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Abstracts for the Fifth International Congress on Pathogens at the Human-Animal Interface (ICOPHAI) are now being accepted. ICOPHAI 2019 will take place September 24-26 in Québec City, Canada.

As part of the One Health East Africa Research and Training (OHEART) Program, 14 fellows will be financially supported to participate in a six-week training from June 3 - July12, 2019. Deadline to apply is May 1.

The Ohio State University’s Global One Health initiative (GOHi) is currently recruiting candidates for a PhD fellowship as part of the One Health East Africa Research and Training (OHEART) Program. Deadline to apply is April 30.

His Excellency Afework Kassu, MSc, PhD, is the State Minister of Science and Higher Education, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. Kassu holds a PhD in microbiology and conducted post-doctoral training at Colorado State University.

GOHi staff members, Getnet Yimer, MD, and Desalegne Mengesha, DVM, participated in a workshop organized by the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa and the Ethiopian Ministry of Science and Higher Education on March 5-7 with the theme, “Internationalization and Cap

Students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the College of Public Health at Ohio State are invited to celebrate the week with a lineup of events emblematic of their work in public health.

Margareth Diniz, MD, PhD, has served as rector at the Federal University of Paraíba (UFPB) and has been one of the key GOHi partners since 2012. She is a physician scientist with a research focus in pharmacology and an emphasis on toxicology.

World Tuberculosis (TB) Day is observed on March 24 to build public awareness about the global epidemic of TB and efforts to eliminate the disease. Tuberculosis (TB) is the top infectious disease killer in the world.

Worldwide, rabies is responsible for over 59,000 human deaths each year. Watch veterinary graduate student, Laura Binkley, speak about Global One Health initiative's rabies mass vaccination campaigns. 

Melanie Newport, MBBS, PhD, FRCP, is a professor of infectious disease and global health at Brighton and Sussex Medical School at the University of Sussex. There, she has led the strategic development of global health.