About the Journal

The Philippine Journal of Advanced Nursing 

The Philippine Journal of Advanced Nursing (PJAN) is a peer-reviewed scientific nursing journal based in the Philippines and established in September 2022. PJAN provides a platform to nurses and other health related professionals who are committed to advancing nursing practice in the Philippines.  

The PJAN also accepts high quality submissions from authors anywhere in the world. 

Aims and Scope 

PJAN aims to advance nursing practice, and it welcomes high quality submissions such as original empirical research, systematic reviews, literature reviews, theoretical, philosophical, discursive articles, methodological papers, program development, implementation and evaluation, and policy papers. Guest editorials are also welcome in this journal. 

Article Categories:

a. Nursing Clinical Practice

b. Healthcare Systems

c. Community Health Improvement

d. Risk Mitigation Strategies

e. Nursing Education and Curriculum

f. Evaluation of Health/Nursing Programs

g. Health Policy and Advocacy 

Publication Frequency 

Triannual (Jan-April, May-Aug, and Sept-Dec) 

Licensing and Copyright 

Published articles in The Philippine Journal of Advanced Nursing are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License where authors retain the copyright of their published article provided the use is for non-commercial purposes and always refer to the original work used.  

How to be a Peer Reviewer? 

To be a reviewer for the PJAN, you may send your CV to philjournalofadvancednursing@gmail.com or you may send a message to the social media account of the PJAN (Twitter: @AdvancedNursePH). Your name will appear in the Registered Peer Reviewers section of the journal website. As a peer reviewer, we believe that you will embrace the aims of the journal which is to advance nursing practice through high quality research publications. Based upon the commitment and quality of reviews, we can invite you to be part of the editorial board.




Jerick B. Tabudlo, MAN, RN, CNOR

Henry Ford Health System, Michigan, USA


Statistical Editor:

Louise Adrian Castillo, BS Statistics, MS Statistics

Associate Vice President, Business Intelligence and Analytics Innovation, East West Banking Corporation


Editorial Board Members

Anecita Fadol, PhD, RN, APRN, FAANP, FAAN

Education Director, Cardiology Nursing Program, MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA

Rhigel (Jay) A. Tan, DNP, RN, APRN, ANP, GNP, PMHNP, FAAN

Past President, Nevada State Board of Nursing and Advanced Practice Board, CGFNS

Dina A. Krenzischek, PhD, RN, CPAN, FASPAN, FAAN

Director of Professional Practice, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Joyce Trompeta, PhD, RN, PNP, FAAN

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, USA

Maria Danet S. Lapiz-Bluhm, PhD, RN, MSCI, FAAN

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, USA


Founding Editorial Board Member

Letty G. Kuan, RN, RGC, EdD 

Professor Emerita, University of the Philippines, College of Nursing, Manila, Philippines and Former Professional Regulation Commission- Board of Nursing Member


Registered Peer Reviewers

  1. John Robert Bautista, RN, MPH, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Information, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
  2. Ryan Q. De Torres, MA, RN, Sagility Health Philippines, Philippines
  3. Paul Froilan U. Garma, MA, RN, RM, FPCHA, Professorial Lecturer, Institute of Health Sciences and Nursing, Far Eastern University, Philippines
  4. Daisy R. Palompon, PhD, DScN, FAAN, Professor, Cebu Normal University, Philippines
  5. Rica Rose May Adjawie Rubio, DNS, RN, College of Nursing, Western Mindanao State University, College of Nursing, Zamboanga City, Philippines

Current Issue

Vol. 1 No. 1 (2022): Maiden Issue
Published: 2022-12-25
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