Editorial Team

As part of good publication practices, all editors of the PJP (editor-in-chief, vice editor-in-chief, editorial board, associate editors, advisers) are required to disclose any potential conflict of interest, including current or recent financial relationships with any commercial entity whose products or services may be contained in the journal content. The Editor COI Disclosure Form shall be accomplished and submitted on an annual basis. All disclosures shall be made available to the public through the PJP website page. This policy follows the recommendations of the International Committee of Medical Journals Editors (ICMJE) and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).


Dr. Amado Tandoc III   |Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Philippines

*Disclosure: Dr. Tandoc has nothing to disclose

Vice Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Francis G. Moria | St. Luke's College of Medicine, Quezon City, Philippines

Associate Editors

Dr. Ivy A. Rosales | Massachusetts General Hospital, United States

*Dr. Rosales is an Associate Editor of the Frontiers in Transplantation.

Dr. Frances Saura-Sanchez |Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center, San Fernando, La Union, Philippines

Dr. Marie Christine F. Bernardo |St. Luke's Medical Center, Global City, Philippines

Dr. Ann Margaret Villarosa Chang |St. Luke's Medical Center, Philippines

*Disclosure: Dr. Chang has nothing to disclose

Dr. Farrah Kristine Fontilla-Santiago |Philippines

Dr. Maricel Regino-Ribo | National Reference Laboratory-STD AIDS Cooperative Central Laboratory, San Lazaro Hospital, Philippines

Editorial Board Members

Dr. Agustina D. Abelardo | Manila Doctors Hospital, Philippines 

*Dr. Abelardo has nothing to disclose.

Dr. Jose Carnate Jr. | College of Medicine, University of the Philippines Manila

Ms. Rizalina F. Chua | Metropolitan Medical Center, Philippines

Dr. Nelson T. Geraldino | University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital, Philippines

Dr. Evelina N. Lagamayo | University of Santo Tomas, España Manila; St Luke's Medical Center-GC Chinese General Hospital & Medical Centre, Philippines

Dr. Raymundo W. Lo | St. Luke's Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines

*Disclosure: Dr. Lo has nothing to disclose.

Dr. Miguel Martin N. Moreno II |BioRisk Association of the Philippines 2015, Inc.

*Disclosure: Dr. Moreno receives grants for the following - US Department of State Biosecurity Engagement Program Cooperative Threat Reduction ( US DOS BEP CTR)  Project  (2016-present), Health Security Partners (HSP) project (2017-present), Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) projects (2022-2023); receives professional fees for the biosafety biosecurity consultancy in the design and planning of the Virology and Vaccine Institute of the Philippines (DOST project) (2022-present); receives professional fees for lectures, presentations and review courses, module speakership from the BioRisk Association of the Philippines 2015, Inc. and PAMET Inc.; receives funding grants from US DOS BEP, Asia Pacific Biosafety Association, HSP, SNL, International Federation of Biosafety Association, Ottawa, Canada for attending virtual conferences or in-person abroad plus per diem; participates in the safety establishing and monitoring of BRAP Membership and Projects Database (no fees collected); Immediate Past President of BRAP 2015; Vice Chair of IFBA; ExCo member of A-PBA; Reviewer of the PJP; receives stock  dividends from the Far Eastern University; reimburses training material expenses for the BRAP Certified Biosafety Training Course from US DOS BEP CTR.

Dr. Januario D. Veloso | National Kidney and Transplant Institute, Philippines

*Disclosure: Dr. Veloso has nothing to disclose.

Dr. Socorro C. Yanez |East Avenue Medical Center, Philippines

Dr. Rowen T. Yolo | University of Santo Tomas, España, Manila, Philippines

Editorial Board Advisers

+Dr. Jose Ma. C. Avila

Dr. Marissa A. Orillaza | Institutional Ethics Review Board, Philippine Heart Center

Dr. Marita V.T. Reyes | Philippine Health Research Ethics Board

*Disclosure: Dr. Reyes receives research grants for the Women's Health Care Foundation from the DOST-PCHRD; receives consulting fees for the technical and ethical evaluation of research proposals from the DOST; receives speaker fees from DOST Councils, PCHRD, PCAARRD; Board of Trustees for the Women's Health Care Foundation.