Vermont Veterinary Medical Association


One Health

 

Veterinarians are uniquely qualified as One Health practitioners!  Our patients are animals, our clients are people, and those of us who work in food animal medicine work with clients deeply invested in environmental health.
 

Follow these links to learn more about One Health:

          https://www.avma.org/kb/resources/reference/pages/one-health.aspx
          http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/
          https://www.onehealthcommission.org/
          http://www.onehealthplatform.com/

One Health papers of interest:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4245602/pdf/ijerph-11-11110.pdf
Setting the One Health Agenda and the Human–Companion Animal Bond
Gregg K. Takashima  and Michael J. Day 2014

http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/pdf/10.1146/annurev-publhealth-031912-114426
Links Among Human Health, Animal Health, and Ecosystem Health
Peter Rabinowitz and Lisa Conti 2013

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3550177/
Toxicology, Environmental Health, and the “One Health” Concept
Danielle E. Buttke 2011

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2874344/
Public Health Threat of New, Reemerging, and Neglected Zoonoses in the Industrialized World
Sally J. Cutler, Anthony R. Fooks, and Wim H. M. van der Poel  2010

http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-09-28/marketplace/sns-201304031900--tms--petwrldctnya-b20130403-20130403_1_ovarian-cancer-mahr-cats
One Health Commission all about the human-animal bond 
September 28, 2013|Steve Dale | My Pet World