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One Health Commission to hold webinar Nov. 10

The One Health Commission is holding a free, all-day webinar on Monday, November 10, 2014 from 7:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST. According to the OHC’s website (where you can register to attend), the 1st International Who’s Who in One Health Webinar will “bring together noted One Health leaders, advocates, professionals and students in real-time to discuss global One Health efforts while providing a forum for dialogue within and across disciplines.”

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One Health Headlines: Friday, October 3, 2014

In this week’s One Health roundup: World Health Organization and U.S. Agency for International Development programs stress the importance of a One Health approach to fight the spread of Ebola and other zoonotic diseases; Bangladesh reduces rabies-related deaths by 50 percent in eight years; and much more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, September 19, 2014

In this week’s One Health roundup: Concern grows over the environmental impact of improper disposal of human and veterinary medications; Conn. police search for a man potentially exposed to rabies after bringing a rabid bat to a veterinary clinic; Veterinary pharmacologist warns that eggs from backyard chickens pose potential consumption problems; and much more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, September 12, 2014

In this week’s One Health roundup: Veterinarians and pediatricians team up to promote early diagnosis of Lyme disease in pets and kids; Ebola map of Africa shows more “zoonotic niches” where people are at risk from infected animals; a kitten purchased in North Dakota tests positive for rabies; and more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, September 5, 2014

In this week’s One Health roundup: Recent findings show influenza A viruses passed from pigs to people at Ohio agricultural fairs in 2012; veterinarians in Nigeria working to prevent spread of Ebola from animals to people; how a golden retriever named Matilda has become a key player in fighting cancer among dogs and humans alike; and more.

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