You dont want to miss this. April 9, 2018 View this issue online: https://conta.cc/2GIpYWT Prepared and shared by the One Health Commission https://www.onehealthcommission.org/ Want to receive One Health Happenings News Notes in your inbox? Add yourself to the Commissions Global One Health Community listserv (https://goo.gl/DSDcRJ) I f you have news of interest to the Global One Health Community, please forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org NEWS See additional Recent and Past News items in previous One Health Happenings News Notes! (https://goo.gl/Vrp49c) and on the Commissions One Health News webpage (https://goo.gl/3pWeUN). _____________________________________________________ March 22, 2018 U.S. Senate One Health Bill S. 2615 introduced to Congress: ‘Advancing Emergency Preparedness Through One Health Act of 2018’’ A bipartisan Bill was introduced to the U.S. Senate floor by Senators Tina Smith (D-MN) and Todd Young (R-IN). If enacted, it would require the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the US Department of Agriculture to coordinate with other relevant agencies to develop a U.S. Federal One Health Framework that would: ( https://goo.gl/6ydyng ) advance workforce development for prevention and response to disease outbreaks in animals and humans, improve coordination between federal agencies who study human and animal health and the environment and advance scientific understanding of the connections between human, animal, and environmental health. Description of Bill . ( https://goo.gl/LJbDT2) Supporters may wish to voice their opinions.