One Health - What is One Health?
One Health is the integrative effort of multiple disciplines working locally, nationally, and globally to attain optimal health for people, animals,…
Veterinary medicine plays a key role in One Health—the concept that humans, animals, and the world we live in are inextricably linked.
The AVMA supports advancements and awareness of One Health, which is the integrative effort of multiple disciplines working locally, nationally, and…
SAVMA One Health
The main component of SAVMA One Health is to support local One Health events at veterinary schools across the nation.
Bill would increase health screening for dog importation
Citing data from the CDC, an AVMA announcement indicates less than 1% of the million-plus dogs entering the U.S. each year are inspected for rabies,…
Dr. Brian Murphy named recipient of 2021 AVMF/EveryCat Health Foundation Research Award
Dr. Brian Murphy, professor at the University of California-Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, is the winner of the 2021 American Veterinary Medical…
One health in action
The 2014 Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges’ Annual Conference had a theme of “One health in veterinary medical education
What Is Public Health / One Health?
Find out what is public health and One Health? Why does it relate to veterinarians?
Veterinarians and One Health
Whether as clinical practitioners, epidemiologists, or ecological experts, veterinarians are essential to protecting the health and safety of animals,…
One Health - How was the One Health Commission Formed?
In 2006, AVMA President Roger Mahr (2006-2007) proposed and the AVMA Executive board approved that a One Health Initiative Task Force (OHITF) be…
One Health career paths
Information for veterinary students about career opportunities related public health and One Health.
Nov. 3 is One Health Day
The One Health Commission, One Health Initiative team, and One Health Platform encourage individuals and groups worldwide to
One Health externship opportunities
One Health Externship Opportunities for veterinary students help expand their horizons and get more involved in public health.
One Health - Additional resources
Websites: American Medical Association (AMA) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Global Alliance for Rabies Control Health for…
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World Veterinary Day to center on 'One World, One Health'
The World Veterinary Association established World Veterinary Day in 2000 as an annual celebration of the veterinary profession,
Environment: the bedrock of one health
At first glance, veterinarians' role in environmental health is less apparent than their role in the other two legs of the one-health triad.
Improving care by transforming cowboys into pit crew members
Atul Gawande, MD, has seen the benefits of teamwork, humility, and recognition that experts, too, can make dangerous mistakes.
One Health Day returns in November
One Health Day, which debuted in 2016, will again be held Nov. 3
Mazet recognized for global work, Nichols for public service
The AVMA Global Veterinary Service Award went to Dr. Jonna Mazet, vice provost for grand challenges at the University of California-Davis, and the…
AVMA Continues Push for Passage of One Health Legislation
Legislation that would help implement a nationwide, One Health approach to zoonotic diseases was reintroduced in both chambers of Congress.
One Health, wildlife see wins in federal funding
The spending package approved to fund the federal government through the remainder of fiscal year (FY) 2021 provides major wins for veterinarians.
Who’s Who in One Health Webinar
The One Health Commission will hold the Who’s Who in One Health Webinar on Nov. 10.
Minnesota fighting a long battle against CWD
Four lecturers will talk Saturday about chronic wasting disease, the biology of the disease, its history in Minnesota, how it is detected, and how…