AAVS-OIE-UGM Session during ICAVESS on Collaboration between Veterinary Education Establishments (VEEs) and International Organizations in Asia

Date: March 29, 2021 | ZOOM | Youtube http://ugm.id/ICAVESS2021D2 (AAVS-OIE-UGM session starts from 2:39:16)


On 28-29 March, Faculty of Veterinary MedicineUniversitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Indonesia, organized International Conference of Advanced Veterinary Science and Technologies for Sustainable Development (ICAVESS) virtually. UGM, AAVS, and OIE agreed to organise a joint session focusing on collaboration between veterinary education establishments (VEEs) and international organisation in particular the FAO-OIE-WHO tripartite.


  • to raise awareness about collaborative activities between VEEs and international organizations in the region among veterinary education stakeholders
  • to spark interests among VEEs to become more engaged in collaborative activities with international organizations as well as with VEEs already engaged in these activities (e.g. explore synergies through networking)   

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1Opening remarks on behalf of AAVS & Brief introduction of the sessionDr. Motohiro Horiuchi, Dean, School/Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Japan
2Presentation “Experience in SEA to improve veterinary curricula using the OIE Guidelines”Dr. Ronello Abila, OIE Sub-Regional Representative for South-East Asia
3Experience sharing by AAVS Members (Part 1)
Chiang Mai University, ThailandDr. Tongkorn Meeyam, Deputy Director of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety Centre for Asia Pacific and Head of OIE Collaborating Center for Veterinary Services Capacity Building at Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Nong Lam University, VietnamDr. Le Quang Thong, Dean, Faculty of Animal Science & Veterinary Medicine, Nong Lam University, Vietnam
5Short presentations: Brief introduction on OIE/FAO/WHO Reference Centers and other scientific activities with VEEsWHO (Dr. Gynendra Gongal, Regional Advisor for Food Safety, WHO Regional Office for South East Asia)
FAO (Dr. Filip Claes, Regional Laboratory Coordinator, FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific)
OIE (Dr. Maho Urabe, Regional Veterinary Officer, OIE Regional Representation for Asia and the Pacific)
6Experience sharing by AAVS Members (Part 2)
Obihiro University, JapanDr. Naoaki Yokoyama, National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Japan
Chulalongkorn University, ThailandProfessor Rungtip Chuanchuen, Director of FAO Reference Centre for Antimicrobial Resistance, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Bhulalongkorn University, Thailand
8Closing remarksDr. Hirofumi Kugita, OIE Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific
Dr. Siti Isrina Oktavia Slasia, Dean of Veterinary Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia