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    One Health: From AIDS to Zika, Just In Time for One Health Day

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 4, 2016 4:48:56 PM

    By Richard Riegelman MD, MPH, PhD, Professor and Founding Dean, Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University

    As Zika spreads to the U.S., climate change becomes a daily reality, and the presence of antibiotic resistance becomes a threat to human health, the One Health movement has emerged to help us understand how it all fits together. One Health looks at the relationship between human, animal, and ecosystem health and offers the potential for dramatic progress if the health professions work together to address these issues.

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    Topics: Health, Author, Brenda Kirkwood, One Health, Richard Riegelman

    National Public Health Week Is Here

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 7, 2014 5:37:12 PM

    Please join us in celebrating National Public Health Week (NPHW) today through April 13. For nearly two decades, NPHW has raised awareness of the important role public health plays in keeping communities both healthy and safe. This year’s theme is “Public Health: Start Here.”

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    Topics: Brenda Kirkwood, National Public Health Week, NPHW, Public Health, Public Health 101, Richard Riegelman

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