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Yukon letter on One Health published by Science includes Indigenous principles

October 26, 2020

SEE: First Nations people in the Yukon endorse One Health approach, say it could help with COVID-19 pandemic.

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SEAOHUN 2020 Small Grants Winners Announcement

October 22, 2020


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The ‘One Health’ Concept Must Prevail to Allow Us to Prevent Pandemics

October 20, 2020

SEE:  “It is both a concept, a strategy, and a goal. “One Health” has gradually established itself in the life sciences, veterinary medicine, and biomedical sciences. It now dominates the communication of international public health organisations such as the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centre for Disease…

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Tuberculosis in Animals: An African Perspective [A One Health issue…]

October 19, 2020

SEE: “This book is dedicated to the memory of *Charles Thoen, coeditor of this book who died unexpectedly before its publication. We will remember him for his enthusiasm, commitment, and the contributions that he made until his death to the knowledge base of bovine tuberculosis in all its forms.” *Dr. Thoen, past president…

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FIVM Series presents: Integration of Wildlife and Environmental Health into a One Health Approach

October 14, 2020

SEE: Faculty of Veterinary Medicine | University of Calgary On Friday, October16, Dr. Jonathan Sleeman will host a noon-hour virtual discussion of how One Health provides a conceptual framework for developing interventions that optimize outcomes for human, animal, and environmental health. …  

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One Health Initiative (OHI) Advisory Board member to serve on American Psychological Association (APA) Climate Change Task Force

October 10, 2020

Nancy Chaney, a longtime member of the OHI Advisory Board, has been selected by the president of the American Psychological Association (APA) to serve on that organization’s new 12-member Task Force on Climate Change “As with my work with the OHI, this APA Task Force feels like a perfect fit,” Chaney said. “I am…

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National Institute for Animal Agriculture symposium

October 9, 2020

Animal, human and environmental health leaders gather to explore insights and derive solutions using the One Health approach to responsible antibiotic use and antimicrobial resistance.

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Army One Health Week events expand to virtual formats across globe

October 8, 2020

SEE UNITED STATES 10.07.2020 Story by Douglas Holl  Army Public Health Center   ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. – The Army Public Health Enterprise around the globe will be participating in the 3rd Annual One Health Week Nov. 1-7. As part of the planned events, the Army Public Health Center will be a hosting a two-day…

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One Health Approach to Best COVID-19 Pandemic Control Management Plan

October 2, 2020                                One Health Approach to Best COVID-19 Pandemic Control Management Plan  Epidemiology, the science of public health, represented by reputable, recognized health professionals* with expertise in the field is the way to deal with the morbidity and mortality risks from the…

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We live in One World. It’s time to talk about One Health.

October 1, 2020

Inspiring the next generation to see the world as one. SEE: 2020 Winter OHL Internship Announcement SEE: 2020 Art and Music Contest Flyer2020 SEE: WVA_MSD Scholarship Press Release is launching a One Health Art and Music Contest today! Showcase your artistic abilities by creating an original piece of art or music that reflects your impressions…

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Interprofessional Education and One Health:  Factors that Influence its Development for Medical and Veterinary [Medical] Students at a Private Medical School

September 30, 2020

A One Health Social Sciences (OHSS) Webinar Presentation September 29, 2020 Dr. Rohini R. Roopvarine St. George’s University Grenada, West Indies Please see and listen to: (about 1 hour)  

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WORLD RABIES DAY 2020 – World Veterinary Association (WVA)/ World Medical Association (WMA) JOINT PRESS RELEASE

September 28, 2020

Learning from COVID-19, Implementing One Health Approach to Eliminate Rabies  download doc About 4,6 billion people (60% of the world’s population) are at risk of getting rabies and approximately 97% of documented human cases are attributable to dog bites.  The ultimate goal is to control and eliminate dog-mediated rabies, which is one of the few…

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What 20th century Scientific Leader flagged the Comparative Medicine aspect of “One Medicine-One Health”?

September 26, 2020

“… veterinary medicine is, and always has been a human health profession.  …” What 20th century Scientific Leader flagged the Comparative Medicine aspect of “One Medicine-One Health”? … who made a 20th century-modern day case for pursuing the issue well before the 21st century advent of the term “One Health” per se [derived from and an…

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PEEK PREVIEW of our 6th World One Health Congress 2020 VIRTUAL EDITION 30 OCT – 3 NOV

September 24, 2020

SEE:   6th World One Health Congress, Virtual edition, 2020 The 6th One Health Congress in Edinburgh, Scotland has been rescheduled due to COVID-19 to 30 October to 3 November 2020. The event co-organized by the One Health Platform, the University of Edinburgh and CORDS member network the SACIDS Foundation for One Health will take…

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Programme at a glance: 6th World One Health Congress (Virtual) – October 30 to November 3, 2020

September 24, 2020

Advancing science to improve health and security SEE:   

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Free online One Health course…Bats, Ducks, and Pandemics: An Introduction to One Health Policy

September 23, 2020

Welcome to "Bats, Ducks, and Pandemics: An Introduction to One Health Policy". ... A free online One Health course.

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COVID-19, Senior Citizens, and the One Health Connection

September 16, 2020

A One Health viewpoint … COVID-19, Senior Citizens, and the One Health Connection *Richard Seifman, JD, MBA and **Bruce Kaplan, DVM We are in the midst of a pandemic which has affected more than 6,500,000 million people with over 194,000 deaths (and rapidly climbing) in the United States from the pandemic. We know that nationally—but…

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Employing a One Health Approach to Mitigate Future Pandemic Threats – One Health Physician Leader Presents Video recording at Grand Rounds Lecture to National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

September 15, 2020

An outstanding visionary One Health presentation … Please see (approximately 1 hour):  September 11, 2020—NIAID by: *Gregory C. Gray, MD, MPH, FIDSA Duke One Health:      Email:   *Dr. Gray, Professor, Duke University School of Medicine, Duke Infectious Diseases & Duke Global Health Institute, Durham, North Carolina (USA) and Program in Emerging…

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Tiny antibody component highly effective against SARS-COV-2 in animal studies

September 14, 2020 PITTSBURGH, Sept. 14, 2020 – University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine scientists have isolated the smallest biological molecule to date that completely and specifically neutralizes the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which is the cause of COVID-19. This antibody component, which is 10 times smaller than a full-sized antibody, has been used to construct a drug–known as…

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World Health Organization – Telephone conversation between Jean-Yves Le Drian and Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (7 Sept. 2020)

September 8, 2020

The Minister and the WHO Director-General also talked about the High Council’s “One Health” project, which is designed to produce and publish reliable, independent scientific information about links between human, animal and ecosystem health, and agreed to work on this.

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