University of Santo Tomas; PHIPEC Network
Catherine is an instructor at the College of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines with a master in Health Profession Education. She is the Managing Editor of the Philippine Journal of Allied Health Sciences and the Member Secretary of their Ethics Review Committee. Her research interest and expertise on research, education and physical therapy has led to her national and international research presentations, lectures, workshops, and publications. As a champion for IPEC, she has been part of an interdisciplinary research collaboration for a mobile application with the UST Hospital Benavides Cancer Institute, co-lead an interprofessional, cross-cultural and online learning and research activity with Hong Kong Polytechnic University and co-chaired the first Philippine Interprofessional Education and Collaboration Conference 2018. At present, she serves as the Treasurer of the Philippine Physical Therapy Association and a Congress Program Committee Member of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress 2021.