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Seasonal Influenza Immunization Pilot Project for Pork Producers on Prince Edward Island, Canada

March 27, 2012

Important One Health (public health) information proposed…   Seasonal Influenza Immunization Pilot Project for Pork Producers on Prince Edward Island, Canada   Daniel Hurnik, DVM, MSc1, Tim W. Seeber2, Lucie Verdon, DVM, IPSAV3 1University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown PE, Canada. E-mail: hurnik@upei.ca 2PEI Pork, Charlottetown PE, Canada.  3Canadian Swine Health Board, Ottawa ON, Canada…

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North Carolina (USA) One Health Collaborative NEWS & Upcoming Events Speakers

March 25, 2012

North Carolina (USA) One Health Collaborative NEWS & Upcoming Events Speakers   Please see the new and expanding website for the North Carolina One Health Collaborative at http://nconehealthcollaborative.weebly.com/index.html Also note Upcoming Events speaker events planned by this outstanding collaborative: Weekly One Health Intellectual Exchange Group Sessions / Course: Philosophy to Practical Integration of Human, Animal,…

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One Health Informational Section Established on American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Website

March 23, 2012

One Health Informational Section Established on American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Website One Health – It’s all connected “One Health is the integrative effort of multiple disciplines working locally, nationally, and globally to attain optimal health for people, animals, and the environment. Together, the three make up the One Health triad, and the health of…

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March 22, 2012

NEW “Animal Diseases & Humans” feature on One Health Initiative website Home Page   Please see http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/animalHumans.php   For the busy One Health visitor to the One Health Initiative website: A very concise recommended list of “Important informational links” and “Pertinent textbook references” relative to Animals Diseases & Humans is now provided.  This is currently located…

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New Chief Editor Assumes Leadership of Internationally Popular One Health Newsletter (USA) – Posted March 19, 2012

March 19, 2012

New Chief Editor Assumes Leadership of Internationally Popular One Health Newsletter (USA)   March 8, 2012—The One Health Newsletter’s editorial board announced that Elizabeth Radke, MPH has assumed the Chief Editor position.  Ms. Radke has been serving as Assistant Editor of the newsletter with Chief Editor Mary Echols, DVM, MPH.   Ms. Radke, an epidemiologist,…

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ONE HEALTH CONFERENCE – Tickborne Diseases and Rabies – Thursday, April 5, 2012- Tulsa, Oklahoma (USA)

March 14, 2012

ONE HEALTH CONFERENCE – Tickborne Diseases and Rabies Physician One Health Expert *Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP to be Keynote Speaker *Dr. Kahn is a co-founding member of the One Health Initiative team Thursday, April 5, 2012, Tulsa Convention Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma (USA) “The One Health Conference is an inaugural regional educational effort dedicated…

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One Health degree program…MASTER OF SCIENCE (MS) IN CONSERVATION MEDICINE DEGREE PROGRAM

March 10, 2012

Exciting and Important One Health degree program…   MASTER OF SCIENCE (MS) IN CONSERVATION MEDICINE DEGREE PROGRAM   Please see http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Tufts%20MS%20in%20Conservation%20Medicine%20flier%20-currently%20used%20version.pdf   “Conservation medicine focuses on health relationships occurring at the interface of humans, animals, and the environment, and seeks to develop and apply health management practices, policies and programs that sustain biodiversity and protect…

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March 7, 2012

Worth revisiting…   FREE One Health ‘MedMyst Magazine’ – An Important Unique Educational Publication to assist young people with their early education   Produced by Rice University Center for Technology in Teaching and Learning, Houston, Texas (USA) in partnership with Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases at The University of Texas Medical Branch. Galveston, Texas.   Please see http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/MagDiseaseDiscovery.pdf   Also…

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GIDEON and One Health

March 2, 2012

Important and unique One Health paper submitted to the One Health Initiative team/website February 25, 2012…   GIDEON and One Health   *Steven A. Berger, MD Director of Geographic Medicine and Clinical Microbiology Associate Professor of Medicine University of Tel-Aviv School of Medicine Tel-Aviv, Israel   As of 2012 humans are subject to 347 generic…

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February 29, 2012

One Health Initiative website team’s Honorary Advisory Board Joined by New Member February 29, 2012—The One Health Initiative honorary Advisory Board was established on December 1, 2010. Today, we are pleased to announce that among the current outstanding One Health supporters/advocates and recognized leaders, Indu Mani, DVM, DSc, editor of Clinician’s Brief http://www.cliniciansbrief.com/, the official…

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February 27, 2012

Important One Health Endorsement Statement provided to One Health Initiative team/website February 24, 2012   PRIMATOLOGY CAN PROVIDE CRITICAL LINKS FOR THE “ONE HEALTH INITIATIVE” *Joseph M. Erwin, PhD, and **Patrick R. Hof, MD Humans are primates, and detailed studies of the health and behavior of human and nonhuman primates across the life span, in…

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First Worldwide One Health PhD Degree Program Announced (USA)

February 24, 2012

First Worldwide One Health PhD Degree Program Announced (USA)   February 24, 2012 –- The first known PhD degree program in the world with a concentration in One Health was announced today by the department of environmental and global health, college of public health and health professions at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (USA). …

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Important Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC.ca) Radio One Health News message …

February 23, 2012

Important Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC.ca) Radio One Health News message … Please listen to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC.ca) radio’s recent podcast containing an excellent One Health News item.  Click on http://www.cbc.ca/podcasting/includes/twtw.xml and then where it says “The World this Weekend Sunday February 19, 2012” you will see: Sunday, February 19, 2012, 12:00:00 AM | podcasting@cbc.ca…

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VERMONT VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (USA) proudly present ONE HEALTH SPEAKER – Lisa A. Conti, DVM, MPH, DACVPM – Essex, VT (USA) June 21, 2012

February 21, 2012

VERMONT VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (USA) proudly present ONE HEALTH SPEAKER   Lisa A. Conti, DVM, MPH, DACVPM   Thursday, June 21, 2012, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm The Essex, Essex VT (USA)   One Health: Where Humans, Animals and the Environment Overlap   Stories from the field: the critical role of preparedness in practice Emerging…

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In progress…One Health Summit Davos, Switzerland – February 19 – 22, 2012

February 19, 2012

In progress… One Health Summit Davos, Switzerland  19-22 February 2012  Please see: http://visitor.benchmarkemail.com/c/v?e=133EC6&c=A1E4&l=291E368&email=iTrabEs%2FrmEUMY3%2BW1fpIgi72yrq%2BZfs&relid=C6EC15A

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Updated Biographies (January 2012) for One Health Initiative autonomous pro bono team

February 16, 2012

Updated Biographies (January 2012) for One Health Initiative autonomous pro bono team   Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP – http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Laura%20Kahn%20Biography%20Jan2012.pdf   Bruce Kaplan, DVM – http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Bruce%20Kaplan%20Biography%20Jan2012.pdf   Thomas P. Monath, MD – http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Tom%20Monath%20Biography%20Jan2012.pdf   Jack Woodall, PhD – http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Jack%20Woodall%20Biography%20Jan2012.pdf   Lisa A. Conti, DVM, MPH – http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/Lisa%20Conti%20Biography%202012.pdf

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Important Public Notice from Canada…Topic: IDEA Seminar Series – Prioritization of Zoonotic Diseases: Insights from Conjoint Analysis

February 11, 2012

Important Public Notice from Canada…   Topic: IDEA Seminar Series – Prioritization of Zoonotic Diseases: Insights from Conjoint Analysis Date: Friday, February 17, 2012 Time: 12:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) Meeting Number: 625 640 396 Meeting Password: idea To join the online meeting (Now from mobile devices!) 1. Go to https://qtmedia.webex.com/qtmedia/j.php?ED=192511967&UID=1328167247&PW=NYjRkMjhiYzlh&RT=NCMxMQ%3D%3D 2.…

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A One Health model…Canine Models of Human Diseases

February 9, 2012

A One Health model…prepared for the One Health Initiative website Feb 7, 2012 Canine Models of Human Diseases By *Thomas P. Monath, MD, FACP, FASTMH A recent paper by Grall et al. published in Nature Genetics (2012;44:140-9) and highlighted in Science (2012;335:271), reminds us of the value of spontaneous diseases of animals, particularly dogs, to…

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February 5, 2012

Final Reminder: Don’t miss! – One Health Summit Davos, Switzerland  19-22 February 2012   Important Message from – Dr. Walter J. Ammann, President GRF Davos   Please see: http://visitor.benchmarkemail.com/c/v?e=133EC6&c=A1E4&l=291E368&email=iTrabEsrmEUMY3W1fpIgi72yrqZfs&relid=C6EC15A

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One Health: Water, Animals, Food and Society – University of California Global Health Institute (USA)

February 2, 2012

Important One Health in ACTION program…   University of California Global Health Institute (USA) One Health: Water, Animals, Food and Society Please see: http://ucghi.universityofcalifornia.edu/coes/one-health/index.aspx

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