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ONE HEALTH Recognition Advancing…2019 & 2020

December 12, 2019

Medical Education – Research American Association of Medical Colleges What medical students can learn about health from animals SEE: https://www.aamc.org/news-insights/what-medical-students-can-learn-about-health-animals Patrick Boyle , Staff Writer December 11, 2019   “…Medical schools are partnering with veterinary schools and zoos on cross-species education and research… The push for more cross-species research While doctors [physicians] and veterinarians have…

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World Veterinary Association [A One Health Advocate/leader] announces Dr. Zeev Noga as CEO, December 2019

December 10, 2019

World Veterinary Association appoints Dr Zeev Noga as CEO   The World Veterinary Association (WVA) is happy to announce that per January 1st 2020, Dr Zeev Noga will take up the position of WVA Executive Secretary. He succeeds Dr Jan Vaarten whom, after having served the Association for 10 years, will step back.   Zeev…

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Three monumental challenges to our health: “… inextricably linked is the basis of a concept known as One Health. …”

December 6, 2019

  Three monumental challenges to our health Newsroom The idea that the health of humans and animals and the viability of ecosystems are inextricably linked is the basis of a concept known as One Health. SEE: https://www.newsroom.co.nz/@ideasroom/2019/12/06/926072/three-monumental-challenges-to-our-health “…The idea that the health of humans and animals and the viability of ecosystems are inextricably linked is…

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Duke One Health Newsletter – December Issue

December 1, 2019

Duke One Health Newsletter – December Issue SEE: https://sites.globalhealth.duke.edu/dukeonehealth/

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November 30, 2019

PRESS RELEASE – 25th November, 2019   SOULSBY FOUNDATION CALLS FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 2020 “ONE HEALTH” FELLOWSHIPS The Soulsby Foundation has opened a call for applications for the 2020 Travelling Fellowships Programme. The Foundation supports talented veterinary and medical researchers at an early stage in their careers through these competitively awarded Travelling Fellowships in “One…

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CDC Report Suggests Antibacterial Resistance Could Undo Almost A Century Of Progress

November 24, 2019

“…In September at the United Nations General Assembly, HHS Secretary Alex Azar remarked that on behalf of the United States government, the U.S. was thankful that at the one-year mark of the CDC’s AMR Challenge (which includes a One Health approach) almost 35 countries have joined the collective fight to establish responsible antibiotic use, improve infection control, and partner to improve…

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From rural roots to modern medicine: College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences [NOTE Translational Medicine]

November 23, 2019

From rural roots to modern medicine: College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences [NOTE Translational Medicine]  Source The primary focus of veterinarians was the health of livestock raised for meat … George Glover, one of CAC’s first graduates and first head of the new … https://cvmbs.source.colostate.edu/from-rural-roots-to-modern-medicine-college-of-veterinary-medicine-and-biomedical-sciences/

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‘One Health’ Seminar – Breast Cancer Education & Awareness (Ireland Outreach Nurse Coordinator)

November 20, 2019

  ‘One Health‘ Seminar – Breast Cancer Education & Awareness DkIT Adrienne Cleery, Breast Cancer Ireland Outreach Nurse Coordinator (Leinster North), will host the first talk in our ‘One Health‘ Seminar Series on the … https://www.dkit.ie/events/one-health-seminar-breast-cancer-education-and-awareness.html  

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Has the European Region embraced the One Health approach in the fight against antimicrobial resistance?

November 19, 2019

Has the European Region embraced the One Health approach in the fight against antimicrobial resistance? http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/disease-prevention/pages/news/news/2019/11/has-the-european-region-embraced-the-one-health-approach-in-the-fight-against-antimicrobial-resistance AddThis Sharing Buttons Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to   November 18, 2019 Each year, 33 000 people in Europe and 700 000 people worldwide die as a result of infection with drug-resistant bacteria. WHO/Europe advocates the One Health…

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Tripartite Zoonoses Guide Now Available in 6 Languages:CDC’s What’s New in One Health

November 18, 2019

Tripartite Zoonoses Guide Now Available in 6 Languages     Earlier this year, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO), the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), and the World Health Organization (WHO), with input from CDC and other partners, launched a new guide called Taking a Multisectoral, One Health Approach: A Tripartite…

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Pirbright’s Livestock Antibody Hub receives $5.5 million award from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

November 16, 2019

Pirbright’s Livestock Antibody Hub receives $5.5 million award from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation funds development of Pirbright’s Livestock Antibody Hub supporting animal and human health by The Poultry Site 16 November 2019, at 12:00am Researchers from The Pirbright Institute have been awarded US $5.5 million by the Bill &…

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Consortium awarded $85M for one-health workforce project

November 15, 2019

  Consortium awarded $85M for one-health workforce project American Veterinary Medical Association A consortium led by the University of California-Davis One Health Institute has been awarded up to $85 million over five years from the U.S. Agency for … SEE https://www.avma.org/News/JAVMANews/Pages/191201j.aspx                    

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) releases new national Anti-Microbial Resistance estimates – 2019

November 14, 2019

  U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) releases new national Anti-Microbial Resistance estimates https://www.cdc.gov/DrugResistance/Biggest-Threats.html and https://www.cdc.gov/drugresistance/pdf/threats-report/2019-ar-threats-report-508.pdf

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One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance

November 14, 2019

One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance by Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP

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VETERANS DAY November 11, 2019 RE: WHAT IS … The U.S. Public Health Service: One Health – U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)?

November 11, 2019

VETERANS DAY November 11, 2019 RE: WHAT IS … The U.S. Public Health Service: One Health – U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)?           United States Public Health Service Federal agency usphs.gov Description The United States Public Health Service is a division of the Department of Health and Human…

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Federation of European Micrbiological Societies (FEMS) Endorses One Health concept/approach

November 10, 2019

FEMS endorses the One Health Initiative (OHI). FEMS strongly supports the OHI and the call for increased collaboration between the human and veterinary medical communities

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November 9, 2019

Prominent One Health Leader Appointed to U.S. National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine’s Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources Dr. Bernadette Dunham https://publichealth.gwu.edu/departments/environmental-and-occupational-health/bernadette-dunham, a longstanding recognized One Health leader/advocate, was appointed to the prestigious National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicines Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources (BANR) http://dels.nas.edu/banr in October 2019.  This is for a three…

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November 6, 2019

American Association of Public Health Physicians (AAPHP) Acknowledges World “One Health Day” The American Association of Public Health Physicians is a Proud Supporter of the One Health Initiative (OHI). Information about the One Health Initiative (OHI) was shared at the AAPHP  Business meeting on One Health Day, November 3rd.   The AAPHP One Health website is…

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