One Health Institute | Community of Practice
One Health at the University of Guelph
**SAVE THE DATE!**
- February 25, 2020. 12-1 pm, MCKN 019. Dr. Travis Steffens (CSAHS).
"We Are in This Together: Bringing an Anthropological Perspective to One Health Research in Madagascar"
*NEW* Grant Opportunity
The Guelph Institute for Environmental Research (GIER) - Small Grants Program (SGP) 2019-2020 is seeking applicants. GIER seeks to promote interdisciplinary research and scholarship relating to any aspect of the environment among investigators from all seven Colleges at the University of Guelph.
*NEW* In the News...
Inuit infants need access to medication to prevent respiratory illness
Dr. Faisal Moola (Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics) recently co-authored a piece in The Conversation with environmentalist David Suzuki and paediatric infectious disease expert, Anna Banerji, on the explosion of lower respiratory infections among Inuit infants in the high arctic.
**NEW PROGRAM** starting winter 2020
Collaborative Specialization in One Health
The Collaborative Specialization in One Health is a brand new multidisciplinary experience for graduate students currently enrolled in a thesis-based masters, major research paper-based masters, or doctoral program in one of 17 participating departments across the University. Students are required to complete two courses: ONEH*6000 One Health Approaches to Research and ONEH*6100/6200 One Health Seminar, and have a relevant thesis topic in which they apply a One Health approach. For more information, please contact the Coordinator for the Program, Dr. Katie Clow (email@example.com).
*NEW* Webinars & Training Opportunities
One Health Social Sciences Initiative: Webinar
January 21, 2020. 10:00am EST. Register here.
“The Added Value of Anthropology for Integrated Control of Neglected Zoonotic Diseases in the One Health Movement”, Dr. SÚverine Thys.
International Congresses & Conferences
One Health, One Future
- March 4, 2020 Deadline for registration.
- March 11-14, 2020 One Health, One Future Conference at the University of Fairbanks, Alaska.
World One Health Congress
- June 14-June 18, 2020 World One Health Congress in Edinburgh, Scotland.
One Health Resources
One Health Commission: The One Health Commission is a globally focused organization dedicated to promoting improved health of people, domestic animals, wildlife, plants and the environment.
*NEW* One Health Social Sciences Initiative: Engaging social scientists in the One Health concept rhgouth collaborations that 'Connect, Create and Educate'.
One Health Platform: The One Health Platform is a scientific resource reference center and a network of One Health stakeholders.
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