One Health Sweden is a collaboration for researchers with interest in zoonotic infections. One Health Sweden is an integration concept including several universities and governmental organizations that wish to contribute to a sustainable intellectual platform where veterinarians, physicians, molecular biologists, ecologists and environmental chemists with an interest in zoonotic infections can interact and create synergies
The official language of this seminar day is Swedish.
Östersjöseminarium 2016 - åtgärder och innovationer för rent vatten och grön tillväxt
Den 5 oktober arrangerar IVL Svenska Miljöinstitutet sitt årliga Östersjöseminarium, en mötesplats för företag, organisationer, kommuner och andra myndigheter som verkar för en hållbar tillväxt i Östersjöregionen. Genomför ni eller är ni intresserade av att genomföra projekt och nya satsningar kopplade till hållbar utveckling i Östersjöregionen – då är detta seminariet för er!
Seminariedagen äger rum i Stockholm.
Major Trends and What it Means to You
SLU Global and Centre for Global Animal Diseases at SLU
invite to a seminar by Dr. Juan Lubroth , DVM, PhD, MPhil, ACVPM
Chief Veterinary Officer, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
When? Tuesday August 30 at 12.15.
Where? Lecture auditorium “Audhumbla”, SLU Ultuna Campus.
Welcome to One Health Sweden pub on the theme Food safety. The pub will be held at Grindstugan (Soldathemsvägen 5, Uppsala), Tuesday 13th of September at 16:30.
The official language of this seminar is Swedish, but some of the talks will be in English.
Date: 29 September, 2016. Organizer: KSLA (The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry), Stockholm, Sweden.
In Sweden, human cases of Puumala hantavirus (PUUV) infections are reported from the northern endemic regions. We found hantavirus-specific antibodies in yellow-necked mice (Apodemus flavicollis) trapped in human dwellings in the surroundings of the cities of Uppsala and Stockholm, which are situated far south from the traditional endemic areas of PUUV. Because the yellow-necked mouse is the most common rodent in human dwellings, hantaviruses in this rodent species may be important for the public health.
Half-day seminar on "Comparative medicine. Save the date, details to follow.
Date: 24 October, 2016.
Place: Navet, SciLifeLab, Uppsala.
Significant ecological variables of outbreaks of Rift Valley fever (RVF) in Kenya can be used to map risk zones of infectious disease both on a local and global scale as well as predict future outbreaks of the disease. This according to researchers at Umeå University among others in a study published in the International Journal of Infectious Diseases.
Three leading international One Health groups, the One Health Commission, the One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team, and the One Health Platform Foundation are partnering to create a global “One Health Day”.
On November 3, individuals and groups from around the world, from academic to corporate & non-profit, students to established professionals, will have the opportunity to implement One Health projects and special events under the auspices of “One Health Day.” Projects will highlight the benefits of a One Health transdisciplinary approach towards solving today’s critical global-planetary health challenges.
A new Dutch study shows that patients who have not fully recovered after a probable Lyme infection are not helped by a prolonged therapy with antibiotics. "It is time to provide patients with clear information", suggests professor Björn Olsen.
For more information, see this article [in Swedish] or the original article by Anneleen Berende et al...