Edward Barroga

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Name
Edward Barroga
Affiliation
St. Luke's International University
Job title
Professor, Academic Writing
Degree
PhD(Hokkaido University)

Research Areas

 
 
  • Education / Education / Scholarly Publishing
  • Education / Education / Academic / Scientific Writing
  • Education / Education / Medical Writing and Editing
  • Oncology / Tumor biology / Molecular biology

Education

 
1995
 - 
2000
PhD, Veterinary Surgery (oncology), Hokkaido University
 
1984
 - 
1990
DVM, Veterinary Pathology, University of the Philippines
 

Awards & Honors

 
2003
Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society of Agriculture Award
 
2003
Dr. Solis-Dr. Stewart Professorial Award in Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines
 
2002
Dr. Solis-Dr. Stewart Professorial Award in Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines
 
2001
DuPont Miracles of Science Award, DuPont Far East, Inc., Philippines
 
2001
Outstanding Young Scientist (OYS) Award, National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines
 
1995
Monbusho Scholarship Award, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
 
1990
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Honor roll
 

Published Papers

 
Improving scientific writing skills and publishing capacity by developing university-based editing and writing programs
Barroga EF, Mitoma H.
Journal of Korean Medical Science   34(1) e9   2019   [Refereed]
Critical thinking and scientific writing skills of non-Anglophone medical students: A model of training course
Barroga EF, Mitoma H.
Journal of Korean Medical Science   34(3) e18   2019   [Refereed]
The academic writing desk of St. Luke’s International University: Providing increasing mentoring support in the areas of academic research, writing, presentation, and publishing
Barroga EF, Inoue M, Fujita H, Sato K, Matsumoto N, Nakajima K, Uriuda M.
Bulletin of St. Luke’s International University   3 34-40   2017   [Refereed]
Predatory publishing practices corrode the credibility of science
Barroga EF.
Journal of Korean Medical Science   30 1535-1536   2015   [Refereed]
Establishing academic editing systems and writing programs to enhance publishing capacity
Barroga EF.
Journal of Medical English Education   13(2) 23   2014   [Refereed]
Further details of a new freely accessible medical writing site
Kojima T, Barroga EF.
Japanese Journal of Gastroenterological Surgery   47(1) 80-82   2014   [Refereed]
Preparing manuscripts in accordance with the ‘Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals’
Kojima T, Barroga EF.
Japanese Journal of Gastroenterological Surgery   47(3) 212-213   2014   [Refereed]
The significance of understanding and following instructions to authors for manuscript preparation
Kojima T, Barroga EF.
Japanese Journal of Gastroenterological Surgery   47(5) 302-303   2014   [Refereed]
Basic aspects of creating title pages, key words, running heads, abstracts, introduction, and materials and methods
Kojima T, Barroga EF.
Japanese Journal of Gastroenterological Surgery   47(7) 419-420   2014   [Refereed]
Effective methods in writing results, discussions, acknowledgements, references, tables and figures
Kojima T, Barroga EF.
Japanese Journal of Gastroenterological Surgery   47(9) 558-560   2014   [Refereed]
An adaptable model of a biomedical writing and editing course for medical graduates
Kim Soo Ki, Barroga EF.
European Science Editing   40(1) 9-10   2014   [Refereed]
Editorials should be encouraged and enriched by cascading peer review
Barroga EF.
European Science Editing   40(2) 55   2014   [Refereed]
A proposed core curriculum for dental English education in Japan
Rodis OMM, Barroga EF, Barron JP, Hobbs J, Jayawardena JA, Kageyama I, Kalubi B, Langham C, Matsuka Y, Miyake Y, Seki N, Oka H, Peters M, Shibata Y, Stegaroiu R, Suzuki K, Takahashi S, Tsuchiya H, Yoshida T, Yoshimoto K.
BMC Medical Education   14 239-247   2014   [Refereed]
Safeguarding the integrity of science communication by restraining ‘rational cheating’ in peer review
Barroga EF
Journal of Korean Medical Science   29 1-3   2014   [Refereed]
Reference accuracy: authors’, reviewers’, editors’, and publishers’ contributions
Barroga EF.
Journal of Korean Medical Science   29 1587-1589   2014   [Refereed]
Essential components of educational programs on biomedical writing, editing, and publishing
Barroga EF, Vardaman M
Journal of Korean Medical Science   30 1381-1387   2015   [Refereed]
Essential modules for teaching publication writers
Barroga EF.
Medical Writing   22(1) 4-9   2013   [Refereed]
Combined workshops on medical writing and publication ethics for Japanese postgraduate students and faculty members
Kojima T, Barroga EF, Yoshiro T, Yoshioka T, Barron JP.
Medical Writing   22(1) 10-12   2013   [Refereed]
Research study designs: an appraisal for peer reviewers and science editors
Barroga EF, Kojima T.
European Science Editing   2 44-45   2013   [Refereed]
Introduction to a new, free Internet series on medical writing and communications
Kojima T, Barroga EF.
Japanese Journal of Gastroenterological Surgery   46(11) 874-875   2013   [Refereed]
Cascading peer review in open access publishing
Barroga EF.
European Science Editing   4 90-91   2013   [Refereed]
Using characteristics of presentations skills (posters and oral presentations) to markedly improve your academic career
Barron JP, Kojima T, Barroga EF.
International Journal of Urology   110   2012   [Refereed]
In-house guideline system facilitating acceptance of papers by high-impact factor journals
Barroga EF, Barron JP.
International Journal of Urology   150   2012   [Refereed]
An adaptable model of electronic editorial services for medical universities
Barroga EF, Turner RJ, Breugelmans R, Barron JP.
European Science Editing   38(2) 32-35   2012   [Refereed]
Essential components of a medical editing internship
Barroga EF.
European Science Editing   38(3) 67-68   2012   [Refereed]
Effect of ivermectin and praziquantel-abamectin on gastrointestinal helminths of chickens
Divina BP, Amparo MRG, Barroga EF.
Philippine Journal of Veterinary Medicine   42 80-86   2005   [Refereed]
Differentiation therapy of osteosarcoma with vitamin D and retinoids
Barroga EF.
Philippine Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   19   2002   [Refereed]
Cancer metastasis: Molecular biology and antimetastatic strategies (Review)
Barroga EF.
Philippine Journal of Veterinary Medicine   38 39-49   2002   [Refereed]
The formation of apical delta of the permanent teeth of dogs
Watanabe K, Kikuchi M, Barroga EF, Okumura M, Kadosawa T, Fujinaga T.
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   63(7) 789-795   2001   [Refereed]
Inhibitory effects of 22-oxa-calcitriol and all-trans retinoic acid on the growth of a canine osteosarcoma-derived cell line in vivo and its pulmonary metastasis in vivo
Barroga EF, Kadosawa T, Okumura M, Fujinaga T.
Research in Veterinary Science   68(1) 79-87   2000   [Refereed]
Influence of vitamin D and retinoids in the induction of functional differentiation in vitro of canine osteosarcoma clonal cells
Barroga EF, Kadosawa T, Okumura M, Fujinaga T.
The Veterinary Journal   159(2) 186-193   2000   [Refereed]
A study on the differentiation therapy of canine osteosarcoma with vitamin D and retinoids
Barroga EF.
Japanese Journal of Veterinary Research   48(1) 47-48   Mar 2000   [Refereed]
Induction of apoptosis in canine osteosarcoma cells with differentiation-inducing vitamins (Review)
Barroga EF.
Philippine Journal of Veterinary Medicine   37 99-105   2000   [Refereed]
Establishment and characterization of the growth and pulmonary metastasis of a highly lung-metastasizing cell line from canine osteosarcoma in nude mice
Barroga EF, Kadosawa T, Okumura M, Fujinaga T.
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   61(4) 361-367   1999   [Refereed]
Effects of vitamin D and retinoids on the growth and differentiation in vitro of canine osteosarcoma and its clonal cell lines
Barroga EF, Kadosawa T, Okumura M, Fujinaga T.
Research in Veterinary Science   66(3) 231-236   1999   [Refereed]
Induction of functional differentiation and growth inhibition in vitro of canine osteosarcoma by 22-oxacalcitriol, calcitriol and all-trans retinoic acid
Barroga EF, Kadosawa T, Okumura M, Fujinaga T.
Journal of Veterinary Medicine, series A   46 573-579   1999   [Refereed]
Apoptosis induction of POS canine osteosarcoma cells by vitamin D and retinoids
Barroga EF, Kadosawa T, Okumura M, Fujinaga T.
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science   60(11) 1269-1272   1998   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Advice for Responding to Reviewers (Chapter 5). In: International Medical Writing: English for a Global Audience by Seaman L and Lang T.
Barroga EF. Breugelmans R. (Part:Contributor)
Life Science Publishing (ISBN978-4-89775-388-1)   Apr 2019   
Basic English Textbook for Learners of Rehabilitation Science by Shimizu M.
Barroga EF. (Part:Editor)
Medical View ISBN 978-4-7583-0447-4 C3047   2016   
Current Status of Vascular Surgery in Japan. In Vascular Surgery: A Global Perspective (1st ed.) [Dardik A., Editor]
Nishibe T, Barroga EF. (Part:Contributor)
Springer Nature pp 289-293. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-33745-6_42. Print ISBN: 978-3-319-33743-2. Online ISBN: 978-3-319-33745-6   2016   
Neuroanesthesia and Cerebrospinal Protection by Uchino H, Ushijima K, Ikeda Y (Editors)
Williams J, Barroga EF. (Part:Contributor)
Springer; ISBN: 978-4-431-54489-0 (Print), 978-4-431-54490-6 (Online); DOI: 10.1007/978-4-431-54490-6.   2015   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Mastering key elements of journal article writing and Publication [Invited]
Barroga EF.
6th Breast Surgical Oncology Meeting, Tokyo, Japan   23 Jan 2018   
Practical guidelines for preparing and delivering PowerPoint presentations [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Academic Writing Desk Seminar, St. Luke’s International University, Tokyo, Japan   30 Mar 2017   
Preparing PowerPoint slides and giving effective presentations [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Academic Writing Desk Seminar, St. Luke’s International University, Tokyo, Japan   4 Aug 2016   
Writing and publishing academic articles [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Academic Writing Desk Seminar, St. Luke’s International University, Tokyo, Japan   4 Aug 2016   
Writing and describing orthopedic surgical procedures
Barroga EF.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery Seminar, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   29 Oct 2015   
Aspects of biomedical writing
Barroga EF.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery Seminar, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   15 May 2015   
Cascading peer review for open-access publishing
Barroga EF.
Kazakhstan National Medical University (Academic Visit Program), Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   27 Apr 2015   
Essential components of educational programs in biomedical writing, editing, and publishing
Barroga EF.
Kazakhstan National Medical University (Academic Visit Program), Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   24 Apr 2015   
Research study designs and writing modules for medical writers
Barroga EF.
Kazakhstan National Medical University (Academic Visit Program), Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   22 Apr 2015   
Improving medical writing and medical interview proficiency
Barroga EF.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery Seminar, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   29 Jan 2015   
DIMC academic editing and writing programs [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Lecture and presentation for the Writing Center of Hiroshima University   26 Jan 2015   
Responsibilities of authors in scholarly publications [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery Seminar, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   31 Jul 2014   
Establishing academic editing systems and writing programs to enhance publishing capacity [Invited]
Barroga EF.
The 17th Japan Society of Medical English Education (JASMEE) Academic Meeting   19 Jul 2014   
Patient-centered interviewing [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery Seminar, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan   28 Dec 2013   
Research study designs: An appraisal for medical writers [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Third Japan Society of Medical English Education (JASMEE) seminar on “Success in Medical Writing”. International House of Japan, Roppongi, Tokyo, Japan   29 Sep 2013   
Introduction to the DIMC medical editing and writing section [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Academic visit, Toyama University, Japan   24 May 2013   
Using characteristics of presentation skills (posters and oral presentations) to markedly improve your career [Invited]
Barron JPB, Kojima T, Barroga EF.
Japan Urological Society Annual Meeting, Tokyo Dome Hotel, Tokyo, Japan   17 Oct 2012   
In-house guidelines system facilitating acceptance of papers by high impact factor journals [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Japan Urological Society Annual Meeting, Tokyo Dome Hotel, Tokyo, Japan   17 Oct 2012   
Communicating science in scholarly publications [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Faculty Seminar, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines Los Banos, Philippines   27 Jun 2012   
Development of EMP education in Japan: past, present and future
Barron JPB, Barroga EF, Watanabe A, Noda C.
The 2nd Discussion Forum to Develop a Core Curriculum for Dental English Education, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan   9 Jun 2012   
Communicating medical research results in English publications facilitated by technical editing and writing [Invited]
Barroga EF.
The 2nd Discussion Forum to Develop a Core Curriculum for Dental English Education. Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan   9 Jun 2012   
Getting your paper accepted by high impact factor journals [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Graduate Student Curriculum and Faculty Development Workshop, Jichi Medical University, Japan   27 Jan 2012   
Electronic editorial services to get your paper published in top medical journal
Barroga EF.
Faculty Development, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan   Feb 2011   
Hands-on medical writing and editing [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Medical Interpreters and Translators Association (MITA), Tokyo, Japan   Oct 2010   
Writing effectively in the medical sciences [Invited]
Barroga EF.
Nihon University Seminar, Tokyo, Japan   Oct 2010   
Dr. Solis-Dr. Stewart professorial chair lecture in veterinary medicine [Invited]
Barroga EF
Professorial Lecture, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines   17 Jan 2003   
Differentiation therapy of osteosarcoma with vitamin D and retinoids [Invited]
Barroga EF.
29th Annual Convention, Philippine Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, SEARCA, University of the Philippines at Los Banos, Philippines   5 Dec 2002   
Dr. Solis-Dr. Stewart professorial chair lecture in veterinary medicine [Invited]
Barroga EF
Professorial Lecture, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines   22 Feb 2002   

Social Contribution

 
"Academic Visit in Science Writing, Editing, and Publishing" at the Department of International Medical Communications of Tokyo Medical University in collaboration with SD Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University, Almaty, Kazakhstan
[Lecturer, Advisor, Planner]  20 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015
"Academic Visit in Research Methodology and Science Editing in International Health", Department of International Medical Communications, Tokyo Medical University in collaboration with SD Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University, Almaty, Kazakhstan
[Lecturer, Advisor, Planner]  15 Jan 2014 - 29 Jan 2014
Collaborative research on "Science Communication and Research Methodology" with Professor SooKi Kim of Yonsei University, Republic of Korea [Venue: Tokyo Medical University].
[Lecturer, Advisor, Planner]  1 Sep 2013 - 31 Nov 2013
Arizona State University: Joint meeting on "Medical Editing, Writing, and Communications" and "Establishment of International Editing and Writing Standards" with Dr. Denis Cortese (Emeritus President and CEO, Mayo Clinic, USA)
[Interviewer]  6 Jan 2013 - 10 Jan 2013

Others

 
Effects of ivermectin and praziquantel-abamectin combination on gastrointestinal helminths of chickens (Gallus gallus L.)
Amparo MRG [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2004
Comparative efficacy of cypermethrin-piperonyl butoxide and three deltamethrin preparations against trombiculid mite infestation in fighting cocks
Amurao JC [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2004
Effects of deltamethrin preparations, ivermectin, and cypermethrin on ectoparasites of chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus)
Stockwell JA [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines, 2004
Prophylactic effect of salinomycin and steroidal sapogenin on broiler chicks against challenge infection with single dose of sporulated oocysts of mixed of Eimeria
Bauson Ma. AA [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2004
Retrospective study of tumor cases of small animals presented at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Diliman, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines from 2000-2003
Estacio CH [Faculty adviser: Barroga EF]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2004
In vitro effects of different preparations of deltamethrin (DTM) on lice and mites of chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus)
Lopez-Vito OAG [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2004
Prophylactic value of salinomycin and steroidal sapogenin in broiler chicks against challenge infection with multiple doses of sporulated oocysts of different species of Eimeria
Sotto RC [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2004
Clinical and hematological profiles of captive northern Luzon slender-tailed cloud rat (Phloeomys pallidus)
Janvrin PMD [Faculty adviser: Barroga EF]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2003
Comparison of chemotherapeutic effects of ivermectin and levamisole/cypermethrin against tropical cattle tick (Boophilus microplus) and strongyles of dairy cattle
Navarro IF [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Rayos AA]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2003
Morphological characteristics and effects of different temperatures and media on sporulation of Isospora suis
Asis AR [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2002
Metaphylactic effects of sulfaclozine and toltrazuril on coccidiosis control in suckling piglets under field conditions
Geslani KB [Faculty advisers: Barroga EF, Divina BP]
DVM Thesis, University of the Philippines 2002