Severino S. Capitan

Severino S. Capitan

Field of award: Animal Physiology/Nutrition

Year awarded: 1993

Division: Agricultural Sciences

Citation:

In recognition of his outstanding achievements in artificial insemination (AI) programs contributing significantly to the genetic improvement and population increase of carabaos in the country. As a reproductive physiologist, he worked on the development of the estrus synchronization (ES) technique and the technology of clitoral stimulation (CS), both instrumental in the massive upgrading programs of the Philippine carabaos.

Current Position: Professor

Office Address: Animal and Dairy Sciences Cluster, University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, Laguna

Education: PhD (Animal Physiology) Punjab Agricultural University 1986; MS (Animal Breeding) University of the Philippines 1981; BS (Agriculture) University of the Philippines 1975