The One Health Academy promotes interdisciplinary collaboration among health professionals, industry, and policy makers by promoting public health, as well as environmental, food, agricultural, and economic protection.
Our monthly events serve to unite:
- Federal governmental departments
- Non-governmental organizations
- Private industry leaders
to promote collaboration through networking, discussion following educational presentations, and informal mentoring.
One Health Academy meetings are dinner meetings held at the NEW Capital Yacht Club at Channel Inn located at 660 Water St SW, Washington, D.C. 20024 around the left side of the Inn on the water front. The meetings are typically the 2nd Thursday of every month from September to June with dinner starting at 6:30PM and the featured talk beginning between 7:15 to 7:30PM.
Next Meeting: Thursday, September 10, 2015 - Dr. Tracy DuVernoy
Join us as we here from Dr. Tracy DuVernoy about FDA's International Engagement Regarding Food Safety on Thursday, September 10th at 6:30PM.
Dr. Tracy DuVernoy is an
International Policy Analyst on the Public Health & Trade team,
International Affairs Staff (IAS) at FDAs Center for Food Safety and Applied
Nutrition. She has worked as a
Veterinary Medical Officer at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration since
August 2009 - initially on the Emergency Coordination and Response Team (ECRT)
then the Coordinated Outbreak Response and Evaluation (CORE) team in August
2011 where she managed and coordinated various activities related to foodborne
outbreaks and emergency response. From
August to December 2014, she completed a 120-day detail position at the FDA
Office in Beijing, China as an International Program and Policy Analyst (IPPA) for
Foods and Feed.
Dr. DuVernoy received her
veterinary medical degree from the University of Florida in 1988 and entered
private clinical practice for 8 years, practicing small animal medicine and
surgery. She returned to graduate
school in 1996 to pursue a Master in Public Health degree at the Uniformed
Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland, and in 1999,
became Board-certified in the American College of Veterinary Preventive
Medicine. Prior to joining FDA she
worked as the Acting State Public Health Veterinarian at the Maryland
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in addition to positions at the U.S. Department
of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Defense.
As always, don't hesitate to contact us with questions, comments, concerns, and/or speaker suggestions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See our article on the One Health Initiative website here!
If you missed it, view Dr. Lucey's talk here via our recorded webcast. Thanks again to One Health Commission for facilitating this!
If you missed it, view Dr. Sander's talk here via our recorded meeting. Thanks again to One Health Commission for facilitiating this!