In recognition of his outstanding researches on parasites of livestock population with emphasis on the basic aspects of helminthology. His works significantly contributed in the undertaking of sound control measures in conservation, agriculture management and public health.
Birthdate: 11 September 1947
- Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - University of London 1981
- Post Graduate Research in Parasitology - Institute for Parasitology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Hannover, Germany 1974
- Master of Science (M.S.) - University of the Philippines 1973
- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) (Magna cum laude) - Araneta University Foundation 1968.