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CONTACTS for: 6th World One Health Congress

July 29, 2019

Creating a healthy future for humans, animals and their environments.   Toggle navigation Home News overview Registration Register Join mailinglist General The venue About Edinburgh About Scotland Code of conduct About the organizers Hotels Supporters Programme Show full programme One Health Science1 One Health Science2 Antimicrobial agents and resistance1 Antimicrobial agents and resistance2 Science Policy…

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Survival: One Health, One Planet, One Future

July 26, 2019

  Survival: One Health, One Planet, One Future WEEC network Survival: One Health, One Planet, One Future. Planet Earth has been here for over 4.5 billion years but in just two human generations we have … https://weecnetwork.org/survival-one-health-one-planet-one-future/   

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Veterinarians, physicians to jointly explore links between animal and human health – University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

July 25, 2019

  Veterinarians, physicians to jointly explore links between animal and human health University of Wisconsin-Madison … of Pharmacy and partners in the Clinical and Translational Science Award One Health Alliance: Robert Rebhun at the University of California, Davis; … https://news.wisc.edu/veterinarians-physicians-to-jointly-explore-links-between-animal-and-human-health/  

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One Health – “News & Views from The Himalayas”

July 25, 2019

  “Disease surveillance has to go beyond humans and encompass preventive health and hygiene in livestock and poultry. The concept on One Health would really catch the imagination if the critical importance of animal health in human well-being is underscored time and again” One Health Hill Post Disease surveillance has to go beyond humans and…

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July 23, 2019

July 23, 2019 FOURTH ANNUAL GLOBAL “ONE HEALTH DAY” – NOVEMBER 3, 2019 ARE YOU PLANNING YOUR EVENT? Since 2016, three leading international One Health groups, the One Health Commission, the One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team, and the One Health Platform Foundation, have partnered in leading global “One Health Day”. Officially celebrated on November 3, individuals and groups from around…

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Reps. Kurt Schrader(D-OR) and Ted Yoho (R-FL) introduce bipartisan AdvancingEmergency Preparedness Through One Health Act

July 21, 2019

Press Releases Reps. Schrader and Yoho Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Improve Public Health Preparedness For Immediate Release  [see https://schrader.house.gov/newsroom/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=392591] July 16, 2019 Contact: Larkin Parker, 202-225-5711 Reps. Schrader and Yoho Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Improve Public Health Preparedness   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Reps. Kurt Schrader (D-OR) and Ted Yoho (R-FL) introduced the…

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MEDICC Review online [open access publication]: VIEWPOINT – “Increasing Research Productivity across Africa”

July 20, 2019

“… stressing the value of transdisciplinary engagement in One Health research. …”  http://mediccreview.org/ April–July 2019, Vol 21, No 2–3 MEDICC Review online (ISSN 1527-3172) is an open access publication SEE: VIEWPOINTIncreasing Research Productivity across AfricaBankole K. Oyewole MBChB, et al.PDF http://mediccreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/MR-AprilJuly2019-VP-oyewole-increasing-research.pdf “…Third, prioritize research training in higher education Faculty reviews of curricula and identification of…

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A new meaning for ‘sick as a dog’? Your pet’s health may tell you something about your own [One Health approach]

July 17, 2019

  A new meaning for ‘sick as a dog’? Your pet’s health may tell you something about your own Washington Post – Monday, July 1, 2019 Bartges has been involved in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s One Health initiative, an effort co-led by physicians and veterinarians … SEE: https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/wellness/a-new-meaning-for-sick-as-a-dog-your-pets-health-may-tell-you-something-about-your-own/2019/06/28/4af74ede-91fa-11e9-aadb-74e6b2b46f6a_story.html?utm_term=.76329f492e4a  

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Bacteria associated with hospital infections are found in raw meat: EurekAlert! NEWS RELEASE July 8, 2019

July 8, 2019

“The results underscore the fact that many microbes that infect humans can also be transmitted through contaminated food; therefore the need to establish interdisciplinary collaborations between health care for humans, animal health and the environment, an approach known as “One Health.” EurekAlert! EurekAlert! is a service of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.…

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Veterinarians merged with physician educations: Past and present combined into one individual “One Health” examples—a useful conjoined degree program?

July 2, 2019

A One Health opinion piece…  PLEASE SEE: JULY 2 2019 DVM VMD-MD DO Joint Degree Program “… There can be no doubt about the unique potential for the One Health Model for Multidisciplinary Training and Collaboration.” Dr. Gary Roubin, veterinarian-physician trained Interventional Cardiologist research team member who helped developed the first Balloon-expandable Coronary artery stent…

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DUKE (USA) ONE HEALTH Newsletter – July 2019 AWARDS announced

July 1, 2019

Awards and Recognition Prof. Greg Gray elected to membership in the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)   Professor Greg Gray was recently elected to membership to the prestigious US think tank and publisher, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) for his international One Health research involving emerging infectious diseases. The CFR describes itself as “a leading foreign policy…

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[USA] Lawmakers aim to combat zoonotic disease wih new ONE HEALTH law…

June 29, 2019

Lawmakers aim to combat zoonotic disease with new One Health law dvm360 Initially introduced by Smith in March 2018 but not enacted, the Advancing Emergency Preparedness Through One Health Act is based on the concept … SEE http://veterinarynews.dvm360.com/lawmakers-aim-combat-zoonotic-disease-with-new-one-health-law

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U.S. Senators Introduce bi-partisan ONE HEALTH Act

June 28, 2019

More about an important One Health News item… June 20, 2019 WASHINGTON D.C. (KEYC) – Minnesota Senator Tina Smith (Democrat) and Indiana Senator Todd Young (Republican) are working on [bipartisan] federal legislation that aims to improve response to human and animal health emergencies.   SEE: https://www.keyc.com/2019/06/20/sen-tina-smith-gets-bi-partisan-support-one-health-act/ https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/1903/text?r=11&s=1 https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/s1903  

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MORE about: 2nd European ONE HEALTH Conference | 21-22 June 2019 – Bucharest, Romania

June 25, 2019

MORE about: 2nd European ONE HEALTH Conference | 21-22 June 2019 Venue: Spiru Haret University, 24 Berceni Sos., Bucharest, Romania See http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Program%20of%20Conference.pdf and http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Manolescu_workpaper_of_conference_EN.pdf

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2nd European ONE HEALTH Conference | 21-22 June 2019

June 23, 2019

  https://www.feam.eu/eve21-22 June 2019 Federation of European Academies of Medicine “ONE HEALTH” – A Single Health for People, Animals and the Environment – is the new Global Concept that brings together specialists’ concerns …nts/2nd-european-one-health-conference-21-22-june-2019/     About the conference “ONE HEALTH” – A Single Health for People, Animals and the Environment – is the new Global…

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Minnesota Senator [U.S.A.] pushes “one Health” approach legislation

June 20, 2019

  Minnesota Senator pushes “one health” approach legislation KSFY The legislation would ensure federal agencies seek a “one health” approach. It’s the idea that human and animal health are linked, and that they … US Sen. Tina Smith introduces ‘one health‘ bill to improve public health preparedness – KIMT 3 Sen. Tina Smith gets bi-partisan support…

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A community partnership, including UW and WSU – USA…[ONE HEALTH approach]

June 13, 2019

  A community partnership, including University of Washington (UW) and Washington State University (WSU)—USA, cares for people and their animals [One Health]   Friday, June 07, 2019. “By creating a space that welcomes people and animals, we can better address the health needs of people in Seattle who need shelter.” –*Peter Rabinowitz, M.D. ’82, MPH…

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Flyer Signalling and Risk Assessment of Emerging zoonoses. A One Health Approach in the Netherlands – February 2019

June 10, 2019

Published by: National Institute for Public Health and the Environment Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport   The Netherlands – February 2019 Flyer Signalling and Risk Assessment of Emerging zoonoses. A One Health Approach in the NetherlandsPDF | 453.36 KB   See: https://www.rivm.nl/sites/default/files/2019-04/011192_Folder%20signalling%20zoonoses_A5_V1_TG_0.pdf Diseases that are naturally transmitted from animals to humans are called zoonoses.…

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New One Health Institute at University of Guelph (Canada)

June 7, 2019

Posted Thursday June 6, 2019 Exchange Morning Post (press release) The new One Health Institute (OHI) approved this week by the U of G … centres and initiatives, including the Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses, … SEE http://www.exchangemagazine.com/2019/week23/Thursday/19060621.htm

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DUKE (USA) ONE HEALTH News – Issue 15 June 2019

June 6, 2019

DUKE (USA) ONE HEALTH News – Issue 15 June 2019   Thursday, June 06, 2019…SEE https://mailchi.mp/e24886e84ffd/june-issue-499703 ISSUE 15 June 2019 Duke One Health Project Updates Duke University Welcomes Scholars from Ten Nations to The One Health Training Program     From May 16 through June 7th, more than 35 international scholars from ten countries will receive…

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