A One Health in ACTION example from the 20th century: The short life’s history of John L. Marshall, DVM, MD (1936 – 1980) demonstrates the tremendous potential of combining human and veterinary medical knowledge. Dr. Marshall was a prominent orthopedic surgeon (first as a veterinarian and then as a physician) who appreciated the comparative biomedical research disciplines of veterinary medicine and human medicine. http://www.ejbjs.org/cgi/reprint/65/1/137.pdf Published in the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (JBJS), 1983;65:137 Permission to post on One Health Initiative website was graciously granted February 20, 2011 by: Beth Ann Rocheleau Intellectual Property Manager Rockwater, Inc. Note: Permission is not transferable. License to use this material from this site by any commercial organization will require securing formal permission. Inquiries from third parties requesting permission to use the material are directed to JBJS http://www.jbjs.org/.