Ohio State’s annual One Health Summer Institute has been held since 2012. This annual summer institute has benefited more than 1700 faculty, clinicians, researchers, graduate students and other professionals in Eastern Africa, especially in Ethiopia.
Getnet Yimer, MD, GOHi regional director, delivered a series of webinars to various audience to disseminate the findings and share strategies that were formulated based on the results of a recent NPI survey.
Rael Too is a PhD Fellow from the University of Nairobi. She was a doctoral fellow through the One Health Eastern Africa Research Training (OHEART) program at Ohio State in 2019.
Wittum's work emphasizes the "One Health" apporoach to prevention and control of infectious diseases to protect both animal and human health. Wittum has conducted an applied-approach to his research program, utilizing field research projects with results that can be implemented by producers, practitioners, regulatory agencies and other academic researchers. The true significance of his work is represented in its impact on national policy toward veterinary and agricultural antimicrobial use.