National Focal Points for Veterinary Laboratories

Terms of Reference

Regional Training Seminars

Focal Point List for Asia Pacific Region

Australia Dr William Wong Animal Disease Preparedness and Response Section
Animal Health Policy Branch, Animal Division
Department of Agriculture
GPO Box 858 Canberra
ACT 2601
Bangladesh Dr Abul Khair Principal Scientific Officer
Central Disease Investigation Laboratory
Department of Livestock Services
Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock
48 Kazi Alauddin Road, Dhaka - 1000
Bhutan Dr Ratna B. Gurung

Dr Jambay Dorji
Principal Livestock Research Officer
National Center for Animal Health
Department of Livestock
Ministry of Agriculture and Forests
P.O.Box No. 155, Serbithang, Thimphu

Principal Veterinary Research Officer
National Centre for Animal Health
Department of Livestock
Ministry of Agriculture and Forests
P.O. Box No.155, Serbithang
Brunei Ms Hamsiah Md Saat Veterinary Services Laboratory
Division of Livestock Industry
Department of Agriculture and Agrifood
Ministry of Industry and Primary Resources
Bandar Seri Begawan
Cambodia - -
China (People's Rep. of) Ms Cuiping Song Laboratory Management Division
China Animal Health and Epidemiology Center
No. 369, Nanjing Road
Qingdao, Shandong
Chinese Taipei Dr Ming-Chu Cheng Division Director
Animal Health Research Institute, Council of Agriculture
No. 376, Jhongjheng Rd., Danshuei Dist.
New Taipei City 25158
Fiji Dr Chaminda Dissanayake Veterinarian
Biosecurity Authority of Fiji
Level 3, Provident Plaza 1
Ellery Street, Suva
India Dr KML Pathak Deputy Director General (Animal Science)
Indian Council of Agricultural Research
Krishi Bhavan, Room No. 113
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road New Delhi-110 114
Indonesia Dr Sigit Nurtanto Head of Epidemiology and Veterinary Economic Section
Subdiretorate of Surveillance
Directorate of Animal Health
Directorate General of Livestock and Animal Health Services
Ministry of Agriculture
Building C 9th floor, Jl.Harsono RM No. 3
Ragunan. 12550
Iran Dr Adel Haghighi Khiabanian Asl Director General of Central Veterinary Laboratory
Iran Veterinary Organization (IVO)
Seyed Jamaledin Asad Abadi St.
Vali-Asr Ave., PO Box 14155-6349, Tehran
Japan Dr Kazuhiro Yoshihara Director
Department of Animal Disease Control and Prevention
National Institute of Animal Health
National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO)
3-1-5, Kannondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0856
Korea (Dem. People's Rep. of) Dr Jong Hyok Kwon Veterinary Laboratory Expert
Central Veterinary Station, Ministry of Agriculture
Dangsang-Dong, Mangangdae District
Korea (Rep. of) Dr Heui-jin Kim Research Scientist
Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency
175 Anyang-ro, Manang-gu
Anyang-si, Gyeonggi-do 430-757
Laos Dr Phouvong Phomachanh Animal Health Laboratory
Malaysia Dr Norlida Othman Laboratory Director
RVL Kota Bharu, DVS Malaysia
Makmal Veterinar Kawasan Kota Bharu
Jabatan Perkhidmatan Veterinar
Jalan Sultan Yahya Petra
Kubang Kerian, 16150 Kelantan
Maldives - -
Micronesia (Fed. States of) Mr Engly Ioanis Cooperative Research and Extension Service Coordinator
College of Micronesia-FSM
PO Box 1859 Kolonia-Pohnpei FM
Mongolia Mr Batchuluun Daminjav Chief of Veterinary
State Central Veterinary Laboratory
Zaisan 53/03 Khan-uul district, Ulaanbaatar 17024
Myanmar Dr Min Thein Maw Deputy Director
Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department
Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation
Office No.36, Yaza Thingaha Road
Ottaya Thiri Township, P.O. Box 15011
Nay Pyi Taw
Nepal Dr Pragya Koirala Senior Veterinary Officer
Central Veterinary Laboratory
Tripureswor, Kathmandu
New Caledonia Dr Denise Desoutter Vétérinaire - Chef du service des laboratoires officiels vétérinaires
agroalimentaires et phytosanitaires de la Nouvelle-Calédonie
New Zealand Dr Joseph O’Keefe Manager Animal Health Laboratory
Ministry for Primary Industries
66 Ward Street, PO Box 40742
Upper Hutt 5018, NEW ZEALAND
Pakistan - -
Papua New Guinea Mr Orlando Natera Mercado Animal Health Program Manager
Laboratory Services
National Agriculture Quarantine and Inspection Authority
Post Office Box 741, Port Moresby, National Capital District
Philippines Dr Magdalena Cruz Officer-in-charge
Philippine Animal Health Center
Bureau of Animal Industry
Visayas Avenue, Diliman
Quezon City 1100
Singapore Dr Paul Chiew Group Director
Laboratories Group
Agri-food and Veterinary Authority
10 Perahu Road 718837
Sri Lanka Dr Seekkuge Susil Priyantha Silva Head/Veterinary Research Institute
Department of Animal Production and Health
PO Box 13 Getembe Peradeniya
Thailand Dr Tuangthong Patchimasiri Senior Researcher
National Institute of Animal Health
Department of Livestock Development
Kaset Klang, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900
Timor Leste Dr Felisiano Da Conceição Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
Rua de Presidente Nicolau Lobato Comoro no 5
National Directorate and Veterinary Services of Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
Vanuatu Dr Roger Phillips Acting Principal Veterinary Officer
Biosecurity Vanuatu
Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries & Biosecurity
PM Bag 9095, Port Vila
Vietnam Mr Thanh Long Ngo Vice Director
Regional Animal Health Office No. 6 (RAHO6)
Department of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Regional Animal Health Office No. 6
521/1 Hoang Van Thu St., Ward 4, Tan Binh Dist.

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