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Could ‘One Health’ be the Optimal Approach for Human, Animal and Environmental Health?

September 1, 2023

Science The University of Arizona is getting millions in state funding to develop the program. The first task is communicating what it is. “Starting this year, the University of Arizona (UA) will receive $3.6 million in state funding annually until 2025 to grow its One Health model—which considers the correlation of human health to environment…

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Virginia Tech outlines ambitious strategy to spearhead cancer research and elevate university’s global standing | Virginia Tech News | Virginia Tech (

August 30, 2023

The university is gathering multidisciplinary talent to reduce cancer’s toll with a vision to rise as a top 100 global research institution SEE: Virginia Tech outlines ambitious strategy to spearhead cancer research and elevate university’s global standing | Virginia Tech News | Virginia Tech (    

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A New One Health Platform for Emerging Infectious Diseases (

August 23, 2023

                              BIODEFENSE SEE: A New One Health Platform for Emerging Infectious Diseases ( There’s never been a stronger need to advance scientific knowledge related to the connections between humans, animals, plants and their shared environment. Climate change with extreme weather…

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“… Out of the three health agendas pushed by Indonesia at the meeting, one pertained to advancing the One Health Declaration and implementing the operationalization of the One Health concept in real action. …”

August 20, 2023

SEE: G20 Health Ministers’ Meet Ends Without Joint Statement Due to Objections From Russia, China (  “… The members also expressed their concerns over rising incidents of zoonotic spillovers. While the debate on the origins of Sars-Cov-2, the virus causing Covid-19, remains wide open, zoonotic spillovers — events in which virus jumps from animal…

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World Mosquito Day is this Sunday, August 20th, 2023

August 16, 2023

It’s a day we recognize the impact mosquitoes have globally on public health. Mosquitoes kill more people than any other animal on the planet, spreading diseases like dengue, West Nile virus, yellow fever, Zika, and chikungunya. Help spread the word—we can all take steps to prevent mosquito bites. Use the sample social media posts below…

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New! One Health Coloring Book – From U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s One Health Office

August 14, 2023

A new coloring book explaining the concept of One Health is available from CDC’s One Health Office. The coloring book is currently online and will be available for order via CDC On Demand within the coming weeks. Please share widely. As a reminder, CDC’s One Health Office also has a coloring book on staying healthy…

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Engineers Lead Global Effort for Universal Antimicrobial Surveillance | Mirage News

August 13, 2023

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is one of the most pressing challenges of the 21st century. To address this issue, the “One Health” concept, … SEE:    

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Central Washington University (CWU) – USA – to host One Health Conference on Aug. 16, 2023

August 10, 2023

“If you have questions about the One Health Conference or the follow-up discussion, email Lauren Sarkissian at DOH. To register for the conference, visit:” SEE:  

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August 8, 2023

Graciously provided to the One Health Initiative website, August 7, 2023 by Michael W. Fox, BVetMed, PhD, DSc, MRCVS “Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.” – Chief Seattle,…

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August 3, 2023

Thursday, August 3, 2023 Bipartisan Group Focused on Boosting Veterinary Medicine Roles in Public Health, Food Supply & Medical Research WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) today announced the creation of the inaugural Senate Veterinary Medicine Caucus to raise awareness of the multitude of ways veterinarians contribute to society…

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Biomeme Collaborates with NIH-funded Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group to Evaluate Host Response Test, Differentiating Bacterial & Viral Infections to Combat AMR (

July 31, 2023

Biomeme Collaborates with NIH-funded Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group to Evaluate Host Response Test, Differentiating Bacterial & Viral Infections to Combat AMR ( “ … “AMR is a systemic and global problem of huge proportions against which progress has been stalled during COVID-19. Creating preventative approaches to promote prudent antimicrobial use through a OneHealth approach is imperative to…

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Open Call for One Health Lessons 2023 Interns

July 25, 2023

“What is One Health Lessons? This internationally-acclaimed non-profit educational organization aims to inspire students of all ages (both children and adults) to value the interconnection between our health and the health of the environment, plants and animals (One Health). The organization has changed lives around the world, for interns and other volunteers alike. Today, One…

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International Auburn University student researching rabies treatment for home country and beyond – Alabama News Center

July 23, 2023

“ … [Dr.] Calvin Johnson , dean of Auburn’s College of Veterinary Medicine, added that the college “is dedicated to the concept of One Health, where we recognize the interconnectedness of the health of animals, humans and the environment. Jyoti’s research in Dr. Martin’s lab is a perfect example of developing an improved therapy for…

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Biodefense Headlines – 21 July 2023 (

July 21, 2023

This week’s selections include progress on PAHPA extension; intranasal COVID-19 vaccines; the unprecedented impact of avian influenza; and PPE product standards for supply chain resilience. “ … Bat One Health: Science Solutions to Stop Spillover Collaboration brings expertise from multiple disciplines to understand pathogen emergence. Bat One Health studies the transmission of zoonotic pathogens—including transmission…

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Lead One Health (

July 21, 2023

As Senior Scientist, you can be the frontrunner on the focus point of One Health and emerging infectious diseases. In collaboration with Wageningen Bioveterinary Research, you will contribute to and coordinate research on viral zoonotic diseases, the interaction between animal health and human health and the development of strategies to prevent transmission and reduce infectious…

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Operationalizing the ‘One Health for One Planet’ Education Initiative (1 HOPE)

July 19, 2023

*George Lueddeke, PhD, Adviser-Higher, Medical and One Health Education Global Lead – 1 HOPE SEE: *Member, Advisory Board – One Health Initiative

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American Veterinary One Health Society (AVOHS): Announced as New Name With Logo Change by American Veterinary Epidemiology Society (AVES) Board

July 17, 2023

American Veterinary One Health Society (AVOHS) Formerly, American Veterinary Epidemiology Society ( SEE:  Denver, Colorado (USA) July 17, 2023: The American Veterinary Epidemiology Society (AVES), founded by 20th and early 21st century apex global public health leader Dr. James H. Steele in 1964, has formally unveiled its name and logo change at the…

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ONE HEALTH Historical Perspective

July 12, 2023

SEE: Official Journal of The World Medical Association, Inc. Nr. 2, June 2023, Vol. 69 ‘One Medicine−One Health’: An Historic Perspective by One Health Initiative team, Pages 18 -27. VIEW PUBLICATION

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One Health Workforce Next Generation – World | ReliefWeb

July 11, 2023

News and Press Release: Source  USAID    Posted 11 Jul 2023     View original SEE: One Health Workforce Next Generation – World | ReliefWeb

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They Demand Greater Involvement Of Administration And Implementation Of One Health Approach In Public Health (

July 7, 2023

” Organization of Collegiate Veterinary Medicine (OCV) calls for greater involvement of administration and actual application of the approach into the public health system a health-one health, considering that it is a philosophy that has been established in the health sector in recent years, “but It is necessary to go a step ahead and make multidisciplinary collaboration a…

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