The 19th International Symposium of the World Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (ISWAVLD) 2019 & the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) Seminar was held June 19 -22, 2019 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Conference Theme Innovation of Clinical and Public Health Laboratories: Integrating on the Future of One Health PLENARY SPEAKER - Craig N. Carter, DVM, PhD “Food Security and Animal Health: The Global One Health Role of Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories”   Dr. Carter is Past Executive Director, WAVLD and a distinguished member of the One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team Please see attached PDF to read complete speech.