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Notable Modern-day ‘One Health’ Comparative Medical History to remember …

May 25, 2020

Peter G. Anderson, DVM, PhD  Gary Roubin, BVSc (equiv. DVM), MB (equiv. MD), PhD Saving lives through “One Health” concept/approach, interdisciplinary scientific research …   Please see https://onehealthinitiative.com/renowned-physician-interventional-cardiologist-endorses-one-health-concept/ posted on current One Health Initiative website and reprinted below:  “ONE HEALTH in Action” – First Flexible Coil Balloon Expandable Intracoronary Stent Development for Humans – Posted…

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WELCOME to the new updated One Health Initiative team website in collaboration with Crozet BioPharma

May 21, 2020

The One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team welcomes all U.S. and international visitors to our new, updated website.

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One Health Initiative team’s current Biographies May 2020

May 18, 2020

Laura H Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP – View bio Bruce Kaplan, DVM – View bio Thomas P. Monath, MD – View bio Lisa A. Conti, DVM, MPH – View bio Thomas M. Yuill, PhD – View bio Helena J. Chapman, MD, MPH, PhD – View bio Craig N. Carter, DVM, PhD – View bio Becky…

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Who’s in Charge?

May 18, 2020

Leadership during Epidemics, Bioterror Attacks, and Other Public Health Crises (Praeger Security International) 2nd Edition

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The peril of human-animal chimera experiments – in Asia Times

May 17, 2020

... GOF or chimeric research, is also advancing the One Health Initiative that seeks to produce a cross-species vaccine for both human and animals. 

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Reconnecting for our future: The Lancet One Health Commission

May 16, 2020

 “... The apparent dominance of the human species comes with a huge responsibility. Thus, in our quest to ensure the health and continued existence of humanity, consideration must be given to the complex interconnectedness and interdependence of all living species and the environment—the concept of One Health.

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‘One Health’ Approach Could Help India Avert COVID-19-like Pandemic In Future

May 15, 2020

'One Health' is a collaborative effort where multiple stakeholders work in tandem to attain optimal health for people, animals, and the environment.

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“The Environmental Crisis Is Far More Urgent Today”

May 14, 2020

According to Serge Morand, an ecologist and evolutionary biologist at the CNRS and CIRAD, researchers in ecology and the environmental sciences are more politically-minded than they were 20 or 30 years ago. Projects that combine scientific research with political action involving local communities are mushrooming around the world. ...

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“20 Minutes With: Mark Smolinski of Ending Pandemics” in BARRON’S

May 12, 2020

“... Ending Pandemics also takes a “One Health" approach. You can see with Covid-19: We know three out of every four diseases that cause epidemics or pandemics potentially come from animals. We focus everything that we do in other countries on the One Health approach: Not only the human health sector, but the animal health sector. In…

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COVID-19: How much protection do face masks offer? MAYO CLINIC

May 11, 2020

“Also called a medical mask, a surgical mask is a loose-fitting disposable mask that protects the wearer's nose and mouth from contact with droplets, splashes and sprays that may contain germs. A surgical mask also filters out large particles in the air. Surgical masks may protect others by reducing exposure to the saliva and respiratory secretions of…

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Chinese, UK universities to jointly carry out One-Health research

May 9, 2020

HAIKOU/SHANGHAI, May 9 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai Jiao Tong University and the University of Edinburgh on Friday signed a cooperation framework agreement online on the establishment of a "One-Health" research center. 

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Opinion: Helping women get into science early for future pandemic response

May 9, 2020

“ ... The coronavirus reminds us that we need more people engaged in preparedness for and response to future outbreaks and pandemics. Women — making up a large portion of the world’s population — do not have to be left behind. They need to be engaged in science to be equipped to deal with global challenges.

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THE LANCET: “Calling for a COVID-19 One Health Research Coalition”

May 8, 2020

Calling for a COVID-19 One Health Research Coalition Published:May 07, 2020DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)31028-X “Emerging from its ancestral bat host in December, 2019, possibly at a wildlife trading market in Wuhan, China, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) had by mid-April, 2020, spread globally, infecting more than 2 million individuals and causing at least 130 000 deaths. Travel restrictions were…

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Preventative measures to help avoid another pandemic like Covid-19 by adopting a strategy called ‘One Health’

May 7, 2020

60% of diseases that infect humans come from animals, many medical experts believe we should be taking preventative measures to help avoid another pandemic like Covid-19 by adopting a strategy called 'One Health', but what is it? 

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3 steps to help prevent another animal-to-human virus pandemic

May 7, 2020

May 5, 2020 at 3:52 pm - By Peter M. Rabinowitz is the co-director of the University of Washington MetaCenter for Pandemic Disease Preparedness and Global Health Security and director of the UW Center for One Health Research.

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A One Health Approach to Preventing the Next Pandemic.” Issues in Science and Technology

May 6, 2020

 “... Human health is tied to the health of animals and the environment. This means society will need to recognize the inextricable links between human, animal, and environmental health, and it will require sharper examination of humans’ relationship with and consumption of domesticated and wild animals in order to reduce zoonotic disease risks.

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Postscript – The World at Risk: Covid-19, Global Sustainability and 1 HOPE

May 6, 2020

“... His concluding comment that ‘Protecting the planet is the most important inter-generational responsibility we have today’ is one that must be taken very seriously by all decision-makers. Significant steps in this direction would be reversing decades of undervaluing and underfunding

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Of Markets, Wet & Pet & case for One World, One Health

May 5, 2020

Of Markets, Wet & Pet & case for One World, One Health   Tues, May 5 2020  By Jose Louies, chief of Enforcement, Wildlife Trust of India SEE: https://www.daijiworld.com/chan/exclusiveDisplay.aspx?articlesID=5193 “… As a conservation action-oriented organization, working through multipronged strategies, one of which is to curb illegal wildlife trade, WTI [Wildlife Trust of India] additionally advocates One Health as the way…

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OneHealthLessons.com has officially LAUNCHED!

May 1, 2020

“At this website, you can access One Health lessons designed for children and the general public (**the COVID-19 lesson is up!**), review Train-the-Trainer sessions, watch inspiring webinars, listen to podcasts focusing on One Health education, see One Health lesson reviews, follow a One Health education blog and more ...”

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One Health Initiative Team/Website Merges with Crozet BioPharma (A new dynamic ‘One Health’ synergism!)

April 29, 2020

For Immediate Release... Be on the lookout for the launching of a new, updated One Health Initiative website very soon!

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