One Health News

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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On World NTD Day, WHO releases key document to guide a paradigm shift towards One Health

January 30, 2022

Ending the neglect to attain the sustainable development goals. One health: approach for action against neglected tropical diseases 2021-2030

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China, the West, and the Future of Global Health Security | Center For Global Development (cgdev.org)

January 27, 2022

COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of an integrated “One Health” perspective in evaluating how anthropogenic activities drive the emergence of novel zoonotic (animal) pathogens and provide the conditions for zoonotic outbreaks to achieve epidemic scales. One Health is a trans-disciplinary approach that identifying health threats at the human-animal-environment interface and acting upon them.

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Centre for One Health – NUI Galway

January 23, 2022

SEE: https://www.nuigalway.ie/ryaninstitute/researchcentresandclusters/coh/# The One Health concept recognises that the health of people is connected to the health of animals and the environment. The World Health Organization (WHO), the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) recognise that adopting a ‘One Health’ approach is key to meeting grand challenges to our…

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Reminder: A decade ago, but still applicable and important! … One Health Initiative Archived website: World Medical Association (WMA) and World Veterinary Association (WVA) via The World Medical Association

January 21, 2022

Reminder: A decade ago (2012), but still applicable and important! One Health Initiative Archived website: World Medical Association (WMA) and World Veterinary Association (WVA) via The World Medical Association https://www.wma.net/blog-post/one-health-initiative-wma-and-wva/    

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Statement on the tenth meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency … [need for on-going One Health approach…]

January 20, 2022

"the need for an on-going integrated One Health approach to SARS-CoV-2 surveillance, research, and response efforts." 

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ISDRS Conference [with a research track on One Health and ethics] – 2022 June 15-17, Stockholm (isdrsconferences.org)

January 17, 2022

This June the 28th 2022 annual ISRDS conference on sustainability will have a research track on One Health and ethics. This is a great opportunity to establish ethics as a core part of One Health approaches and get together in forming the research field. The call summarize this as: “One way to reach the UN…

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