One Health News

Audience Participation a Priority at Antimicrobial Use, Resistance Symposium

September 17, 2012

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                          Contact: Teres Lambert Sept. 18, 2012                                                                             847-838-2966                                                                                                                                                                                                 tlambert@animalagriculture.org National Institute for Animal Agriculture 13570 Meadowgrass Drive, Suite 201 Colorado Springs, CO 80921 Office:  719-538-8843, Ext. 14 Fax:  719-538-8847   Audience Participation a Priority at Antimicrobial Use, Resistance Symposium   COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.— Advanced technology and a highly interactive…

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September 17, 2012

“Apple Pie…The Flag…Motherhood and…One Health”?   See three combined powerful validations for using One Health principles in the 21st Century post-haste!!!   #1 Revised compilation July 17, 2012 One Health achievements previously documented on the One Health Initiative website since 2009:   http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/OneHealthAchievementsPOSTEDonOHIwebsitesince2009.pdf   #2 July 20, 2012 – One Health Initiative website team: One…

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Improving Food Safety Through a One Health Approach – Workshop Summary

September 11, 2012

Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies…REPORT: Improving Food Safety Through a One Health Approach – Workshop Summary Released: September 10, 2012 “Globalization of the food supply has created conditions favorable for the emergence, reemergence, and spread of food-borne pathogens-compounding the challenge of anticipating, detecting, and effectively responding to food-borne threats to health. In…

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A Comprehensive Review of Emerging Zoonoses Conference – September 7, 2012 – Press Release

September 10, 2012

“…[more] convincing evidence for the necessity of a One Health approach to infectious disease…”   A Comprehensive Review of Emerging Zoonoses Conference September 7, 2012  – Press Release:               The unity of veterinary medicine, human medicine and environmental awareness has been stressed in a Special Supplement of the September issue of Zoonoses and Public…

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September 7, 2012

  Reminder: Tennessee Public Health Association Annual Educational Conference – September 11-14, 2012 Annual Conference 2012  Tennessee Public Health Association Annual Educational Conference  THEME:         “one health, one environment, one world”  WHEN:           September 11-14, 2012  WHERE:         Cool Springs Marriott Hotel and Convention Center – Franklin, Tennessee More information see: http://www.tnpublichealth.org/index.php?id=32

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One Health in ACTION – USA: University of California, Davis Veterinarians Collaborate with Engineer for Unique Reconstructive Jawbone Surgery in a Dog…may be Applicable to Humans

August 31, 2012

One Health in ACTION – USA   University of California, Davis Veterinarians Collaborate with Engineer for Unique Reconstructive Jawbone Surgery in a Dog…may be Applicable to Humans   UC Davis (USA), School of Veterinary Medicine is well known for its outstanding One Health activities.  A recent One Health news item http://ucdavis.edu/ucdavis-today/2012/august/29-dog-jaw.html posted on their website…

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August 29, 2012

IMPORTANT REMINDER!!   “One Health” Theme for General Medical Library Association Meeting 2013 in Boston, MA (USA) – May 3-8, 2013 – Monday, Posted One Health Initiative website September 12, 2011 Important One Health Announcement    “One Health” Theme for General Medical Library Association Meeting 2013 in Boston, MA (USA)   “The 2013 Medical Library…

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August 24, 2012

One Health in ACTION!    Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn, Alabama (USA) Engages in “One Medicine” (One Health) Cancer Research   Date: 3/16/2012 11:26 am The Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine has launched a new initiative to accelerate cancer innovation from the laboratory to the clinic. The Auburn University Research Initiative in…

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National Academies of Practice Interprofessional Healthcare Conference – September 14-15, 2012

August 22, 2012

It’s One Health if…it looks like One Health, sounds like One Health and promotes One Health principles—   National Academies of Practice Interprofessional Healthcare Conference   Patient-Centered Care: Working Together in an Interprofessional World   September 14-15, 2012 Intercontinental Hotel at the Cleveland Clinic Cleveland, Ohio, USA   This two-day conference has a powerful program —…

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American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) President Issues Strong One Health Endorsement and Challenge

August 17, 2012

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) President Issues Strong One Health Endorsement and Challenge   Provided exclusively to the One Health Initiative website August 17, 2012 by the recently inaugurated AVMA President Dr. Douglas G. Aspros:   “One Health must be the vision for human, animal and environmental health in the future. We recognize the biologic…

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August 15, 2012

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency – Office of Science Advisor   Microbial Risk Assessment Guideline: Pathogenic Microorganisms with Focus on Food and Water Federal Register Notices Scientists from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Agricultures Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and joined by scientists from other federal agencies developed the Guideline for Microbial…

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World Medical Association to sign MOU with World Veterinary Association in October (2012)

August 12, 2012

“I would like to inform all colleagues and partners that in October in Bangkok, WVA will sign a memorandum of understanding with the World Medical Association for a strong partnership between veterinarians and medical doctors for the One Health concept.”   Dr. Faouzi Kechrid President World Veterinary Association        World Medical Association to sign MOU…

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August 11, 2012

Certificate in One Health – University of Florida (USA)  Certificate Overview “Emerging infectious diseases and food safety problems are increasingly recognized as global and regional issues, with potentially serious impacts on human health, animal health, the environment, and national economies.  Often these problems are difficult to control because they require interdisciplinary and international partnerships and there…

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Acting U.S. Assistant Defense Secretary and One Health Leader Recognized with the Karl F. Meyer-James H. Steele Gold Headed Cane Award (USA) – August 6 2012

August 7, 2012

Acting U.S. Assistant Defense Secretary and One Health Leader Recognized with the Karl F. Meyer-James H. Steele Gold Headed Cane Award (USA)   Donald L. Noah, DVM, MPH, DACVPM, a veterinarian and noted animal disease diagnostician was presented with the Karl F. Meyer-James H. Steele Gold Headed Cane Award at the American Veterinary Medical Association…

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Notable American Physician-Veterinarian One Health Endorsement Message

August 3, 2012

Notable American Physician-Veterinarian One Health Endorsement Message   [Received from *Dr. George F. Henning by the One Health Initiative team August 3, 2012]     “I would be honored to be considered as a supporter of the One Health Initiative. To be associated with such a noble and worthwhile organization is truly inspiring as well as…

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One Health Newsletter- Summer Issue 2012, Volume 5 Issue 3

July 31, 2012

One Health Newsletter  Summer Issue 2012, Volume 5 Issue 3 Please see http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/SummerOHNL2012.pdf

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Master of Health Science (MHS) with One Health Concentration Degree Program Now offered at University of Florida (USA)

July 25, 2012

Master of Health Science (MHS) with One Health Concentration Degree Program Now offered at University of Florida (USA)     Gainesville, Florida (USA) — Dr. Gregory C. Gray, prominent physician One Health leader announced July 24, 2012 …   “I am pleased to report that we are now receiving applications for our new MHS (One…

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July 24, 2012

One Health related Blog…   New Campaign, “Meat without Drugs” could be inhumane!   As a public health veterinarian, I am concerned that a campaign such as “Meat without Drugs” could result in “Animals without Health”. A new report from Consumer Reports1 provides some public opinion data that are not surprising. Given the constant drumbeat…

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Call to Arms…One Health more than a name…it represents efficacious, economical approach to protecting and saving lives!

July 17, 2012

Call to Arms…   One Health more than a name…it represents efficacious, economical approach to protecting and saving lives!   The tip of the iceberg of truth and proof in favor of One Health implementation has been documented in the One Health Initiative website and from many other sources during the first decade of the…

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