Global Conference on One Health
Medical practitioners and veterinarians are being brought together at an international conference intended to foster greater collaboration between the professions.
The World Medical Association and the World Veterinary Association have jointly organised the Global Conference on One Health to be held in Madrid on 21 and 22 May.
The WMA said the conference aimed to bring together veterinarians, physicians, students, public health officials, non-government organisations and other participants to strengthen links and communications between the professions in order to “improve the different aspects of health and welfare of humans, animals and the environment.
The conference will include sessions on zoonotic diseases, antimicrobial resistance, natural disaster managements and human and animal exposure to environmental hazards.
Conference details can be viewed at: http://www.wma.net/en/50events/20otherevents/80onehealth/index.html
Published: 02 Apr 2015