observer during Annual Meetings (2016, 2017, 2018)