About the candidate: Professor Santos is Executive Director, Graduate and New Program, College of Allied Health Studies, University of Makati. His Technical Competencies include:
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Practitioner - Non invasive Acupuncture; Color Acupuncture; Tuina Massage; Moxibustion; Guasha; Balance Taping Medicine, CAM in Sports Athlete; Oriental Medicine; Hilot Massage; Wellness Massage. He developed Guasha Tools (Carabao Horn Massager).
Research Panel - Adviser and Consultant for Post Graduate and Undergraduate Program University of Makati and other Hospital.
Program and Project Planning - Management, Monitoring and Evaluation. Familiar with area-based planning, strategic planning, situational analysis, FHSIS and community diagnosis.
Training Design - Course Syllabus, Needs Assessment.
Community health and development - Graduate and Undergraduate allied health Program, K11, K12, OBE.
Operational Research - Substantial experience in field based operation research.
Survey Research - Familiar with sampling, questionnaire design, data collection, management and data analysis.
Epidemiology and Surveillance - Strong familiarity with Outbreak Response, Immunization like Acute Flaccid Paralysis, Neonatal Tetanus, and Measles.
Expanded Program on Immunization - Strongly familiarity with immunizable Disease, Cold Chain Management, Adverse-Event on Field Immunization.
Public Health Nurse - Care of Maternal and Child, Safe Motherhood and Child Health, Safe Motherhood on Family Planning, Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases, Promotion of healthy lifestyle and Health Education and Promotion Campaign.
Paramedics - Emergency Transport, Search and Rescue, Disaster Preparedness and Management.
Indexing Terms: Guasha Therapy; carabao horn; community health; Philippines.