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University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine (USA) Links Website with One Health Initiative website

April 28, 2010

University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine (USA) Links Website with One Health Initiative website   http://www.vet.upenn.edu/  and  http://www.vet.upenn.edu/PennVet/AboutUs/tabid/247/Default.aspx   Information provided by:   Kelly Stratton Communication Specialist School of Veterinary Medicine University of Pennsylvania 215.898.1475

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Excellent One Health Brochure – Developed by the U.S. National Park System

April 27, 2010

  See – Excellent One Health Brochure Developed by the U.S. National Park System:  National Park Service Office of Public Health, Wildlife Health, Integrated Pest management, and Risk Management.  Available on website Publications page – http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications.php

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CMA Artist Stephen Michael Apatow Promotes “One World, One Health” World Veterinary Day 2010 – April 24, 2010

April 24, 2010

Music Industry News Network Business News (more headlines)     CMA Artist Stephen Michael Apatow Promotes “One World, One Health” World Veterinary Day 2010 April 24, 2010   http://mi2n.com/press.php3?press_nb=129586                             Website: http://www.unarts.orgCMA Artist Stephen Michael Apatow, [1] founder of the Humanitarian Resource…

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One Medicine: One Health (Zoonotic Disease) Online Course

April 23, 2010

  Humanitarian University ConsortiumDistance Education Initiative  One Medicine: One Health (Zoonotic Disease) Online Course Presented by: Stephen M. Apatow, Director of Research and Development  Humanitarian University Consortium Graduate Studies Center for Medicine, Veterinary Medicine and Law Zoonotic Disease Online Course: Humanitarian Resource Institute.  Related Textbooks: ·                         Human-Animal Medicine: Clinical Approaches to Zoonoses, Toxicants and Other Shared…

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April 22, 2010

New Zealand One Health Advocate to Receive “Office of the New Zealand Order of Merit” (ONZM)   The Governor General of New Zealand will present the “Office of the New Zealand Order of Merit” (ONZM) award http://www.dpmc.govt.nz/honours/overview/nzom.html—the New Zealand version of the “Most Excellent Order of the British Empire” (OBE)—on Tuesday April 27, 2010, to…

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April 22, 2010

World Veterinary Day – April 24, 2010 Theme: One World, One Health: more cooperation between veterinarians and physicians.   http://www.worldvet.org/taxonomy/term/24

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Jenner Vaccine Foundation Supports One Health with appointment of two JENNER FELLOWS -2010

April 14, 2010

Jenner Vaccine Foundation News   Issue 01/ November 2009   Please see important side bar regarding One Health support on page 5:   “One Health Initiative will be further promoted within the Jenner vaccine Foundation and the Jenner Institute with the appointment of two JENNER FELLOWS in 2010…”   http://www.jennervaccinefoundation.org/JennerNewsletter_web.pdf

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April 13, 2010

The One Health Commission (OHC) www.onehealthcommission.org is an incorporated, not-for-profit organization based in the United States with headquarters currently located in Washington, D.C. The OHC and the One Health Initiative website established website links on April 6, 2010. At that time, following discussions (beginning since the incorporation of the OHC), the two joined forces in…

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April 8, 2010

Co-author/editor of Landmark One Health book named “Florida (USA) Outstanding Woman in Public Health”   April 7, 2010 – University of South Florida, College of Public Health—The Dean of the college of public health, Donna J. Petersen, MHS, ScD presented Lisa A. Conti, DVM, MPH—a graduate of the USF college of public health—with the prestigious…

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One Health Commission (USA) website links to One Health Initiative website

April 6, 2010

One Health Commission (USA) website links to One Health Initiative website http://www.onehealthcommission.org/community-exchange.html and www.onehealthcommission.org The autonomous, pro bono One Health Initiative website team of Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP, Bruce Kaplan, DVM, Thomas P. Monath, MD, and Jack Woodall, PhD supports the One Health goals of the One Health Commission. This One Health Initiative…

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One Health: Improving Global Health by Building Bridges Between Human and Animal Health

April 5, 2010

One Health: Improving Global Health by Building Bridges Between Human and Animal Health  Tuesday, April 6th @ 4:30pm – 016 Robertson Hall – Princeton, N.J. (USA) Sponsored by the Center for Health and Wellbeing The One Health concept seeks to integrate human, animal, and ecosystem health in order to improve health for all species. Two…

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BIODEFENSE POSITION (USA)

April 3, 2010

BIODEFENSE POSITION (USA)   “We will interview several candidates for this position within the next 5 days only. Multiple positions are available. Interested parties should email their resumes to Isaiah.mcpeak@bvti.com”   The job is to provide program management and technical support to DHS Office of Health Affairs BioDefense and WMD functional programs. Details of four…

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Use of a Reduced (4-Dose) Vaccine Schedule for Postexposure Prophylaxis to Prevent Human Rabies – U.S. CDC/MMWR (March 19, 2010)

March 28, 2010

Use of a Reduced (4-Dose) Vaccine Schedule for Postexposure Prophylaxis to Prevent Human Rabies Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – Morbidity and Mortality Report – March 19, 2010 / 59(02);1-9   http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5902a1.htm

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United States Animal Health Association (Executive Committee) Approves Support of One Health Initiative

March 24, 2010

United States Animal Health Association (Executive Committee) Approves Support of One Health Initiative   The One Health Initiative website was notified today (March 24, 2010) that The Executive Committee of the United States Animal Health Association (USAHA) recently approved the organization to become an official supporter of the One Health Initiative.  We would appreciate being…

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March 20, 2010

Landmark ‘One Health’ book receives favorable review   For public health professionals, human health and veterinary clinicians in the United States this book will be a must-read. Furthermore, I should recommend this book for all libraries of medicine, veterinary and public health schools and research centres from all over the world. This book will bring…

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Favorable Book Review for Important Public Health Crisis Management Text – Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

March 19, 2010

Favorable Book Review for Important Public Health Crisis Management Text:  Book written by Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP  This book review has been reprinted with the permission of the American Veterinary Medical Association.  It originally appeared in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA), 2010;236(5):642.    Who’s In Charge? Leadership during Epidemics, Bioterror…

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Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies (USA) March 12, 2010 – Infectious Disease Movement in a Borderless World. Workshop Summary

March 16, 2010

Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies (USA): Infectious Disease Movement in a Borderless World. Workshop Summary Released: March 12, 2010 Type: Workshop Summary Topics: Diseases, Global Health, Public Health Activity: Forum on Microbial Threats Board: Board on Global Health   http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2010/Infectious-Disease-Movement-in-a-Borderless-World-Workshop-Summary.aspx

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Pappaioanou: Veterinary Crisis Has Implications for Human Health

March 15, 2010

 Pappaioanou: Veterinary Crisis Has Implications for Human Health [USA] By Dr. Marguerite PappaioanouSpecial to Roll Call March 11, 2010, 2:41 p.m. Please see ‘Roll Call’:  http://www.rollcall.com/news/44112-1.html  Marguerite Pappaioanou, DVM, MPVM, PhD, DACVPM is:   Executive Director, American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges Washington, D. C.  

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Vermont (USA) Pediatrician Provides Model for Advancing One Health Principles

March 13, 2010

Vermont (USA) Pediatrician Provides Model for Advancing One Health Principles   On March 8, 2010 an e-mail message to Dean Joan Hendricks, prominent One Health supporter/advocate at the University of Pennsylvania school of veterinary medicine in Philadelpia, Pennsylvania (USA) from John Trumper, MD, a longstanding valued One Health supporter in the state of Vermont modestly…

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Human-Animal Medicine – Clinical Approaches to Zoonoses and Other Shared Health Risks

March 12, 2010

Important REMINDER: Groundbreaking ‘One Health’ book now available:    Landmark ‘One Health’ book receives favorable review   “For public health professionals, human health and veterinary clinicians in the United States this book will be a must-read. Furthermore, I should recommend this book for all libraries of medicine, veterinary and public health schools and research centres from all over…

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