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Infection Prevention and Control Canada (IPAC) Endorses One Health Approach - March 27, 2015 - Monday, April 06, 2015

Infection Prevention and Control Canada (IPAC) Endorses One Health Approach

March 27, 2015 – “Infection Prevention and Control Canada (IPAC Canada) is pleased to endorse One Health Initiative for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in all aspects of health care for humans, animals and the environment. …”

Please read complete endorsement letter to One Health Initiative team website from:

Bruce Gamage RN BScN CIC, President, IPAC

http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/publications/One%20Health%20Initiative%20-%20Endorsement%20letter%20-%20March%2027%2015.pdf

Provided April 6, 2015 by:

Gerry Hansen (Ms.), Executive Director

Infection Prevention and Control Canada (IPAC Canada)

P.O. Box 46125 RPO Westdale

Winnipeg MB R3R 3S3

Tel: 1-204-897-5990; TF 1-866-999-7111

Fax:1-204-895-9595

www.ipac-canada.org

Note: “IPAC CANADA (Infection Prevention and Control Canada) is a multidisciplinary, professional organization for those engaged in the prevention and control of infections. IPAC Canada was incorporated under the Canadian Corporation Act in 1976 and is a registered non-profit organization. IPAC Canada has over 1600 members.” 

IPAC-Canada www.ipac-canada.org is included as a Reciprocal Link http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/reciprocal_link/RECIPROCAL%20LINK%20March%2026,%202015%20.pdf (scroll down) on the One Health Initiative website: see http://www.ipac-canada.org/links_aro.php; and http://www.ipac-canada.org/links_orgs.php


Reminder...Symposium: One World, One Health, One Medicine IDSA Annual Meeting Boston, MA (USA) - October 21, 2011 - Thursday, September 15, 2011

Reminder...Symposium: One World, One Health, One MedicineIDSA Annual Meeting Boston, MA (USA)

Friday, October 21, 2011: 2:15 PM-4:15 PM, Room 153 ABC

 http://idsa.confex.com/idsa/2011/webprogram/Session2361.html

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

·                  describe the mission of the One Health initiative to unite physicians, veterinarians, and other health care professionals to improve human health

·                  recognize the importance of the interface of humans, animals, and the environment in development of infectious diseases

·                  summarize how global hotspots for emerging and reemerging infectious diseases are identified and monitored

·                  review how the interactions of humans, domestic animals, and wildlife contribute to emerging infectious diseases

·                  propose how emergent zoonoses can be identified and prevented 

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Public Health Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Lab Personnel, Investigators, Infectious Diseases Physicians, Infectious Diseases Pediatricians, Infection Preventionists, Hospital Epidemiologists, Hospital Administrators, HIV Clinicians, Health Care Workers, Fellows-in-Training, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Global ID, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

 

Moderators:  James Hughes, MD, FIDSA, Emory University and Lonnie King, DVM, College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State University

 

Presentations:

 

2:15 PM

745

One Health: Issues at the Human-Animal-Environment Interface
Lisa Conti, DVM, MPH, DACVPM

 

2:45 PM

746

A Hotspots Approach to Targeting Surveillance and Control of Emerging Diseases
Peter Daszak, PhD

 

3:15 PM

747

Emerging Infections at the Human-Domestic Animal Interface
Cathleen A. Hanlon, DVM, PhD

 

3:45 PM

748

Using a One Health Approach to Identify the Emergence and Mitigate the Spread of Potentially Pandemic Zoonoses
Jonna Mazet, DVM, MPVM, PhD


Symposium: One World, One Health, One Medicine - Boston, MA (USA) - October 21, 2011 - Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Notice: Don’t Miss Important One Health Symposium Scheduled in October 2011

49th Annual Meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)

 Symposium: One World, One Health, One Medicine - Boston, MA (USA)

Friday, October 21, 2011: 2:15 PM-4:15 PM

 Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

·                  describe the mission of the One Health initiative to unite physicians, veterinarians, and other health care professionals to improve human health

·                  recognize the importance of the interface of humans, animals, and the environment in development of infectious diseases

·                  summarize how global hotspots for emerging and reemerging infectious diseases are identified and monitored

·                  review how the interactions of humans, domestic animals, and wildlife contribute to emerging infectious diseases

·                  propose how emergent zoonoses can be identified and prevented 

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Public Health Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Lab Personnel, Investigators, Infectious Diseases Physicians, Infectious Diseases Pediatricians, Infection Preventionists, Hospital Epidemiologists, Hospital Administrators, HIV Clinicians, Health Care Workers, Fellows-in-Training, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

 

Moderators:  James M. Hughes, MD, FIDSA, Emory University School of Medicine and Lonnie King, DVM, College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State University

 

Speakers:  Lisa Conti, DVM, MPH, DACVPM, Florida Department of Health , Peter Daszak, PhD, EcoHealth Alliance , Cathleen A. Hanlon, DVM, PhD, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Jonna Mazet, DVM, MPVM, PhD, University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine

 

Presentations:

One Health: Issues at the Human-Animal-Environment Interface 
Lisa Conti, DVM, MPH, DACVPM  

A Hotspots Approach to Targeting Surveillance and Control of Emerging Diseases
Peter Daszak, PhD  

Emerging Infections at the Human-Domestic Animal Interface 
Cathleen A. Hanlon, DVM, PhD  

Using a One Health Approach to Identify the Emergence and Mitigate the Spread of Potentially Pandemic Zoonoses 
Jonna Mazet, DVM, MPVM, PhD

 

For More Information See: http://idsa.confex.com/idsa/2011/webprogram/Session2361.html

Registration Information: http://registration3.experient-inc.com/showIDS111/default.aspx?showLink=ATTENDEE

       


 
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