19-21 April 2012
Merial Philippines Inc. (MPI) once again showed
its support to the swine industry sector.
Merial Phillipines Inc (MPI)
successfully launched its additional piglet claim for Circovac
Introduced three (3) years ago, Circovac was first positioned for breeder use, until
it recently obtained registration from the Bureau of Animal Industry for piglet
use. Circovac is now considered as the only licensed PCV2 vaccine for both sows
and piglets in the Philippines.
Dr. Tomas M. Acorda (middle), Manager, Large Animal Business Operations of Merial
Phils Inc. recently took his oath as the new Chairman of the Board of Veterinary
2 February 2009
Credit and acknowledgement to Asian Agribusiness Media as source of posted articles.
23 June 2008
Book and CD Donation
These are photos taken during our sorties as we donated books and CD’s on PCV2 and
Classical Swine Fever among several colleges and universities offering Veterinary
23 June 2008
Merial Philippines, Inc. launched Sprintvac MH in Davao on May 22, 2008. Venue was
at Waterfront Davao Insular Hotel. Over 30 guests attended the seminar on Mycoplasma
hyopneumoniae (Dr. Tomas M. Acorda as speaker) followed by Dr. Henry Too’s discussion
on Sprintvac MH One-Shot vaccine.
24 April 2007
Merial @ Vet Schools
Merial Philippines, Inc, through its Technical/Marketing Manager for Large Animals,
Dr. Tom Acorda donated books and CD's on Porcine Circovirus Associated Diseases
or PCVD to Tarlac College of Agriculture (TCA), Pampanga Agricultural Colleges (PAC),
and Central Luzon State University (CLSU). Dr. Acorda handed over the donation to
the respective presidents of the State Universities. This was followed by his lectures
on PCVD and product orientation on Merial's swine products among the senior veterinary
students of the different schools.
22 September 2006
Swine Courses in Cebu,
Two swine courses designed for veterinarians and swine raisers were simultaneously
conducted on August 29-30, 2006 at Southwestern University (SWU), Cebu City by the
International Training Center for Pig Husbandry (ITCPH) with the cooperation of
Merial Philippines, Inc. The activity is part of the continuing professional education
(CPE) program of SWU College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM).
17 October 2005
Classical Swine Fever:
Old Disease, New Challenges
During the 2nd Congress of the Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress (19 & 20
September 2005) held at the Edsa Shangri-la Hotel, Manila, a Corporate Symposium
was organised by MERIAL on classical swine fever (better known in the Philippines
as hog cholera).
6 September 2005
MERIAL: APVS Major Sponsor
Merial plays a key role as one of the five (5) major sponsors of the 2nd APVS Congress
to be held on September 19-21, 2005 at the glamorous EDSA Shangri-la Hotel in Mandaluyong
City, Phillippines. (more