Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA) online – NEWS -January 2012 “Spreading the one-health concept” “A movement is promoting the one-health concept—that human, animal, and ecosystem health intertwine to make one health—and an accompanying one-health approach involving collaboration among the health professions and relevant associated disciplines to improve health locally and globally. Organizations backing the one-health approach range from the One Health Commission and the One Health Initiative website to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the National League of Cities.”