One Health News

CROW welcomes wildlife, conservation medicine interns

August 1, 2021

Sanibel-Captiva Islander Their year-long veterinary internships began on July 1. … The internship at CROW is centered around the “One World, One Health” concept and … the growing field of wildlife conservation medicine and the one health initiative.”. SEE: https://www.captivasanibel.com/2021/07/30/crow-welcomes-wildlife-conservation-medicine-interns/ http://www.crowclinic.org/articles/one-world-one-health 

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Rutgers Inspires Establishment of New Jersey One Health Task Force

July 29, 2021

New Jersey is the first state to legislate a task force to fight disease transmission from animals to people SEE:  https://www.newswise.com/articles/rutgers-inspires-establishment-of-new-jersey-one-health-task-force?ta=home 28-Jul-2021 1:35 PM EDT, by Rutgers University-New Brunswick Newswise — The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for scientists to address how humans, animals and the environment affect each other and to develop protocols to stop…

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Embracing the One Health Approach – Genome BC

July 28, 2021

SEE:  https://www.genomebc.ca/blog/embracing-the-one-health-approach  “… No one person, organization, or sector can address issues at the animal-human-environment interface alone. The “One Health” approach is a collaborative, multisectoral, and transdisciplinary approach— working at the local, regional, national, and global levels—with the goal of achieving optimal health outcomes. Its foundation is the recognition that the health and wellbeing of…

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G20 Summit: Make One Health a Reality – July 23, 2021

July 27, 2021

HEALTH, POLITICS & FOREIGN AFFAIRS, SOCIETY SEE:  G20 Summit: Make One Health a Reality   by George Lueddeke – Rohini Roopnarine – Richard Seifman This is the summer of Italy on the World Stage–And recognition of One Health as a global concern: What happens in the Fall when the G20 meets? Will the G20 follow up on the…

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‘One Health’ concept recognizes that animal and human health are inter-dependent: Atul Chaturvedi, Health News, ET HealthWorld (indiatimes.com)

July 21, 2021

India has embarked upon establishing the One Health approach to leverage human capital and physical capital to prevent future pandemics, which is why implementing the One Health concept is now imminent and most urgent. Shahid Akhter ETHealthWorld Updated: July 20, 2021, 23:55 IST SEE  https://health.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/policy/one-health-concept-recognizes-that-animal-health-human-health-and-the-environment-are-inter-dependent-atul-chaturvedi-secretary-dept-of-animal-husbandry-dairying-goi/84593264

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Final declaration – 5th France-Oceania Summit (19 July 2021)

July 20, 2021

SEE: https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/asia-and-oceania/news/article/final-declaration-5th-france-oceania-summit-19-jul-21 “16. We recognize the urgent need to strengthen the implementation of the One Health approach and, in this regard, welcome initiatives such as the One Health High Level Expert Panel (OHHLEP) established by the WHO, FAO, OIE and UNEP and the PREZODE initiative.”

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One Health approach: a symphony of effort… a health exigency worldwide

July 16, 2021

July 15, 2021 Medical Science Please note, this article will also appear in the seventh edition of our quarterly publication AS https://onehealthinitiative.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/INN7-B-Kaplan-8888-atl-final.pdf VIEW PUBLICATION

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Developing a one health approach by using a multi-dimensional matrix

July 14, 2021

One Health Volume 13, December 2021, 100289 SEE: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352771421000793?via%3Dihub#bb0030  Developing a one health approach by using a multi-dimensional matrix Laura H.Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP Co-Founder,  One Health Initiative, New York, USA

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One Health Needs Global Recognition: A Call for Superstars to Come Forward

July 9, 2021

HEALTH, POLITICS & FOREIGN AFFAIRS, SOCIETY July 9, 2021 by Craig Carter, Rohini Roopnarine & Richard Seifman SEE: https://impakter.com/one-health-recognition-superstars/

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South Dakota One Health: COVID-19 and One Health

July 7, 2021

Home  Thursday, July 8 SEE: https://extension.sdstate.edu/event/south-dakota-one-health-covid-19-and-one-health Posted in Beef Cattle, Swine, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, Animal Health, Goats, Horse, Poultry, Rabbit The South Dakota One Health: COVID-19 and One Health will be held July 8 at 9 a.m. CST at the USD Health Science Center (Room #106, 1400 W. 22nd St., Sioux Falls). The latest in a series looking at the interaction between people, animals and the…

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Preventing Future Pandemics Starts with Protecting Our Forests

July 7, 2021

STORY HIGHLIGHTS At least 60% of emerging infectious diseases are of zoonotic origin. It is estimated that around 1.7 million currently “undiscovered” viruses exist in mammals and birds, of which up to 827,000 could have the ability to infect people. Healthy forests are essential to reduce the risks of future zoonotic diseases. “… We need…

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Get vaccinated for COVID-19…and live.  Refuse and you are more likely to DIE from contracting the disease!!

July 5, 2021

Dr. Fauci Just Warned of COVID “Spikes” Here | Eat This Not … https://www.eatthis.com › news-fauci-delta-covid-spikes… 20 hours ago — Dr. Fauci warned that there will be new COVID–19 spikes in places with … Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Pinterest · Share via e-mail … die of COVID in this most recent month that we completed in June,” said Todd. ……

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Planetary health needs One Health

July 4, 2021

 One Health is a concept that recognises the links between human, animal, and environmental health.

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Researchers in cross-species disease transmission awarded One Health fellowships

June 30, 2021

Soulsby Foundation funds research into human and animal viruses, cross-species disease transmission and treatment for snake bites. Doctors and veterinarians working across a wide range of One Health issues have been awarded fellowships to enable them to progress their research. The fellowships are awarded by the Soulsby Foundation – a charity that supports early career…

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The Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations-International Atomic Energy Agency (FAO-IAEA) meeting held focusing on prevention of animal disease outbreaks [needs One Health approach]

June 29, 2021

SEE: https://www.devdiscourse.com/article/technology/1631150-fao-iaea-meeting-held-focusing-on-prevention-of-animal-disease-outbreaks “… “The world is looking to us to produce synergies and provide leadership for a One Health approach that prevents future pandemics originating from animal sources,” FAO Director-General Qu Dongyu said. With livestock production systems becoming more intensified in many parts of the world to meet demands for animal-based foods, the symposium will address the challenges and…

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NEW JERSEY (USA) Governor Signs “NJ One Health Task Force” Legislation

June 25, 2021

Governor Murphy Takes Action On Legislation S-347/A-1992 w/GR (Smith, Vitale/Stanley, Conaway, Houghtaling) Establishes “NJ One Health Task Force.” SEE: Office of the Governor | Governor Murphy Takes Action On Legislation (nj.gov)

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Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director says “spirit of unity” has allowed the Americas to grapple with the worst health crisis in 100 years – June 21, 2021

June 22, 2021

“ ... The Executive Committee is composed of nine Member States of PAHO. Its 168th session takes place June 21 to 25, and will examine a wide range of issues, including a roadmap to digital transformation of health and an approach for the human-animal-environment health interface, also known as “One Health.” ...”

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Repeat: One Health, one cure – Landscape News October 27, 2020

June 21, 2021

Repeat: LANDSCAPE NEWS – October 27, 2020 The history of the approach to health that promises to prevent future pandemics SEE: https://news.globallandscapesforum.org/47955/one-health-one-cure/ “…The pandemic has shown us that the veneer of civilization is very thin,” says Laura Kahn, physician and co-founder of the One Health Initiative, who decided to dedicate her career to biodefense research after the…

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Exotic Diseases: From Animals to Humans

June 16, 2021

FROM THE LECTURE SERIES: AN INTRODUCTION TO INFECTIOUS DISEASES June 15, 2021   By Barry C. Fox, M.D., University of Wisconsin Seventy percent of infectious diseases originate from wildlife. It is important to be aware of the many ways you can contract infections from animals, and know of the ways you can protect yourself. What do we know…

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