Infectious disease research and one health education programs
Contributor(s):: Beth A. Montelone
One Health refers to the interconnected nature of the health and well-being of people, animals and the environments that they share. Central to this idea, is the realization that adverse health-effects in one area are linked to adverse effects in other area. Therefore, sustainable human health is...
The Southern African Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance: A One Health Consortium
Contributor(s):: Mark M. Rweyemamu, Peter Mmbuji, Esron Karimuribo, Janusz Paweska, Dominic Kambarage, Luis Neves, Jean-Marie Kayembe, Aaron Mweene, Mecky Matee
Formed in 2008, the Southern African Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance (SACIDS) is a One Health consortium of academic and research institutions involved with infectious diseases of humans and animals. Operating in partnership with world-renowned centres of research in industrialised...
Changes in human health parameters associated with a touch tank experience at a zoological institution
Contributor(s):: Sahrmann, John M., Niedbalski, Amy, Bradshaw, Louise, Johnson, Rebecca, Deem, Sharon L.
Nov 09 2016
Preventing Obesity in People and Pets: A One Health Approach
The One Health Movement; Animals, Environment, and US: Ralph Richardson at TEDxICC
Contributor(s):: Ralph Richardson
This talk takes a holistic approach to health by tying humans to the environment and animalsDr. Ralph Richardson became dean and CEO of the K-State Olathe campus in August 2015 after serving for 17 years as dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University. He is a Diplomat of...
Understanding Environmental and Anthropogenic Drivers of Lemur Health in Madagascar: The Importance of a One Health Perspective
Contributor(s):: Meredith Ann Barrett
Anthropogenic effects on ecosystems have expanded in their scope and intensity, with significant consequences for global environmental, wildlife and human health. As human encroachment into wildlife habitat grows, habitat degradation and fragmentation intensify, leading to increased contact among...
Jun 08 2016
Idaho Veterinary Medical Association Annual Conference
Rabies control initiative in Tamil Nadu, India: a test case for the 'One Health' approach
Contributor(s):: Syed Shahid Abbas, Vidya Venkataramanan, Garima Pathak, Manish Kakkar
Although India accounts for nearly 50%5C% of the global rabies mortality, there is no organised national rabies control programme. Rabies control is generally confined to small urban pockets, with minimal intersectoral co-ordination. Tamil Nadu is the first state in India to implement a...
Dec 08 2015
International Society for Disease Surveillance 2015
One Health Presents: Animal Disease and Human Health
Contributor(s):: Katie Brinkley
Issues in the Development of a Research and Education Framework for One Health
Contributor(s):: Lisa M. Gargano, Patrick F. Gallagher, Meredith Barrett, Kelly Howell, Cameron Wolfe, Christopher Woods, James M. Hughes
Setting the One Health Agenda and the Human-Companion Animal Bond
Contributor(s):: Takashima, G. K., Day, M. J.
Setting the One Health Agenda and the Human–Companion Animal Bond
Contributor(s):: Gregg K Takashima, Michael J. Day
“One Health”, also called “One Medicine”, began as an initiative advocating greater integration of human and animal medicine, in the 1800s. This concept has recently come to prominence, driven by the recognition that 75% of the newly emerging infectious diseases will arise...
Human and animal sentinels for shared health risks
Contributor(s):: P. Rabinowitz, M. Scotch, L. Conti
The tracking of sentinel health events in humans in order to detect and manage disease risks facing a larger population is a well accepted technique applied to influenza, occupational conditions and emerging infectious diseases. Similarly, animal health professionals routinely track disease...
May 04 2014
Global Development Symposium: Critical Links between Human and Animal Health
Newsletter of The American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, Volume 24
Contents: Message from the President, pg 1AVMA 2009 - Seattle, Washington Speaker Abstracts & Articles, pg 1Human-Animal Bond Lecture Schedule, AVMA 2009, pg 11
Newsletter of the American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, Volume 12
Contents:Message from the President, pg 1Delta: Foundation Group-Society, pg 1Veterinarians as Leaders In the Pet Partner Programs, pg 2The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer's Website Offers Unique, Innovative Resource for Patients, Families and Caregivers, pg 3Animals and Minor Species in...
Jul 20 2013
Triennial International Conference 'Humans and Animals: the inevitable bond'
Zoobiquity at work
Forum › general-discussion › habri-central-reviews
One of the areas researchers increasingly explore is the similarities between human and canine medical conditions. Here’s an article about such an...
Potential of cooperation between human and animal health to strengthen health systems
Contributor(s):: Zinsstag, Jakob, Schelling, Esther, Wyss, Kaspar, Mahamat, Mahamat Bechir