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A treasure trove of valuable One Health concept/approach information

April 17, 2020

A treasure trove of valuable One Health concept/approach information vis-à-vis the current COVID-19 pandemic challenge… Knowable Magazine is from Annual Reviews, a nonprofit publisher dedicated to synthesizing and integrating knowledge for the progress of science and the benefit of society. Infectious disease: Making — and breaking — the animal connection We know pathogens from other…

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Rep. Schrader [and Rep. Yoho] Urges Swift Passage of Bipartisan Pandemic Prevention Legislation [The Advancing Emergency Preparedness Through One Health Act of 2019, HR 3771]

April 16, 2020

Rep. Schrader Urges Swift Passage of Bipartisan Pandemic Prevention Legislation [One Health legislation: “The Advancing Emergency Preparedness through One Health Act of 2019] For Immediate Release https://schrader.house.gov/newsroom/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=392783 April 15, 2020 Contact: Larkin Parker, 202-225-5711  Rep. Schrader Urges Swift Passage of Bipartisan Pandemic Prevention Legislation WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR) and Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL)…

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Rutgers Experts Available to Discuss Environmental Protection During COVID-19 Crisis

April 16, 2020

Rutgers Experts Available to Discuss Environmental Protection During COVID-19 Crisis Newswise (press release) … wastewater-based epidemiology, combined sewer overflows, the One Water movement, the One Health Initiative and private well water quality. SEE: https://www.newswise.com/coronavirus/rutgers-experts-available-to-discuss-environmental-protection-during-covid-19-crisis/?article_id=729940

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Deadly infectious agents like COVID-19 are more likely as our contact with wildlife grows | Letter [OPINION]

April 15, 2020

The NJ One Health initiative started when scientists, physicians, veterinarians, public health officials, advocates and the general public realized that to ...

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Will the next coronavirus come from Amazonia? Deforestation and the risk of infectious diseases (commentary)

April 9, 2020

Mongabay.org | Environmental Journalism … mongabay.org     April 8, 2020 Will the next coronavirus come from Amazonia? Deforestation and the risk of infectious diseases (commentary) “… The various steps in identifying factors that contribute to the emergence and transfer of infectious diseases come under the umbrella of a “one-health perspective,” which considers the health…

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“Opinion: Coronavirus outbreak stresses need for One Health and animal biotech advancement” – Executive Vice President, Food & Agriculture Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)

April 8, 2020

  Wednesday, April 08, 2020 Opinion: Coronavirus outbreak stresses need for One Health and animal biotech advancement By Dana O’Brien Executive Vice President, Food & Agriculture Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) SEE: https://www.agri-pulse.com/articles/13437-opinion-coronavirus-outbreak-stresses-need-for-one-health-and-animal-biotech-advancement    “… Society was woefully unprepared for this pandemic. We must employ modern approaches to be ready for future outbreaks. One Health collaboration eliminates barriers…

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The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Crisis Reinforces Necessity for Institutionalizing One Health concept/approach

April 7, 2020

The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis reinforces the essential and critical worldwide necessity for highlighting, recognizing and institutionalizing the principles of the One Health concept/approach i.e. “One Health is the collaborative efforts of multiple disciplines working locally, nationally, and globally to attain optimal health for people, animals, plants and our environment.” The One Health concept is a…

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Follow Dr. Fauci’s lead!

April 6, 2020

One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team: Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP ▪ Bruce Kaplan, DVM ▪ Thomas P. Monath, MD ▪ Lisa A. Conti, DVM, MPH ▪ Thomas M. Yuill, PhD ▪ Helena J. Chapman, MD, MPH, PhD ▪ Craig N. Carter, DVM, PhD     ‘Shut down those things right away’: Calls…

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Life of the Mind Q&A: Laura Kahn *02 on COVID’s Spread and How We Defeat It – Princeton Alumni Weekly

April 4, 2020

Life of the Mind Q&A: Laura Kahn *02 on COVID’s Spread and How We Defeat It Princeton Alumni Weekly My book One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance, and the One Health concept that I develop there and elsewhere, shows how human …  SEE: https://paw.princeton.edu/article/qa-laura-kahn-02-covids-spread-and-how-we-defeat-it

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How to face the COVID-19 real world threat with masks?

April 3, 2020

How to face the COVID-19 real world threat with masks? An important descriptive means for creating homemade face masks is carefully and intelligently described by physician public health luminary and member of the One Health Initiative team’s Advisory Board http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/advBoard.php, Virginia M. Dato, MD, MPH – Past President and webmaster American Association of Public Health…

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U.S.National Institute of Health/National Institute of Allergy and InfectiousDiseases (NIH/NIAID) Physician Director, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci Addresses One Health…

March 31, 2020

Since its onset, Dr. Fauci has been and is seen as one of the foremost trustworthy public health voices on the coronavirus crisis   U.S. National Institute of Health/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH/NIAID) Physician Director, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci Addresses One Health… – first POSTED One Health Initiative website Friday, March 09,…

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Follow directives to avoid spreading COVID-19 – pictouadvocate.com Nova Scotia, Sunday, March 25, 2020

March 30, 2020

Follow directives to avoid spreading COVID-19 pictouadvocate.com – Nova Scotia March 25, 2020. Follow directives to avoid spreading COVID-19 pictouadvocate.com The One Health initiative is a movement to forge co-equal, all-inclusive collaborations between physicians, osteopathic physicians, veterinarians, … SEE: https://pictouadvocate.com/2020/03/25/follow-directives-to-avoid-spreading-covid-19/  

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Confronting Emerging Zoonoses Book Selected as Related to COVID19 studies

March 29, 2020

March 27, 2020 Notice to One Health Initiative team:  Confronting Emerging Zoonoses Book Selected as Related to COVID19 studies                     *“Your Springer Book Confronting Emerging Zoonoses, especially chapters ‘One Health: From Concept to Practice’, ‘Drivers of Emerging Zoonotic Infectious Diseases’, ‘Field Epidemiology and One Health’, and ‘One Health and Food Safety’ were selected to be COVID-19…

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HeadScratchers Season 2 Podcast with Dr. Gregory Gray [MD, MPH]: Coronavirus, Why Did it Catch Us Off Guard? – Duke Global Health (USA)

March 27, 2020

HeadScratchers Season 2 Podcast with Dr. Gregory Gray [MD, MPH]: Coronavirus, Why Did it Catch Us Off Guard?  See: https://sites.globalhealth.duke.edu/dukeonehealth/media/podcasts/ Dr. Gray is a longstanding member of the One Health Initiative Advisory Board http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/advBoard.php and an Honorary Diplomate of the American Veterinary Epidemiology Society (AVES) https://www.avesociety.org/.

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World One Health Congress Meeting postponed to October 30 -November 3 2020

March 26, 2020

            The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly escalating globally and putting an enormous strain on medical and other front-line health and community services everywhere. It seems very wrong and irresponsible for us to continue to plan on holding the Congress in Edinburgh in June, and potentially place you and all our…

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New study explores the benefits of a One Health approach to investigating antimicrobial resistance

March 24, 2020

New study explores the benefits of a One Health approach to investigating antimicrobial resistance … CGIAR In Vietnam, antimicrobial resistance in animal and human health settings poses a significant threat, but one that could be minimised by adopting a One … SEE: https://www.cgiar.org/news-events/news/new-study-explores-the-benefits-of-a-one-health-approach-to-investigating-antimicrobial-resistance-in-vietnam

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Bats, Cats and Coronaviruses: What You Needto Know About COVID-19 (Livestream) FREE March 26, 2020 1:30 -2:30 P.M.

March 23, 2020

  March 26, 2020 1:30 – 2:30 PM Lecture Bats, Cats and Coronaviruses: What You Need to Know About COVID-19 (Livestream) https://www.simonsfoundation.org/event/bats-cats-and-coronaviruses-what-you-need-to-know-about-covid-19/ Laura H. Kahn, M.D., M.P.H., M.P.P.* Princeton University           *A co-founder One Health Initiative team and website  This event will be streamed live. We will have the streaming link. Register All participants are…

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Food & Agricultural Organization, World Organization for Animal Health, and World Health Organization in Asia and the Pacific: Uniting under ONE HEALTH to fight health risks at the human, animal and ecosystem interfaces

March 22, 2020

Asia Pacific Tripartite OIE ‘One Health‘ seeks to design and implement programmes, policies, legislation and research in which multiple sectors communicate and coordinate to … See Complete notice https://rr-asia.oie.int/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/one-health-leaflet.pdf The FAO, OIE and WHO in Asia and the Pacific (Asia Pacific Tripartite): Uniting under ONE HEALTH to fight health risks at the human, animal and ecosystem…

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Centre for Applied One Health Research and Policy Advice (OHRP)

March 21, 2020

OHRP City University of Hong Kong The Centre for Applied One Health Research and Policy Advice (OHRP) was established at the Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life … SEE: http://www.cityu.edu.hk/ph/en/Research/OHRP.html

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Q&A: The novel coronavirus outbreak causing COVID-19 – BMC Medicine – February 28, 2020

March 20, 2020

Q&A: The novel coronavirus outbreak causing COVID-19 Fisher, D., Heymann, D. Q&A: The novel coronavirus outbreak causing COVID-19. BMC Med 18, 57 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01533-w SEE: https://bmcmedicine.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12916-020-01533-w?utm_source=sn&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=null&utm_campaign=BSLB_4_CA01_GL_BSLB_USG_CA01_GL_LSGR_PubH_Coronavirus_LandingPage Open Access Published: 28 February 2020

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