2009 Karl F. Meyer - James H. Steele Gold Head Cane Awarded “One Health” advocate Charles O. Thoen, DVM, PhD (TB Expert) at AVMA Conference in Seattle July 11, 2009 This annual award recognizes and honors the achievements of an individual concerned with animal health that have significantly advanced human health through the practice of veterinary epidemiology and public health. ... [Dr. Thoen] was recently invited to serve as the primary author of a monograph, Tuberculosis: a Re-emerging Disease in Animals and Humans for One Health/One Medicine [Veterinaria Italiana Journal – Edited by the Kahn-Kaplan-Monath One Health team], and is currently an associate editor of The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease… Please see: