Salzburg Global Seminar and Ending Pandemics Create One Health Timeliness Metrics

November 12, 2019
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Coinciding with the fourth annual One Health Day, participants of Salzburg Global Seminar and Ending Pandemics’ latest program have designed the first-ever set of One Health timeliness metrics and prototyped a framework for implementation. Specialists in environmental, livestock, wildlife, and human health from across the globe spent the past few days at Schloss Leopoldskron in…

One Health Fellowship Fund

October 8, 2019
The World One Health Congress actively encourages the careers of promising researchers. The One Health Platform therefore established a One Health Fellowship Fund to provide fellowships to young scientists, with special attention for promising scientists from resource- challenged countries. Intercontinental partnerships with One Health leaders in Africa and Asia, combined with the involvement of underserved…

HIGHLIGHTS: Summer School 2019

September 27, 2019
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The SACIDS Foundation for One Health joined forces with Pirbright Institute and The European Commission for the Control of Foot-and-Mouth Disease (EuFMD/FAO HQ) to convene the 4th Summer School from 16–20 September 2019 with the overarching theme of ‘Vaccines, Vaccination and Post Vaccination Monitoring’. During the 4-day training, participants shared knowledge and experience in livestock…

Call for Masters and Doctoral Studies for 2019/2020 at the University of Zambia

September 27, 2019
The Africa Centre of Excellence for Infectious Diseases of Humans and Animals ( ACEIDHA) is looking for highly qualified and motivated young African scientists interested in research in infectious diseases under given themes, that will culminate in obtaining MSc or PhD qualifications from the University of Zambia. Scholarship opportunities are available on a competitive basis…

Master’s Program in Embedded and Mobile system (EMoS)

September 23, 2019
The Master’s of Science in Embedded and Mobile system (EMoS) is a master programme by coursework offered by The Centre of Excellence for ICT in East Africa (CENIT@EA). 27 students from East Africa have registered to study for MSc. EMoS at Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) as the first cohort, and…

Highlights: Summer School 2019

September 18, 2019
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The SACIDS Foundation for Infectious Diseases joined forces with Pirbright Institute and The European Commission for the Control of Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD), (EuFMD) to convene the 4thSummer School with the overarching theme of ‘Vaccines, Vaccination and Post Vaccination Monitoring’. An interview with Director of Veterinary Services, Dr. Hezron Nonga…  

Techno-Health Surveillance Newsletter Volume 4, Number 7 & 8

September 10, 2019
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Dear reader, The Editorial Committee welcomes you to Volume 4, Number 7 & 8 of the TechnoHealth Surveillance.In this issue, we share the following: AfyaDatateam receives prize to support proper management of zoonotic diseases Trends and importance of research data in dengue surveillance Community empowered on event-based surveillance SACIDS at the Nanenaneexhibitions in Morogoro and…