Blog: Veterinary medicine

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Dr Judy MacArthur Clark CBE, RSTMH Trustee
 

One World-One Health at the RSTMH Biennial Meeting, autumn 2016

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

This intimate association between human and animal health underpins what is known as the One Health agenda, recognised by both the WHO (World Health Organisation) and the OIE (World Animal Health Organisation). And it’s not only in Africa that urgency applies but throughout the world, particularly in developing regions where surveillance systems are at their weakest and pandemic spread is highly likely.