We are IVSA Thailand!
After the IVSA Asia conference in Chiangmai in 2013, IVSA chapter has been set in Thailand with the first MO team. We processed on some IVSA work mainly on advertizing IVSA and opened for new members in Thailand. But in 2015 we have been actively making a further step to form a stronger chapter. Our member organization of 2015 has been officially formed at faculty of veterinary science, Chulalongkorn university at the end of August 2014 We have set the new MO positions including
President: Wannita Jirasatitvorakul
Vice president: Pongsuriya Sema
EO: Pitchaya Pokpong
Assistant EOs, Local Eos, Treasurer, Coordinator, Public relation, Creative, Sponsorship etc..
Moreover, we have our LOGO that we proudly present !
Meaning Our logo has elephant on it because elephants are the symbol animals of the nation. They are intelligent and so lovely. Elephant and globe mean we are ready to work globally with our beloved IVSA friends around the world!
Let’s keep in touch Facebook page: IVSA Thailand Email address:MO.IVSA.Th@gmail.com For, in case, anyone having any questions concerning with our activities, events, our work, or anything about IVSA Thailand. We are on processing to create the website and it will be launched to public very soon
Chulalongkorn University is composed of 19 faculties, 23 colleges and research institutes. Currently there are over 38,000 students including 24,951 undergraduates, 13,391 postgraduates (10,881 in the Master’s Degree and 2,150 in the Doctoral Degree programs) and 2,800 faculty members. Naming Chulalongkorn University was founded in its present form in 1917 by King Vajiravudh (Rama VI). It was named after his father, King Chulalongkorn (Rama V), who laid the foundations for modern education in Thailand. Emblem Phra Kieo is derived from a coronet formerly worn by princes and prince.
Address of Chulalongkorn University 254 Phayathai Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok Thailand. 10330 Tel: +662-215-0871-3 Fax: +662-215-4804 Website:http://www.chula.ac.th
Faculty of veterinary science, Chulalongkorn University
First founded in 1935 as an independent Department of Veterinary Science under the Faculty of Art and Science, Chulalongkorn University. Seven years later, it became the Faculty of Veterinary Science under the University of Medicine (presently Mahidol University). In 1957, it was transferred once again to Chulalongkorn University, where it has remained ever since. Now, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University is the one of the well-known veterinary student in Thailand and South East Asia.It received the 1st raking in the veterinary filed in Thailand. Besides veterinary ungraduated study, the Faculty offers lots of post graduate program in veterinary filed such as Master of Science (M.Sc.),Internship Program, Diploma and Ph.D. programs. At the present, the faculty admits 160 ungraduated students and more than 40 graduated students each year. We also has a lot of collaborates with many oversea institutions in exchange program or research projects. Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University offers a six-year ungraduated program leading to the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M). This is a list of Department in the faculty:
1. Department of Anatomy
2. Department of Physiology
3. Department of Animal Husbandry
4. Department of Pharmacology
5. Department of Medicine
6. Department of Surgery
7. Department of Pathology
8. Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproduction
9. Department of Public Heath
Moreover, we also have many research unit and special institutes such as Small Animals Hospital, Livestock Hospital, Laboratory Animals Center and Aquatic Medicine Research Institute.
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University
Henri-Dunant Rd., Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand. Tel.+66(0) 2218-9771,3 Fax.+66(0) 2255-3910
About works we have done this year…
1.IVSA Thailand had talked to IVSA Malaysia, IVSA Taiwan,and IVSA South Korea and we have Group Exchange in year 2015 already. IVSA Thailand had hosted on July 9-July16 2015.
2.We were organizing for some of our members to participate in Indonesia group exchange in January 2015. 3.We have got a lot of individual exchange requests both from international and local students for externship and internship abroad. International students to exchange in Thailand
-Four students from Malaysia for zoo animal training -Two students from Finland for animal shelter. -Two students from South Korea; one for internship in the faculty about small animal and one about large animal. -Two students from Taiwan; they’re interested in training in faculty and elephant camp. Above two are accepted from the places they requested and surely got the positions for training. Local students to exchange abroad -From Chulalongkorn university to extern with marine mammals in Japan -From Chiangmai university to extern in anatomy department in South Korea
Locally Within our MO we always have meeting in average every weeks to talk about our team’s works, events and activities and update news from IVSA, also social media is the other way to get meeting for us and via phone too. 1.We are having IVSA Thailand assembly in January that Chulalongkorn university will be the host. All of 6 vet schools in Thailand will participate in. It is our first huge event of the team in 2015 and we are looking forward to having meeting, exchanging ideas and doing activities together among our members to make the strong relationship. 2.We are talking to our professor about future projects and one of that is One Health. It would be really beneficial to work together with other field like medical not only in Thailand but from other country in ASEAN community. We will set the issue to talk together and work with community among South East Asia.