VPAP 3rd Regional Conference

VPAP 3rd Regional Conference


7:00 am – 5:30 pm Arrival of Delegates

Registration, Collection of ID and Conference Kits

Opening Program

8:30 am – 8:33 am Invocation


8:33 am – 8:36 am Philippine National Anthem


8:36 am – 8:40 am Welcome Remarks

Dr. Rey B. Oronan, President

8:40 am – 8:45 am Conference Overview and Protocol Presentation

Dr. Michael Valduin G. Banawa

Session I: Plenary Session

8:45 am – 9:45 am Updates on the National Rabies Program Status

Dr. Daphne L. Jorca

9:45 am – 10:00 am Coffee Break
10:00 am – 11:00 am Code of Technical Standards for Doctors of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Mary Grace M,. Bustamante

11:00 am- 12:00 pm Updates on African Swine Fever

Dr. May M. Magno

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch

Session IIa: Companion Animal Practice

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm Inventory Management for Veterinary Clinics

Dr. Michael Valduin G. Banawa

1:45 pm – 2:30 pm Cardiac Indices in Thoracic Radiograph Evaluation of Dogs with Heartworm Infection

Dr. Arville Mar Gregorio A. Pajas

2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Comparison Between Salivary Ferning and Vaginal Cytology in Relation to Conception  in Island-bred Dogs (Canis familiaris)

Dr. Marco F. Reyes

3:15 pm – 3:45 pm Coffee Break
3:45 pm – 4:30 pm Updates on the Applications of Laser Modalities in Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Maria Judith Yap

4:30 pm – 5:15 pm Endoparasite Control: Why the Tropics Matter

Dr. Lester Louis L. Lopez

Session IIb: Livestock and Poultry Practice

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm The Boon and Bane of Social Media: The Veterinarian’s Dilemma

Dr. Rodel Jonathan S. Vitor II

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Updates on Avian Influenza

Dr. Janice S. Garcia

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm Coffee Break
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm Initiatives of the National Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Programme – Animal Health Sector In The Philippines

Dr. Stephanie Marie U. Rada

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm Emerging Technologies on Poultry Health and Management Diagnostics

Dr. Dennis V. Umali

5:15 pm – 5:30 pm Closing Program