The 41st FAVA Council Meeting

16th-17th   October, 2019

Henan Prime Beach Resort, Boracay, Philippines

www.favamember.org

 

MABUHAY………

The 41st FAVA Council Meeting was held on October 16th , 2019 at Henann Prime Beach Resort Hotel, Boracay hosted by the Philippine Veterinary Medical Association, PVMA.  The meeting was attended by the FAVA Executive Committee (President, Secretary General, Treasurer and Director FAVA Office,  Bangkok), while from the member associations were representative from Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Philippines, Myanmar, Malaysia, Thailand, Nepal, Indonesia and Asian Society of Conservation Medicine (ASCM) as member affiliate. Commonwealth Veterinary Association (CVA) and Wildlife Diseases Association-Asian Pacific Section (WDA-AP) were also attended as a guest due to agenda of the signing MoU between FAVA and these two association.

The meeting was very successful with a constructive result for the development of veterinary profession in Asian continent. The meeting was started at 09:00 AM till 18:00 with a very tight schedule divided into several parts due to many issues to be discussed. The meeting was led by Dr. Bambang Pontjo Priosoeryanto FAVA Secretary-General . Before opening remark, the silent time was held in order to remember of the passing away of Dr. Topacio Tadulako of Philippines who was one of the FAVA founding father lead by Dr.Paul Chelliah the FAVA treasurer. The JVMA representative was pleased by FAVA Secretary-General to explaining about the disaster of Hagibis typhoon that hit Japan and causing the lost of their life as victim and all attendee took a silent time for a while leading by Dr. Sakai to remembering and give respect to the victims.  Opening remarks was delivered by the FAVA President Dr. Heru Setijanto and followed by the self-introductions of all participants. After the coffee break, the meeting was continued with one year (from October 2018 till October 2019) activities report agenda from :   1). FAVA President,  2). Secretary General, 3). Treasurer & Auditor and 4). Director of FAVA Office Bangkok.  Follow by the FAVA member countries reported which are keeping in progress in all the countries.

 

The bidding for the host of the 22nd FAVA Congress 2022 was JVMA that sent the bidding letter to the FAVA president. After presented the intention of JVMA to host the 22nd FAVA Congress 2022 by JVMA representative Dr. Koga and also the video of progress and preparation for the 2022 congress, the Councilors discussed and finally awarded to Japan on hosting of the 22nd FAVA Congress 2022. For the 43rd FAVA Council Meeting in 2021, Councilors agree to give a privilege to Taiwan to host the 43rd FAVA Council Meeting in 2021 together with the WVA Congress in Taiwan.

JVMA continue to run the program of Training Program for Asian Veterinarians Ⅱ
(TPFAV-Ⅱ) or Second phase II on the year of 2019 and the selection will begin in November 2019 next month, for the year of 2019 TPFAV-II will accept 16 trainees.

In the final session of the meeting, the presentation of CVA represent by Dr. Peter Thornber and WDA-AP represent by Dr. Tokuma Yanai was held and followed by the voting of Councilors for the agreement of FAVA have an MoU with CVA and WDA-AP. All councilors agreed for the MoU and finally, the FAVA President Dr. Heru Setijanto and the CVA President Dr. Peter Thornber was signed the MoU, followed by the signed of another MoU between FAVA President Dr. Heru Setijanto and WDA-AP President Dr. Tokuma Yanai.

 

The 41st FAVA Council Meeting was officially closed by the FAVA President and followed by group photo of all participants. The first day meeting was ended by a dinner hosted by PVMA.

 

The second day (October 7th ) was the free day and participants enjoyed the beautiful beach of Boracay by sailing with a traditional boat and snorkeling of the beautiful coral sea and swimming in the clean water and beautiful beach of Boracay. Enjoyed beautiful Sunset in the traditional boat, as well as night market at d-Mall was the last activity of the second day and the entire program.

 

October 22nd, 2019

Reported by
Dr. Bambang Pontjo Priosoeryanto

FAVA Secretary  General

WVA Council and GA meeting, Panama

WVA  Council and GA  meeting, 1-3 October 2016,  in Panvet 2016, Panama City, Panama

Prof. Dr. Achariya Sailasuta, FAVA, Secretary General and WVA Councillor for Asia and Oceania   attended the WVA Council and GA meeting  during 1-3 October, 2016, in Panama city, Panama.  This meeting is hosted in conjunction with Panvet 2016. The meeting was successfully proceeded and impressive one.  FAVA  is looking forward to welcome WVA members in the 2nd WVA-WMA Global Conference on One Health (2nd GCOH) hosted by Japan Veterinary Medical association, JVMA and Japan Medical Association, JMA, which  bring  together Veterinarians, Physicians, Students, Public Health Officers, Animal Health Officers, NGOs and other interested parties from different world regions to learn, discuss and address critical aspects of the ‘One Health’ Concept, this coming November, 2016, in Fukuoka, Japan. The expected outcome will be constructively approach on strengthening the One Health network globally.

Prof. Dr. Achariya Sailasuta, FAVA, Secretary General and WVA Councillor for Asia and Oceania attended the WVA Council and GA meeting during 1-3 October, 2016, in Panama city, Panama. This meeting is hosted in conjunction with Panvet 2016. The meeting was successfully proceeded and impressive one. FAVA is looking forward to welcome WVA members in the 2nd WVA-WMA Global Conference on One Health (2nd GCOH) hosted by Japan Veterinary Medical association, JVMA and Japan Medical Association, JMA, which bring together Veterinarians, Physicians, Students, Public Health Officers, Animal Health Officers, NGOs and other interested parties from different world regions to learn, discuss and address critical aspects of the ‘One Health’ Concept, this coming November, 2016, in Fukuoka, Japan. The expected outcome will be constructively approach on strengthening the One Health network globally.

38th FAVA council meeting 2016

23rd May, 2016

To : FAVA Member Associations;
(Australian Veterinary Association, Afghanistan Veterinary Association, Bangladesh Veterinary Association, Federation of Veterinary Association Pakistan, Hong Kong Veterinary Association., Indian Veterinary Association, Indonesian Veterinary Medical Association, Japan Veterinary Medical Association, Korean Veterinary Medical Association, Mongolian Veterinary Association, Myanmar Veterinary Medical Association, Nepal Veterinary Association, New Zealand Veterinary Association, Philippines Veterinary Medical Association, Singapore Veterinary Association, Sri Lanka Veterinary Association, Thai Veterinary Medical Association under Royal Patronage, Veterinary Association Malaysia, Vietnam Veterinary Association) and Associated member, Asian Society of Conservation Medicine(ACCM)

Re: The 38th FAVA Council meeting 2016
It is a great pleasure for FAVA to invite the FAVA council representatives on attending the 38th FAVA Council meeting 2016 hosted by Vietnam Veterinary Association, VVA, which will be held on the 5th -6th September, 2016, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

We sincerely hope that you will accept our invitation and be able to participate actively in the forthcoming FAVA council meeting (see the attached agenda) and 19th FAVA Congress 2016. Further information and accommodation, kindly contact; Dr. Tan Dai Vo, Representative of VVA, email: votandai2002@yahoo.com and FAVA secretariat, email: achariya.sa@chula.ac.th
Thanks in advance and see you soon in Vietnam this September.

Sincerely yours,
Dr. Achariya Sailasuta
Secretary General, FAVA
Email: achariya.sa@chula.ac.th

37th FAVA Council Meeting

To: FAVA Member Associations;

It is a great pleasure for FAVA to invite the FAVA council representatives on attending the 37th FAVA Council meeting 2015 hosted by Mongolian Veterinary Medical Association, MVMA, which will be held on the 24-26 September, 2015, in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

We sincerely hope that you will accept our invitation and be able to participate actively in the forthcoming FAVA council meeting (see the attachment). Further information and accommodation kindly contact, Dr. Ulziitogtokh Tsedev, President of MVMA, email: ulziit29@yahoo.com and FAVA secretariat, email: achariya.sa@chula.ac.th

Thanks in advance and see you soon in Mongolia this September.

Sincerely yours.

Dr. Achariya Sailasuta
Secretary General, FAVA
Email: achariya.sa@chula.ac.th