Institute for Molecular Parasitology and Vector-borne Diseases (IMPVBD)
Cebu Technological University Main Campus

Bio-description of the Center Director

Dr. Adrian Ybanez is the Vice-President for Research and Development and a Professor VI of the College of Veterinary Medicine of the Cebu Technological University, Cebu City, Philippines. He obtained his Bachelor of Animal Science (Cum Laude) and DVM degrees (Cum Laude) from the Visayas State University. He also finished the post-graduate Diploma in Research and Development from the University of the Philippines Open University (as Dean’s list). He further finished his PhD in Veterinary Sciences (Internal Medicine) from the United Graduate School of Veterinary Sciences of Gifu University and Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Japan. He also has a Master of business Administration Degree from the Southwestern University, PHINMA, Cebu City, Philippines. He is a Diplomate in the Philippine College of Veterinary Public Health and a candidate Diplomate in the Philippine College of Canine Practitioners. He is actively involved in multi-disciplinary research, but with great interest in small animal medicine, parasitology and tick-borne disease research.

Description of the Center

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