Reminder January to December 2016: “7 Prominent U.S. and international individual and organizational One Health Endorsements (multidisciplinary)” International Association of Risk Management in Medicine (IARMM) Endorses One Health Initiative – Posted One Health Initiative website NEWS Tuesday, January 05, 2016 SEE: http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/OneHealth.pdf & http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/CCF20160105_0001.pdf [w/Signature] [U.S.] Sen. [Al] Franken Pushes Bill [National One Health Act Will Help Top Agencies Understand, prevent, and Respond to Animal Disease Outbreaks] to Establish National Plan for Fighting Diseases Like Zika & Ebola - March 4, 2016 - Friday, March 04, 2016 http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/news.php?query=Sen.+Franken+Pushes+Bill+to+Establish+National+Plan+for+Fighting+Diseases+Like+Zika++Ebola Major U.S. Company (US Biologic) Strongly Endorses One Health – Posted One Health Initiative website NEWS Tuesday, April 05, 2016 http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/USBIOLOGIC-OneHealthInitiativeEndorsementLetter452016.pdf http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/USBIOLOGIC-OneHealthTechnologyPlatform442016.pdf U.S. Congressman Recognizes One Health Approach! June 6, 2016 – Congressman Morgan Griffith, representing Virginia’s 9th District (USA) recognized the importance of utilizing the principles involved in the One Health concept on his weekly E-newsletter today. See http://morgangriffith.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=398573 GIDEON “The world’s premier global infectious diseases database” SUPPORTS ONE HEALTH – Posted One Health Initiative website NEWS Wednesday, July 20, 2016 http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/news.php?query=GIDEON+The+worlds+premier+global+infectious+diseases+database+SUPPORTS+ONE+HEALTH+ New President of American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Endorses One Health - August 10, 2016 - Thursday, August 11, 2016 http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/news.php?query=New+President+of+American+Veterinary+Medical+Association+AVMA+Endorses+One+Health+ (*Scroll down) Special Advisor Minister to Prime Minister of Ethiopia Endorses One Health – Posted One Health Initiative website NEWS Saturday, December 31, 2016 See endorsement letter at http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/OneHealthEndorsementLetter.pdf *Note: On December 30, 2016, Dr. Laura H. Kahn [MD, MPH, MPP], a co-founder of the One Health Initiative team, received a One Health Endorsement letter from Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tedros_Adhanom, Minister and Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia. Dr. Ghebreyesus has been endorsed by the African Union as a candidate for the Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO).