44th VPAP Conference

44th VPAP Scientific Conference and Annual Convention

“What Now? When Everything Else Doesn’t Work… Our Challenge in the Fight Against Superbugs”
Thursday, June 2, 2016

 

7:00 am – 6:00 pm Arrival of Delegates

Registration, Collection of ID and Conference Kits

8:00 am VPAP 2016 Ribbon Cutting and Opening of Exhibits
8:00 am – 6:00 pm Exhibits

Opening Program

8:30 am – 8:35 am Invocation

Dr. Rodel Jonathan S. Vitor II, Director

8:35 am – 8:40 am Philippine National Anthem

Dr. Menandro C. Valerio, Director

8:40 am – 8:45 am Welcome Remarks

Dr. Lester Louis L. Lopez, President and Over-all Chair

8:45 am – 9:00 am Conference Overview and Protocol Presentation

Dr. Billy L. Leysa, Director and Conference Chair


Session I: Veterinary Medicine Education

9:00 am – 9:45 am Quo Vadis: Veterinary Medicine Education – A Stakeholder’s Consultatation

Dr. Daniel A. Rodriguez and Dr. Veronica A. Matawaran


Session IIa: Companion Animal Practice

Moderator: Dr. Anna Kristine P. Mendoza

9:45 am – 10:15 am Resiliency in Small Animal Practice: Amidst A Business Crippling Disaster

Dr. Johdel S. Ty

10:15 am – 10:45 am Development of Inventory System for Veterinary Enterprises

Dr. Roderick T. Salvador

10:45 am – 11:15 am Stocks with You, but with an Oh: A Talk About Safety Stock Policies

Dr. Marianne Leila S. Flores

11:15 am – 11:45 am Laboratory Animal in a Small Animal Clinic Setting: The Challenges of New and Updated Practice

Dr. Rodel Jonathan S. Vitor II

11:45 am – 12:00 pm Open Forum
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch

 

Introduction and Recognition of Poster Presenters


Session IIb: Laboratory Animal Practice

Moderator: Dr. Janice C. Sabagay

9:45 am – 10:15 am The Importance of Pathology in Disease Diagnosis

Dr. Joseph S. Masangkay

10:15 am – 10:45 am The IACUC Experience

Dr. Rodel Jonathan S. Vitor II

10:45 am – 11:15 am Non-Human Primate Animal Model for Periodontal Research

Dr. Joel V. Tuplano

11:15 am – 11:45 am Biorisk Management in Veterinary Laboratories

Dr. Rohani B. Cena

11:45 am – 12:00 pm Open Forum
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch

 

Introduction and Recognition of Poster Presenters


Session IIIa: Companion Animal Practice

Moderator: Dr. Anna Kristine P. Mendoza

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Ear Diagnostics and Treatment

Dr. Raymond N. de Villa

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Management of Exposed Frontal Bone as an Effect of Direct Application of Antibiotic Powder on Head Wound in a One-Month Old-Puppy

Dr. Ivy A. Zialcita

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Three Cases of Perineal Hernia Repair by Internal Obturator Transposition, Polypropylene Mesh Placement and Split Semitendinosus Flap Methods

Dr. Rey B. Oronan

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm First Report on Babesia canis vogeli Infection in Dogs in the Philippines

Dr. Adrian P. Ybañez

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm Open Forum
3:45 pm – 4:15 pm First Molecular Characterization of Hepatozoon canis in Dogs in Cebu City, Philippines

Dr. Max Francis G. Talle

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm Molecular Characterization of Canine Distemper Virus (CDV)

Dr. Dennis V. Umali

4:45 pm – 5:15 pm Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the Nasal Vestibule of a Dog: Its Implication to the Small Animal Practice

Dr. Paul A. Cardenio

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm Open Forum

Session IIIb: Livestock Practice

Moderator: Dr. Janice C. Sabagay

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Balanced Genetics for a Robust Free-Range Layer Chicken

Dr. Erwin Joseph S. Cruz

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Antibiotic Resistance Patterns of Non-Intestinal Escherichia coli in Chickens from Commercial Farms in CALABARZON

Dr. Hope G. Rovira

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm A Cross-Sectional Study on IBV Infection in the Philippines

Dr. Mel C. Umandal

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Characterization of Potential Anti-Tick Vaccine Antigens Through RNA Interference Towards Next-Generation Ticks Control

Dr. Remil L. Galay

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Field Application of Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) Assay for Trypanosoma evansi Among Buffaloes (Bubalis bubalis) in Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija

Dr. Jaypee A. Abenoja

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm Open Forum
3:45 pm – 4:15 pm Gliricidia Leaves Ethanolic Extracts as Insecticide Against the Water Buffalo Louse Haematopinus tuberculatus

Dr. Billy P. Divina

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm Molecular Detection of Sulphonamide-Resistance Genes in Respiratory and Gastro-Intestinal Tract Bacterial Isolates of Goats (Capra hircus)

Dr. Gemerlyn G. Garcia

4:45 pm – 5:15 pm RT-LAMP Test Kit: A New Generation of Molecular Quick Test Kit for Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDV)

Dr. Clarissa Yvonne J. Domingo

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm Updates on PEDV, PRRS and Other Swine Diseases

Dr. Wilfredo P. Resoso

6:00 pm – 6:15 pm Open Forum

 

Friday, June 3, 2016

 

7:00 am – 6:00 pm Registration, Collection of ID and Conference Kits

 

Exhibits


Session IVa: Public Health Practice

Moderator: Menandro C. Valerio

8:30 am – 9:30 am Climate Change Impact on One Health Initiatives: The Global and Philippines Setting

Dr. Renzo R. Guinto

9:30 am – 10:00 am Impact Assessment of Rabies Immunization in Northern Samar, Philippines

Dr. Gerry A. Camer

10:00 am – 10:30 am Antibiotic Resistance – Could It Be the End of Antibiotics?

Dr. Mildred A. Padilla

10:30 am – 11:00 am Rise of the Superbugs and Emerging Diseases or Increasing Immunocompromised Population

Dr. Alice Alma C. Bungay

11:00 am – 11:30 am Updates on Food Safety

Dr. Wilfredo P. Resoso

11:30 am Open Forum
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch

 

Awarding of the 2016 VPAP Outstanding Practitioners

Dr. Marco Phillip G. Ripoll, Vice President and Chair, Awards Committee

 

Induction of New Members

Dr. Ophelia M. Garcia, Secretary and Chair, Membership Committee


Session IVb: Skills Laboratory

8:00 am – 12:00 pm Companion Animal Surgery

 

Anesthesia Protocols

Dr. Arville Mar A. Pajas

 

Surgery Demo: Quick Spay

Dr. Wilford Jan ALmoro and Dr. Rey B. Oronan

8:00 am – 12:00 pm Companion Animal Laboratory

 

Vector Borne-Diseases and Diagnostics

Dr. Remil L. Galay

 

Laboratory Procedures

Dr. Veronica A. Matawaran

8:00 am – 12:00 pm Wildlife Practice

 

Rescue Center, Dealing with Wild and Exotic Animals, and Terrestrial Animal Handling and Restraint

Dr. Riza F. Salinas

 

Marine Mammal Stranding Response and Rehabilitation

Dr. Leo Jonathan A. Suarez

 


Session Va: Anti-Microbial Resistance

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Joint Consultative Meeting of OIE, BAI, PVMA, VPAP and PVDA

Session Vb: Skills Laboratory

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Interest in Pig Necropsy for Farm Monitoring: Practical Illustration by Implementing Necropsy

Dr. Philip Lenevus

 

Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards/LEGS – Participatory Demo

Dr. Karlo Romano B. Gicana


Closing Program

5:00 pm Close of Conference and Reminders

Vet’s Got Talent and Fellowship Night

5:30 pm – Close Launch of the SVMA Clinical Protocol

Dr. Gabriel Paz, Immediate Past President and Chair, Clinical Protocol Project

 

President’s Message

Dr. Lester Louis L. Lopez, President

 

Short Message

Dr. Son Eun Pil, President, SVMA

 

Vet’s Got Talent and Fellowship Night