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Agenda

 

Thursday, November 1

Drake Performance and Event Center, River Den Room
Symposium moderator and emcee: Chelsea Pekny, assistant professor, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University

 

12:45 – 1 p.m.

Registration and Check-in

1 – 1:30 p.m.

Opening Session

  • Opening remarks: Randy Smith, vice provost for academic programs, Office of Academic Affairs, The Ohio State University
  • Defining One Health: Lonnie King, Former Dean and GOHi External Advisory member
  • Welcome: Wondwossen Gebreyes, executive director, GOHi

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Plenary Session: Introducing One Health from local, regional and global perspectives

  • Regional: Rustin Moore, dean, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University
  • National: Mary Torrence, external board member, GOHi
  • International: Samuel Kariuki, deputy director, Kenya Medical Research Institute

2:30 – 2:45 p.m.

Refreshments

2:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Panel Discussion: Leadership in One Health

  • Moderator: Tom Shryock, chief scientific officer, Antimicrobial Consultants, LLC and GOHi External Advisory member
  • Participants:
    • Regional: Amber Singh, public health veterinarian, Ohio Department of Health
    • National: Tony Forshey, state veterinarian, Ohio Department of Agriculture
    • International: Kira Coggeshall, CDC and GOHi External Advisory member

3:45 – 4:45 p.m.

Plenary Session: Zoonotic Diseases, Antimicrobial Resistance and One Health

  • Regional: Scott Kenney, assistant professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University
  • National: Kurt Stevenson, professor, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University
  • International: Getnet Yimer, Regional Director, GOHi Eastern Africa

4:45 – 6:00 p.m.

Plenary Session: Drug Development and Diagnostic Capacity

  • Regional: Shu-Hua Wang, professor and physician, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University
  • National: Liva Rakotondraibe, assistant professor, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
  • International: Abebaw Fekadu Wassie, CHS, AAU and Director of CDT-Africa
  • International: Isac Mederois, Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil

6 – 6:45 p.m.

Networking and Refreshments (cash bar) | Faculty Club

6:45 – 8 p.m.

Dinner | Faculty Club

Speaker: Joyce Turk, Previous USAID official, nternational Livestock Development and GOHi External Advisory member

 


 

Friday, November 2

Drake Performance and Event Center, River Den Room
Symposium moderator and emcee: Chelsea Pekny, assistant professor, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University

 

7:30 – 8:15 a.m.

Poster Session and Light Breakfast- Sanja Ilic

8:15 – 9:15 a.m.

Panel Discussion: Global One Health and Extension: Connect and Collaborate Showcase

  • Moderator: Stephen Myers, director, Office of Outreach and Engagement, The Ohio State University
  • Participants
    • Regional: Sanja Ilic, assistant professor, College of Education and Human Ecology, The Ohio State University
    • National: Darrell Ward, associate director for cancer communications, Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital, The Ohio State University
    • International: Barbara Piperata, associate professor, Department of Anthropology, The Ohio State University

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.

Panel Discussion: How to Communicate the Implications of One Health in Your Backyard and Abroad

  • Moderator: Chelsea Pekny, assistant professor, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
  • Participants:
    • Regional: Jeanette O’Quin, assistant professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University
    • National: Barbara Kowalcyk, assistant professor, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, The Ohio State University
    • International: Chris Igodan, leader, International Extension Programs, OSU Extension

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

Refreshments

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Plenary Session: The Critical Role of Plant and Environmental Health Quality

  • Regional: Thaddeus Ezeji, associate professor, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, The Ohio State University
  • National: Rafiq Islam, soil and bioenergy program leader, OSU Extension
  • International: Sally Miller, professor, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, The Ohio State University

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Interactive Session: Chemical Outbreak Simulation Exposure Scenario

  • Moderators:
    • Mike Bisesi, professor, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University
    • William Ogara, associate professor, Department of Public Health, Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Nairobi

12:15 – 12:30 p.m.

Closing Session

  • Role of Extension in One Health: Roger Rennekamp, associate dean and director, OSU Extension
  • Closing Remarks: Wondwossen Gebreyes, executive director, GOHi

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Poster Session

 

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The symposium has been approved for 8.5 hours of Veterinary Continuing Education credits and has submitted for 8.5 hours of Registered Sanitarian Continuing Education credits.