Training on epidemiological studies of animal diseases in West Africa


A Subregional technical training workshop was held in Lomé (Togo) on epidemiological studies of animal diseases in West Africa [read more on FAO web site] … [Read more...]

WHO and The Union organize landmark consultation to galvanize action against Zoonotic TB


Geneva - Recognizing the public health significance of M. bovis infection in people and livestock, the World Health Organization (WHO) in collaboration with The Union convened a consultation on zoonotic tuberculosis (TB) in Geneva, from 14-15 April. [read more on WHO web site] … [Read more...]

4th OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Education

Students and faculty from the School of Medicine and School of Veterinary Medicine host free wellness check-ups at a One Health One Medicine clinic in Grand Anse, Grenada.

Implementing OIE guidelines to ensure the excellence of the veterinary profession. “Learning today, preserving our future” Bangkok (Thailand), 22–24 June 2016 [read more on OIE web site] … [Read more...]

Rift Valley fever newsletter provides outbreak, forecasting, and project updates on RVF


In an effort to establish a platform for communication and exchange of information related to Rift Valley fever (RVF), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) created a database of stakeholders including international agencies, research, public, and private institutions, … [Read more...]

WHO statement on the tenth meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee regarding MERS

The tenth meeting of the Emergency Committee (EC) convened by the Director-General under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR 2005) regarding the Middle East respiratory syndrom. [read more on WHO web site] … [Read more...]