One Health News

Seattle clinic treats people and pets together [a One Health clinic]

January 31, 2020

Seattle clinic treats people and pets together VIN News Service Every other Wednesday, New Horizons hosts what’s called a One Health Clinic, which brings together a veterinarian and veterinary students, a nurse … SEE: https://news.vin.com/VINNews.aspx?articleId=55970

View Article

Healthy Rangelands, Healthy Livestock and Healthy People: A Fully Integrated One Health Approach in Pastoral Ethiopia

January 29, 2020

  Healthy Rangelands, Healthy Livestock and Healthy People: A Fully Integrated One Health Approach in Pastoral Ethiopia       <img typeof=”foaf:Image” class=”img-responsive” src=”https://www.agrilinks.org/sites/default/files/styles/a2-profilepicture-content/public/social_media_agrilinks_2017_0.jpg?itok=7_lMjxs2&c=351c263ddee22348dee14b0b87d2ef01″ width=”100″ height=”100″ alt=”” /> Agrilinks Team January 16, 2020 SEE: https://www.agrilinks.org/post/healthy-rangelands-healthy-livestock-and-healthy-people-moving-towards-fully-integrated-one  “In recent years in the pastoral areas of developing countries, One Health is gaining increasing credibility and visibility as an approach…

View Article

Coronavirus Outbreak Could Impact Agriculture – Audio Interview Recording

January 29, 2020

          An important One Health message…a One Health approach needed to combat Coronovirus outbreak: Coronavirus Outbreak in China Could Impact Agriculture January 27, 2020 by Southern Farm Network   Coronavirus Outbreak in China Could Impact Agriculture An infectious disease researcher [Gregory C. Gray, MD, MPH, FIDSA, Duke Medicine Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Global…

View Article

China’s Coronavirus: How Do We Stop Such Deadly Threats? U.S. News & World Report, January 27, 2020

January 28, 2020

U.S. News & World Report – January 27, 2020 China’s Coronavirus: How Do We Stop Such Deadly Threats? SEE entire article at: https://www.usnews.com/news/best-countries/articles/2020-01-27/commentary-chinas-coronavirus-how-do-we-stop-such-deadly-threats U.S. News & World Report Often, the best that public health officials can hope for it to slow down … Often, such an interdisciplinary collaboration is termed the “One Health … “… How…

View Article

U.S. Senators Klobuchar, Smith announce $180,000 in animal disease prevention funding [for One Health approach] via Brainerd Dispatch

January 26, 2020

 Government and Politics Klobuchar, Smith announce $180,000 in animal disease prevention funding SEE complete article at: https://www.brainerddispatch.com/news/government-and-politics/4880415-Klobuchar-Smith-announce-180000-in-animal-disease-prevention-funding Written By: Brainerd Dispatch | Jan 25th 2020 – 11am.          A Google Alert… Sen. Tina Smith (left) and Sen. Amy Klobuchar are the U.S. senators representing Minnesota. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith, D-Minn., announced Friday, Jan. 24,…

View Article

A One Health Approach to Tackle Cryptosporidiosis (Cell Press)

January 25, 2020

  A One Health Approach to Tackle Cryptosporidiosis Cell Press SEE: https://www.cell.com/trends/parasitology/fulltext/S1471-4922(20)30009-X Highlights Development of new vaccines for livestock and people to reduce disease and shedding of Cryptosporidium oocysts is a key One Health goal. An integrated genotyping approach to detect and differentiate Cryptosporidium parasites in both veterinary and public health will inform source tracking,…

View Article

Renowned Sociologist Discusses Synergy of Project Save the World and the One Health Approaches

January 19, 2020

Renowned Sociologist Discusses Synergy of Project Save the World and the One Health Approaches Submitted to the One Health Initiative website January 18, 2020 by Metta Spencer, PhD https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metta_Spencer.  Dr. Spencer is president of Science for Peace, a Canadian organization of natural and social scientists based in Toronto.  The One Health Initiative team is pleased…

View Article

January is now officially One Health Awareness Month!

January 16, 2020

One Health: It’s for All of Us January is now officially One Health Awareness Month! The Senate unanimously passed a bipartisan resolution designating January as ‘National One Health Awareness Month’ to promote collaboration between public, animal, and environmental health scientists. See the One Health Awareness Month GuideExternal Link SEE: https://www.fda.gov/animal-veterinary/animal-health-literacy/one-health-its-all-us

View Article

January 15, 2020

  Rep. Schrader Introduces Bipartisan Resolution To Designate January As “National One Health … The Lund Report Today, Reps. Kurt Schrader (D-OR) and Ted Yoho (R-FL) introduced the bipartisan H. Res. 794 to designate January 2020 as “National One Health … SEE: https://www.thelundreport.org/content/rep-schrader-introduces-bipartisan-resolution-designate-january-national-one-health  

View Article

The National Institute of Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Education (NIAMRRE) To Administer One Health Certified Animal Protein Process Verified Program

January 14, 2020

The National Institute of Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Education Media Contact: Valyn Bodensteiner, PCM, Marketing Communications Specialist, NIAMRRE, 515-294-3104, valynb@niamrre.org  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NIAMRRE To Administer One Health Certified Animal Protein Process Verified Program Leading chicken producer, Mountaire Farms, first to offer retail products under program label AMES, IA (Jan, 14, 2020) – A new program…

View Article

ONE HEALTH Implementation Time is now!

January 12, 2020

“Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, ‘It might have been.” John Greenleaf Whittier “One Health implementation will help protect and/or save untold millions of lives in our generation and for those to come.”  One Health Initiative team                           “The time has come,” the walrus said …”  Lewis Carroll  …

View Article

One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization for Multi-Sectoral Engagement in Pakistan

January 10, 2020

One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization for Multi-Sectoral Engagement in Pakistan CDC One Health Zoonotic Disease. Prioritization & One Health. Systems Mapping and. Analysis Resource Toolkit™ for Multisectoral Engagement. SEE: https://www.cdc.gov/onehealth/pdfs/Pakistan-508.pdf “ SUMMARY Zoonotic diseases are diseases capable of spreading between animals and humans. Most known human infectious diseases and about three-quarters of newly emerging infections…

View Article

Tracking the Nipah virus – See The Hub at Johns Hopkins (USA)

January 4, 2020

Tracking the Nipah virus The Hub at Johns Hopkins https://hub.jhu.edu/2020/01/03/nipah-virus-tracking-2499-em1-art1-rea-health/ At least one virus infects every species that scientists have identified. …. The work gave Gurley and other One Health–oriented scientists, including … “… The project is called PREEMPT, which stands for Preventing Emerging Pathogenic Threats, and it has brought together an international team of researchers…

View Article

New Year NEWS: DUKE One Health Team News, Issue 22 – January 2020

January 1, 2020

   ISSUE 22                                                                                            January 2020   SEE: https://mailchi.mp/7bf5e05d54f4/oh-newsletter-january-issue-2562711 and https://sites.globalhealth.duke.edu/dukeonehealth/monthly-newsletters/

View Article

December 29, 2019

A One Health milestone…introduced by Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Martha McSally (R-Ariz.) U.S. Senate Passes Bipartisan ‘One Health’ Awareness Month Resolution for January 2020, U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein Reports – Focuses On the Linkages Between Human, Animal and Environmental Health December 28, 2019 – Washington – The Senate on December 20th, unanimously passed a bipartisan…

View Article

Stopping Rabies in its Tracks: How Canine Vaccines are Saving Lives in Kenya

December 27, 2019

Stopping Rabies in its Tracks: How Canine Vaccines are Saving Lives in Kenya Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute (press release) Access to canine rabies vaccines and public health campaigns are highly … The principle of One Health means that the health of domestic animals, … “Dec. 26, 2019 Rabies is one of the oldest…

View Article

December 20, 2019

U.S. Senate Passes Bipartisan ‘One Health’ Awareness Month Resolution Please see complete press release https://www.feinstein.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/press-releases?ID=D986D0A7-0FFE-463A-86BE-7C745149D5F0 Dec 20 2019         Washington, DC (USA)—The Senate yesterday unanimously passed a bipartisan resolution introduced by Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Martha McSally (R-Ariz.) designating January as “National One Health Awareness Month” to promote collaboration between public, animal and environmental health…

View Article

World Health Organization (WHO) commemorates the 40th anniversary of smallpox eradication – December 13, 2019

December 18, 2019

World Health Organization (WHO) commemorates the 40th anniversary of smallpox eradication   Historic milestone underscores urgent need to invest in global health security and universal health coverage   13 December 2019 News release Geneva, Switzerland   The World Health Organization commemorated the 40th anniversary of smallpox eradication today, recognizing the historic moment on 9 December…

View Article

Press Release – Nigeria Launches One Health Strategic Plan – December 11, 2019

December 16, 2019

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Protecting the health of Nigerians Please see: https://ncdc.gov.ng/news/207/press-release—nigeria-launches-one-health-strategic-plan and NCDC Nigeria One Health Strategic Plan 2019-2023 https://ncdc.gov.ng/themes/common/docs/protocols/93_1566785462.pdf   Press Release – Nigeria Launches One Health Strategic Plan 11 December, 2019 | Abuja – NIGERIA LAUNCHES ONE HEALTH STRATEGIC PLAN Nigeria has launched a national One Health strategic plan that integrates…

View Article

A One Health Approach to Antimicrobial Resistance: Confronting the Resistome in Humans, Animals, and the Environment -NIAID conference: March 16th and 17th, 2020, at NIAID 5601 Fishers Lane Rockville, MD 20852

December 14, 2019

  A One Health Approach to Antimicrobial Resistance: Confronting the Resistome in Humans, Animals, and the Environment This meeting will explore a One Health approach to antimicrobial resistance. Discussions will include an overview of One Health, and explore methods of detection and surveillance, comparisons of data and surveillance systems, diagnostic platform technologies, and strategies which…

View Article