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Dr. Arnel Banaga Salgado

Assistant Professor - Psychiatric Nursing

Educational Qualification:
  • Doctor of Psychology (Summa cum laude) – St. James the Elder University, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
  • Certificate in Health Informatics – De La Salle University, Manila
  • Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)*** – Philippine College of Health Sciences
  • Master of Arts in Nursing (MAN)*** – Philippine College of Health Sciences
  • Master of Arts in Teaching Psychology (PGD)*** – Philippine Normal University
  • Certificate in Psychology – Philippine Normal University
  • Master of Arts in Education/Certificate in Education – Saint Louis University
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing *** – Pines City Colleges

*** With Approved Equivalency from the Ministry of Education (201501544)

Professional Career:
  • Assistant Professor – RAK Medical and Health Sciences University (United Arab Emirates)
  • Senior Lecturer / Course Coordinator – Wawasan Open University, Malaysia
  • Senior Lecturer / Coordinator of Student Affairs – UCSI University, Malaysia
  • Associate Professor V / Dean – University of Cabuyao, PH
  • Professor / Dean – AMA School of Medicine (AMA University), PH
  • Chief Nurse / Dean – Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital/Colleges, PH
  • Associate Professor – First Asia Institute of Technology and Humanities, PH
  • Professor I / Assistant Dean/ Principal – Saint James College System, PH
  • Instructor – Saint Paul College, PH
  • Instructor – Immaculate Heart of Mary College, Ph
  • Clinical Instructor – Far Eastern University, Manila
Achievements/ Interests/Publications/Awards:

Achievements / Awards:

  • Graduated with Distinction (Health Informatics) – Health Informatics Institute-De La Salle University, Manila
  • Sigma Theta Tau International – Honor Society of Nursing Inductee
  • American Psychological Association Inductee
  • Awarded Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) – Saint James the Elder Theological Seminary, USA
  • Consistent Honor Student from Grade 1 to Graduate School

Publications:

  • Implementation of The Functional Emotive Existential Therapy for the Caregivers and People with Alzheimer’s Disease Related Dementia – International Journal of Neurological Nursing (2016)
  • Personal Meaning Inventory for South East Asian Health Care Providers (ISBN 978-3-659-74182-1), Lambert Academic Publishing (2015)
  • Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Nursing (Contributor – South East Asian Edition), Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Oxford Handbook of Peri-operative Nursing (Contributor – South East Asian Edition), Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Oxford Handbook of Nursing of Older People (Contributor – South East Asian Edition) ISBN 978-0-19-921328-3, Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Oxford Handbook of General Adult Nursing (Contributor – South East Asian Edition) ISBN 978-0-19-923135-1, Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Oxford Handbook of Pediatric Nursing (Contributor – South East Asian Edition) ISBN 978-983-45097-2-9, Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills in Adult Nursing (Contributor – South East Asian Edition) ISBN 978-983-47009-4-2, Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Oxford Handbook of Emergency Nursing (Contributor – South East Asian Edition) ISBN 978-983-47007-4-4, Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Oxford Handbook of Midwifery (Contributor – South East Asian Edition) ISBN 978-983-45097-1-2, Oxford University Press (2011)
  • Introductory Psychology for Nurses and Allied Health Sciences ISBN 978-81-8448-999-1, Jaypee Brothers, India (2010)
  • Psychology for Nurses (ISBN 978-983-3850-76-1), McGraw-Hill Education (2009)
  • Development and Validation of Self-Worth Scale Inventory, International Conference Proceed, Asian Journal of Nursing (2007)
  • General Psychology, ISBN 971-821-072-5, Mutya Publishing
  • Introductory Processes and Principles of Biology, Mutya Publishing
Conferences/Workshops:
  • RAK International Psychiatry Congress 2019
  • Faculty Development Program – Faculty Retreat, Self-awareness & Innovative Teaching Methodologies For Students Of The 21st Century
  • “Clinical Research: Principles of Good Clinical Practice” Center for Educational Development and Research
  • “Basics of Outlook” Center for Educational Development and Research
  • 15th Update in Nephrology and Transplantation
  • “Google Forms” Center for Educational Development and Research
  • 4th RAKCON Scientific Nursing Conference
  • Helping Our Children Deal with Bullying
  • The Fundamentals of Animal Research
  • RAK Medical & Health Sciences University
  • Teaching Learning Methodologies
  • Charting the Sea, Afresh and Setting Sail SWOT Analysis
  • 125th APA Annual Convention, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW, Washington DC 20001 USA
  • 19th Global Summit on Pediatric and Child Psychiatry, Double Tree by Hilton Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • 11th Update in Nephrology and Transplantation, MOH
  • Cardiology Update 2016, RAK   Hospital, MOH
  • 7th RAKMHSU Students Scientific Conference
  • Nursing Informatics, Advanced Care
  • Research – Back to Basics, Simulation Training, TBL, CBL & Self Awareness & SDL
  • 9th Update in Nephrology and Transplantation
  • An Update on Internal Medicine and Allied Sciences
  • Nursing: Driving Improvements in Efficiency and Effectiveness
  • Knee problems in Orthopedic Practice
  • New Frontiers to Slow the Progression of CKD
  • Fostering Mental Health and Eliminating Stigma
  • Update in Nephrology and Transplantation
  • Relationship Between Mental & Physical Health
  • Infectious Diseases in the United Arab Emirates
  • Nurses: Force for Change, A vital Resource for Health
  • 1st Middle East Conference on Telemedicine & mHealth