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VPAP 48th Annual Scientific Conference

Revolutionize: Transforming Philippine Veterinary Practice through Institutional Linkages

Webinars now available to watch as recordings!

The Veterinary Practitioners Association of the Philippines (VPAP) would like to invite you to watch their 48th Annual Scientific Conference, that took place on the 29th and 30th October 2020, completely on demand!

This congress was delivered fully online by expert speakers, and consisted of 2 streams of lecture hours of 6 hours per day.

Please note: if you are a Filipino vet, please purchase your ticket via the VPAP website here.

For all other nationalities please purchase by using the link below:

Non-Filipino - ₱2,500

The Schedule

You'll be able to watch the webinars as many times as you like for 6 months post event, on any connected device, at your leisure.

The agenda for the event was as follows:

2:00 - 2:15

Welcome Address and Conference Overview

Dr Rey B. Oronan and Dr Rodel Jonathan S. Vitor II

2:15 - 2:55

COVID-19 from a Veterinary Perspective

Prof James Wood

2:55 - 3:20

COVID-19 and the UK Veterinary Profession

Dr Daniella Dos Santos

3:20 - 4:00

Veterinary Practices in Panic in the Pandemic (VPPP): Working In the "New Normal

Dr Edgardo Unson

4:00 - 5:00 | Break

5:00 - 5:30

The Bat: Animal Model for Zoonotic Diseases

Dr Joseph S. Masangkay


One Health And The Need For Conservation Medicine

Dr Emilia A. Lastica-Ternura

6:10 - 7:05

Wildlife Medicine

Dr Lester Louis L. Lopez and Dr Neilsen Donato


Effects of Oral Administration of Colloidal Silver in the Hematologic Profile of Female ICR Mice

Dr Marco F. Reyes

7:40 - 7:55

VPAP Video's

2:00 - 2:45

Understanding Arrhythmias and their Mechanisms

Dr Karlo Romano B. Gicana

2:45 - 3:15

Use of Global Cardiac Function in the Assessment of Cardiac Failure

Dr Karlo Romano B. Gicana

3:15 - 3:55

Effect of French Maritime Pine Bark Extract Combination Therapy in Dogs with Mitral Valve Disease

Dr. Koie Hiroshi

3:55 - 4:35

Do We Have Borrelia In The Philippines? — A Preliminary Result Of Molecular Detection In Dogs From Metro Manila and Laguna, Philippines

Dr Remil L. Galay

4:35 - 5:35 | Break

5:35 - 6:35

How to Diagnose and Treat Behavior Problems

Dr Sun A. Kim

6:35 - 7:20

Vaginal Cytology to Improve Breeding Efficiency and Diagnose Reproductive Problems in Dogs and Cats

Dr Mark Hiew Wen Han

7:20 - 8:10

Veterinary Leadership and Entrepreneurship – An Overview of its Potential and Future in the Philippine Veterinary Industry

Dr Cora P. Occidental

8:10 - 8:55

Understanding Your Veterinary Practice's Financial Statements

Mr Joseph Emmanuel

8:55 - 9:05

Closing Remarks

Dr. Samuel G. Rebong

The VPAP 48th Annual Scientific Conference is kindly sponsored by:

Boehringer Ingelheim

Boehringer Ingelheim is committed to serve humankind by offering solutions contributing to longer, healthier and happier lives for pets. As a market leader in parasiticides, vaccines and therapeutics, we take the responsibility to continuously innovate and expand our pet health solutions.

Interhollistics Asia

Interholistics Asia Inc. is an advocate of holistic, natural and complementary therapeutic solutions for both humans and their pets. We provide science- and evidence-based therapeutic and diagnostic solutions to help doctors treat diseases, improve health, enhance healing and support homeostatis.

AVIL Biocare

AVLI BIOCARE, INC. is a trader and distributor of both local and imported Small Animal Healthcare Product lines ranging from veterinary pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals, pet food and grooming aids. It is duly registered as veterinary drug trader with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Food and Drug Administration and Bureau of Animal Industry.

Pet Food Institute

PFI is committed to helping dogs and cats live long and healthy lives. As the voice of U.S. pet food makers for nearly 60 years, we provide factual information about pet food safety, nutrition, and health to pet lovers, and advocate for a transparent, science-based regulatory environment for our members.

Delicate Care

Delicate Care simultaneously addresses multiple problems using breakthrough ingredients. The Special Care range consists of Delicate Care Skin and Stomach and Delicate Care Mobility Support. Delicate Care Skin and Stomach is scientifically formulated best for dogs of all ages with food intolerances and sensitive skin and digestive system. Delicate Care Mobility is scientifically formulated for dogs of all ages to provide nourishment for joints, bones, and solution to overweight problems.

Royal Canin

Founded in 1968, Royal Canin’s purpose has since been to create a better world for cats and dogs. The company aims to deliver need-based, tangible health benefits through precise nutrition and services in partnership with pet professionals, done in a respectful, responsible, and sustainable way towards pets, people, and planet.