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 next scientific meeting will be held 22-23 March, 2017 (lunch-lunch).
Theme: ”Ecology meets Epidemiology”.
Call for abstracts, deadline 10 February!
Open House and Zoonosis Symposium, January 23, BMC, Uppsala University.
May 7-10, Manhattan, Kansas, USA.
Focusing on emerging & transboundary infectious diseases.
Almost a thousand researchers, policy makers and practitioners working towards more integrated approaches and effective responses to complex global health challenges met at the 4th International One Health Congress & the 6th Biennial Congress of the International Association for Ecology and Health now in December.
A Rift Valley fever outbreak was recently reported at the border between Niger and Mali in West Africa. So far, 64 human cases including 23 deaths have been confirmed in Niger, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Umeå University infectious disease epidemiologist Osama Ahmed Hassan recently joined an international expert fact-finding mission to Mali as a consultant with the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO/UN).
Antibiotika är en ovärderlig, men hotad resurs inom sjukvården. Problemet beror delvis på att det globalt strösslas med antibiotika i köttproduktionen. Det säger professor Björn Olsen, som efterlyser ett totalstopp för antibiotika inom jordbruket.
A study shows that rickettsial infection is common among persons exposed to ticks.
Med-Vet-Net 2017 will take place in Guildford UK, 27-29 June, 2017.