ALL VETERINARIANS, PHYSICIANS, ECOLOGISTS, BIOLOGISTS, ENVIRONMENTAL PROFESSIONALS AND ANY PROFESSIONAL WITH AN INTEREST IN THE WELL-BEING OF HUMANS, ANIMALS, PLANTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT IS ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.
Not familiar with One Health? More information is available at http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/about.php and for Pennsylvania, http://www.agriculture.pa.gov/Animals/AHDServices/diseases/one_health/Pages/default.aspx
PLEASE PASS THIS NOTICE TO OTHERS WHO YOU BELIEVE MIGHT HAVE AN INTEREST.
This inaugural meeting is a special 1-day event that we hope will bring together stakeholders to share knowledge, find common ground, and define actions to coordinate gains in human, animal, plant and environmental health in Pennsylvania and beyond. The theme isAdvancing One Health in Pennsylvania: Zoonotic Disease Challenges. Welcoming remarks from the Pennsylvania Departments of Health and Agriculture will open the session and special plenary speakers include physician and author Dr. Laura Kahn from Princeton University, USDA APHIS Chief Veterinary Officer Dr. Jack Shere, Dr. Peter Hudson, Director of the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences at Penn State University and Dr. James Holt, chair of Pennsylvania’s One Health Task Force.
You’re cordially invited to learn more about our One Health initiative and add your voice and ideas to a discussion of the most pressing One Health issues challenging Pennsylvania.
To receive additional information please contact Goddard Chair Calvin DuBrock at firstname.lastname@example.org.