Students of the College of Veterinary Science and Medicine brought laurels to the university again by winning two national quiz contests and taking three first runner-up awards in three other contests held during the 10th National Congress of Veterinary Medicine Student (NCVMS) on February 11 – 15, 2014 at the College of Veterinary Medicine - University of the Philippines (CVM- UPLB).
The College of Veterinary Science and Medicine proves its excellence again. In the recently concluded 81st Philippine Veterinary Medical Association (PVMA) Scientific Conference and Annual Convention held at The Legend Hotel, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, CVSM faculty member and Associate Professor, Dr. Noraine P. Medina, was awarded the Outstanding Veterinarian in Education.
Dr. Gundran, dean of the College of Veterinary Science and Medicine served as guest speaker and delivered an inspirational message during the PRC oath-taking ceremony of new successful veterinarians held at the Manila Hotel on November 3, 2013. Dr. Gundran was invited to give an inspirational talk and share words of wisdom to the new registered and licensed veterinarians on his capacity as 2013 PRC Outstanding Veterinarian of the Year. - FBSison
Dr. Fredelon B. Sison has reported back to CVSM after his 2-year study leave to pursue Master of Veterinary Public Health (MVPH). His MVPH program started on October 1, 2011 and ended in September 26, 2013. He obtained his degree from both the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Freie Universitaet Berlin (FVM-FUB), Germany and Veterinary Public Health Centre for Asia Pacific (VPHCAP), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chiang Mai University (FVM-CMU), Thailand.
CVSM-CLSU graduate made it to the top once again in the Veterinary Licensure Exam (VLE) after 11 years. Felkins Miguel Macabitas topped the list of passers with 88.20 percentage score, followed by Gian Ato Dizon Canlas, with 85.86. Macabitas was the fourth CVSM-CLSU graduate that made it to the top after Dr. Jim G.Francisco topped the VLE in 1998, Dr. Ritchie D. Candelaria in 2000 and Dr. Darwin G. Ramos in 2001.
In realization of the strategic plan of the university for internationalization, the College of Veterinary Science and Medicine (CVSM), joined recently three well known international veterinary school organizations. It was formally accepted as affiliate member of the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) last October 1.
The CLSU College of Veterinary Science and Medicine emerged 2nd place in the Poultry Quiz Contest held at SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia on August 31, 2013.
The CLSU team was composed of Jaypee Abenoja, Marvin Salinas, and Mann Cyron Sarmiento. They received cash prize and a plaque.