Philippine Interprofessional Education and Collaboration Network
Dr. Michael Sy is one of the co-founders of the Philippine Interprofessional Education and Collaboration Network or PHIPEC Net. After finishing his BSc Occupational Therapy and MHPEd degrees from the University of the Philippines, Dr. Sy pursued his Ph.D. in Occupational Therapy from the Tokyo Metropolitan University and completed post-graduate certificates in Interprofessional Education from Gunma University, Japan (2013) and Research Perspectives on Interprofessional Education Learning and Collaboration within Practices of Health Care and Social Services from Linköping University, Sweden (2019). Dr. Sy is a recognized Associate Member of the DOST-National Research Council of the Philippines as a testament of his scholarly publications in interprofessional education and practice and occupational therapy. Moreover, he has recently been designated as an Editorial Fellow of the Journal of Interprofessional Care (published by Taylor and Francis Group) and serves as a member of the Research Group from the Centre for the Advancement of Interprofessional Education (CAIPE), United Kingdom.