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One Community, One Medicine, One Health: Session 1

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College of Veterinary Medicine 2001 S. Lincoln Ave.Urbana, IL 61801 Carle Foundation Hospital & Carle Physicians Group602 W. University Ave.Urbana, IL 61801
The Forum at Carle Foundation Hospital 611 W. Park St. Urbana, IL 61801
Feb 20, 2014   6:00 pm  

These sessions will focus on topics relevant to both physicians and veterinarians.

This first session will be an overview of human and veterinary medicine. Topics include:

  • Historial overview of connection, including the One Health Initiative
  • Epidemiological patterns, inlcluding those local to Champaign County 
  • Public health implications of cross-disciplinary collaboration
  • How collaboration can improve health outcomes for human and animal patients
  • Practice changes for both physicians, veterinarians, and their supporting medical team 
  • Disease tracking in both human and animal populations
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