Educational Background

PhD in Large Animal Medicine and Surgery

Areas of Research

Main Field

Agriculture, Forestry, and Veterinary Sciences


  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Veterinary acupuncture
  • Complementary and alternative veterinary medicine


  • Technical Assistance
  • Expert advice / Consultation
  • As a resource person to fora or seminars

Dr. Jezie A. Acorda is a Professor at the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM). He served as the Dean of the college from 2019 to 2022.

His numerous awards include the Outstanding Young Scientist from the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) Philippines in 1996, and the Most Outstanding Veterinarian from the Veterinary Practitioners Association of the Philippines in 2004.

Dr. Acorda finished his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1981 at the University of the Philippines Diliman, MS in Agriculture in 1991 at the Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine in Japan, and PhD in Agriculture in 1995 at Gifu University also in Japan.