6th Scientific Meeting 2016: Programme

Programme and Presentations

17-18 March, 2016

Venue: Gustavianum, Akademigatan 3, 753 10 Uppsala, Sweden.

The programme and the poster abstracts are available as PDF.





Arrival and registration

Anna Lindberg and Eva Haxton. Photo: Lotta Berg.Anna Lindberg and Eva Haxton

11.00 – 11.10

Opening words from the organizers

Photo: Karin Artursson.One Health Sweden

11.10 – 11.50

The One Health Initiative in Practice – An Approach Toward Controlling Invasive Species


Lisa Conti. Photo: Karin Artursson.Lisa Conti, DVM, MPH, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

11.50 – 12.10

Animal ethics, animal welfare and the risk of disease - changing attitudes towards animals and implications for One Health


Henrik Lerner. Photo: Lotta Berg.Henrik Lerner, PhD, Ersta Sköndal University College

12.10 - 12.30

Farmers and animal welfare: goals, motivation and values


Helena Hansson. Photo: Lotta Berg.Helena Hansson, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch and posters

Posters. Photo: LOtta Berg.

13.30 – 14.10

Population genomics and evolution of Campylobacter

Sam Sheppard. Photo: Eva Haxton.Sam Sheppard, Professor, Swansea University's College of Medicine

14.10 – 14.50

Community-level One Health implementation: examples from PAHO/WHO


Ana Rivière-Cinnamond. Photo: Eva Haxton.Ana Rivière-Cinnamond, DVM, PhD, FAO/WHO

14.50 – 16.00

Coffee and workshops

Conclusions from the workshop

Workshop. Photo: Eva Haxton.

16.00 – 16.20

Outbreak of Sindbis virus infection in northern Sweden associated with chronic arthralgia


Clas Ahlm. Photo: Eva Haxton.Clas Ahlm, MD, Professor, Umeå

16.20 – 16.40

Urbanisation and disease epidemiology


Carl-Johan Neiderud. Photo: Eva Haxton.Carl-Johan Neiderud, MD, Uppsala University Hospital

16.40 – 17.40

Poster tour

Poster tour. Photo: Eva Haxton.










09.00 – 09.10

Catch-up from yesterday

Photo: Eva Haxton.One Health Sweden

09.10 - 09.25

Studies of antibiotic resistance at Chinese hospitals

Åsa Melhus. Photo: Eva Haxton.Åsa Melhus, MD, Associate Professor, Uppsala University

09.25 – 10.05

Global infectious disease surveillance; Alternatives to enhanced Collection of clinical data

Frank Aarestrup. Photo: Eva Haxton.Frank Aarestrup, Professor, Technical University of Denmark

10.05 – 10.25

One Health at international health policy level: examples of PAHO/WHO incidence (AMR, Plague, Lepto)


Ana Rivière-Cinnamond. Photo: Lotta Berg.Ana Rivière-Cinnamond, DVM, PhD, FAO/WHO

10.25 – 11.15



11.15 – 11.30

Presentation of the 4th International One Health Congress in Melbourne 2016

Martyn Jeggo.Martyn Jeggo, IOHC organizing committee

11.30 – 11.50

Workshop presentations

Photo: Lotta Berg.

11.50 – 12.00

Final words and good-bye

One Health Sweden. Photo: Eva Haxton.One Health Sweden

Photo: Lotta Berg, Eva Haxton and Karin Artursson.