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Are the commas used correctly in this sentence?

Are the commas used correctly, or is there a better way to write this? It seemed correct but it is also comma heavy.
Thanks in advance!

In order to strengthen the professional quality of students and improve the research capacity of teachers and students, on May 17th, the College of Animal Husbandry and Engineering invited Song Changxu, the director of the pig disease function laboratory of the National Engineering Research Center for Pig Industry of South China Agricultural University, a research fellow of the Institute of Animal Science, and a doctoral supervisor, to make an academic report on the "Research Progress of Staphylococcus suis in Pigs" for all the students of the College of Animal Husbandry and Engineering.