One Health News

Joint Statement of Heads of International Financial Institutions with Programs in Ukraine and Neighboring Countries

March 18, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC – March 17, 2022: Statement from Odile Renaud-Basso, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Werner Hoyer, President of the European Investment Bank (EIB), Carlo Monticelli, Governor of the Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB), Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and David…

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One Health at UCalgary receives its first endowment | News | University of Calgary

March 17, 2022

“One Health at UCalgary (OH@UC) was founded in 2019 as an emerging, cross-cutting research theme that takes a systems view of complex problems, recognizing interconnections of people and animals in their shared environments. The One Health lens encompasses the social, economic, cultural, physical, built and political environments that can either promote or inhibit wellness. This approach…

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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION One Health: Approach for action against neglected tropical diseases 2021-2030

March 14, 2022

 Multi-Region launch: new tools for control of Taenia solium (who.int) WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION One Health: Approach for action against neglected tropical diseases 2021-2030 – launch webinar 14:00 -15:30 CET – 16 March 2022 “One Health approaches are key to sustainably prevent NTDs, because they recognise the links between human, animal and environmental health; and take a ……

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Lab-grown pig heart tissue could open new avenues for the study of heart regeneration (news-medical.net)

March 10, 2022

 "This research typifies the One Health, One Medicine ethos at the University of Surrey, as our model could help us understand how to stimulate the repair process after heart attacks without the need to use live animals in the research. We are hopeful our model could lead to better health outcomes for humans and reduce…

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Ukraine War: How It Impacts Food

March 8, 2022

War will affect all food prices – futures already up by 40% – and wheat is a major cause of the price rise; “hunger hotspots” threaten in 20 countries warn WFP and FAO SEE: https://impakter.com/ukraine-war-how-impacts-food-wheat/ by *Richard Seifman and *Claude Forthomme – Senior Editor March 7, 2022  in Politics & Foreign Affairs, Society *Members One Health Initiative…

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APHIS announces final strategic framework for enhancing surveillance for SARS-CoV-2, other emerging diseases under the American Rescue Plan – The Highland County Press

March 8, 2022

“The One Health concept recognizes that the health of people, animals, and the environment are all linked,” said USDA Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs Jenny Lester Moffitt. “Using this One Health approach will benefit the country for many years to come by better enabling us to rapidly detect new disease threats and provide…

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The Next Virus “Hotspot”, the Arctic: Why a One Health Response is Needed – Impakter

March 4, 2022

SEE: [https://impakter.com/next-virus-hotspot-arctic-one-health-response/] All Arctic Circle states,  including Russia, must cooperate using a One Health approach as soon as possible to address the issue “…  Scientists know that bacteria and viruses can survive for millions of years in very cold environments, that global warming increases the possibility they may emerge and conceivably affect the people, animals, and…

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50 million Euros to seed new Nature for Health Trust Fund for Pandemic Prevention – ReliefWeb

March 4, 2022

“Above all, the Multi-Partner Trust Fund will focus on implementation. Implementation of preventive One Health action and policies at the local, ...

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Growing Impact: One Health

March 3, 2022

SEE: Growing Impact: One Health | Institutes of Energy and the Environment (psu.edu) March 1, 2022 A transdisciplinary team of Penn State researchers is exploring how One Health, an approach that recognizes the interconnectedness among human health, ecosystem health, and animal health, may be able to tackle complex health problems facing Pennsylvania.  Listen now  

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One Health Social Sciences Initiative WEBINAR

February 26, 2022

SEE: https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/3237505812176349448 To view, you must enter your name, email address and click ‘Register’ (It is Free).   The Audio does not start until about 2.5 minutes in.  Also see: https://www.onehealthcommission.org/en/programs/one_health_social_sciences_initiative/ https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1skKRO9BVrKkLKwouC9T51cWySpTL1STsYDojOGTgJ-Y/edit#gid=0

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Kenya launches One Health strategy to combat zoonotic diseases – YouTube

February 25, 2022

YouTube      SEE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pD00pS7IWqM Current Covid -19 pandemic has reinforced the relevance of implementing One Health Principles in the global preparedness, detection and response …

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International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva Urges Key G20 Policy Actions to Safeguard the Recovery

February 18, 2022

OHI website Editor's note... Consistent with the One Health concept/approach: “... In this environment, our best course of action is to move from a singular focus on vaccines to ensuring that each country has equal access to a comprehensive COVID-19 toolkit that also includes tests and treatments. Keeping these tools updated as the virus evolves…

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First of its Kind Coalition Sees Health Industry, Professional Bodies and Experts Come Together to Holistically Tackle ‘Hidden Pandemic’ of Antibiotic Resistant Infections (utilizing a One Health approach)

February 14, 2022

First of its Kind Coalition Sees Health Industry, Professional Bodies and Experts Come Together to Holistically Tackle ‘Hidden Pandemic’ of Antibiotic Resistant Infections (utilizing a One Health approach) [SEE: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/first-kind-coalition-sees-health-080000916.html “… “We must collectively take the lessons from COVID-19 and ‘build back better’, by improving diagnostics and the pace at which interventions are implemented to…

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How to Save our Common Future: The Global One Health One Welfare Approach

February 14, 2022

How to Save our Common Future: The Global One Health One Welfare Approach BY ULRICH LAASER  FEBRUARY 13, 2022 Dr. Laaser studied medicine in Berlin, Freiburg, Hamburg, and Prague. Since 1989 he has been professor at the University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld School of Public Health and is visiting professor at the Centre School of Public…

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Public Health Vaccines Announces the Initiation of the First Clinical Trial Evaluating Its Nipah Virus Vaccine (prnewswire.com)

February 10, 2022

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ SEE: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/public-health-vaccines-announces-the-initiation-of-the-first-clinical-trial-evaluating-its-nipah-virus-vaccine-301478712.html  “… Joan Fusco, PHV’s Chief Operating Officer, commented, “We are very thankful for CEPI’s ongoing support that has resulted in this first-in-human clinical testing of our single dose Nipah vaccine. This marks a significant inflection point for the program achieved by our outstanding team and its deliberate approach to product…

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APHIS Announces Final Strategic Framework for Enhancing Surveillance for SARS-CoV-2 and other Emerging Diseases Under the American Rescue Plan

February 10, 2022

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Press Release: SEE APHIS Announces Final Strategic Framework for Enhancing Surveillance for SARS-CoV-2 and other Emerging Diseases Under the American Rescue Plan | USDA Contact: USDA Press Email: press@usda.gov WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2022 “… “The One Health concept recognizes that the health of people, animals, and the environment are all linked,” said USDA…

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A Brief History of One Health – Getting Started. One Health, Public Health, Basic Epidemiology | Coursera

February 6, 2022

https://www.coursera.org/lecture/onehealth/a-brief-history-of-one-health-Eydsd?utm_source=tw&utm_medium=page_share&utm_content=vlp&utm_campaign=top_button A Brief History of One Health Share Play Video Bats, Ducks, and Pandemics: An Introduction to One Health Policy Princeton University 4.7 (296 ratings)  | 6.3K Students Enrolled Enroll for Free This Course Video Transcript Welcome to “Bats, Ducks, and Pandemics: An Introduction to One Health Policy”. One Health is the concept that human,…

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Google Images of “One Health”

February 5, 2022

SEE:   https://www.google.com/search?sxsrf=APq-WBue_cCDSx5gAKf5vWNkSfBANQsQQA:1644045929578&source=univ&tbm=isch&q=one+health+initiative&fir=yLWmqvpNKx6-TM%252Cf0xWWb5c6XR_PM%252C_%253B_x38MOlyOlrRBM%252CLJlgvfkVoAQUNM%252C_%253B8qGyLiszVB0-oM%252CTNhp4qgv-Ql

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One Health Facts: Animals Play an Important Role in Our Lives –

February 3, 2022

One Health Facts: Animals Play an Important Role in Our Lives – YouTube YouTube Next: · Webinar-Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC) and Health · One Health Facts: Humans and Animals Share Diseases · Kevin Patterson describes how PHAP …

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A significant One Health oriented organization: American Veterinary Epidemiology Society (AVES)

February 1, 2022

 American Veterinary Epidemiology Society (AVES)   SEE: www.avesociety.org Dr. Jack Shere, President – jack.a.shere@usda.gov Dr. John Poppe, Executive Director – aves.exec@outlook.com Founders:  Karl F. Meyer & James H. Steele  History Dr. James H. Steele’s drive to create the American Veterinary Epidemiology Society (AVES) stemmed primarily from his desire to recognize Dr. K. F. Meyer. Read more… Mission The…

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