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Wondwossen Gebreyes, DVM, PhD Diplomate ACVPM, executive director of the Global One Health initiative at The Ohio State University, was named an ACE Fellow for the 2020-21 academic year by the American Council on Education (ACE).

Tanya Berger-Wolf, director of the Translational Data Analytics Institute visited GOHi partners including the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and the University of Nairobi in Kenya.

Zelalem Mekuria, DVM, PhD, visited the regional GOHi office and engaged with OHEART key partners and collaborators in Ethiopia and Kenya.

During its 25th silver jubilee anniversary on February 15, the Ethiopian National Animal Health Diagnostic and Investigation Center recognized The Ohio State University for its outstanding performance in one health capacity building in the region.

World renowned Coronavirus expert, Linda Saif, MS, PhD, Honorary Diplomate ACVM, was the speaker for Global One Health initiative (GOHi)’s February webinar, sponsored by GOHi and funded by the National Institutes of Health Fogarty International Center.

Evaluation tool for the World Organisation for Animal Health's Day 1 Graduating Veterinarian Competencies was used for the second time at the University of Gondar.

Global One Health LLC representatives attended a lunch meeting on January 26 in the presence of U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Africa Tibor Nagy, Ambassador Mike Raynor and officials from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education.

The 2019-nCoV was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China in December 2019 and continues to expand to other provinces and countries. As of January 26, 2020, there are more than 2,700 confirmed cases and 80 deaths linked to the 2019-nCoV virus.

Meet Ohio State's fellows involved in the TARTARE project to develop and implement a risk-based framework for food safety management and resource allocation with the goal of reducing foodborne illnesses.

On December 19, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bipartisan resolution designating January 2020 as “National One Health Awareness Month” in the United States to promote scientific collaboration between public, animal and environmental health.