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.
For previous meeting recordings, please visit our Meeting Calendar and click on the hyperlinks for those talks. Thanks to One Health Commission.
Next Meeting: Thursday, June 9th 2016 - Dr. Michael Murphy
Dr. Murphy received his B.S., D.V.M., and Ph.D. degrees from Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, in 1980, 1981, and 1987, respectively. He received his J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, MN, in 1999 After practicing in a mixed animal practice in northeastern Oklahoma, he served as a clinical and diagnostic veterinary toxicologist in the Texas and Minnesota Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories for 27 years. He retired from the University of Minnesota as a Professor Emeritus and joined the Center for Veterinary Medicine at FDA in 2009. While at CVM/FDA, Dr. Murphy has assisted in jurisdiction, drug recall and shortage analyses, responses to litigation and citizens petitions, and policy associated with cloned or genetically engineered animals, and antimicrobial resistance.
Dr. Murphy will be speaking on Medically Important Antimicrobials in Animal Agrigulture. This presentation will include an overview of the 2015 Veterinary Feed Directive rule and FDA’s current thinking on the use of medically important antibiotics in food-producing animals. The 2015 Veterinary Feed Directive rule went into effect on 1 October 2015 (See 80 FR 31708, 3 June 2015.).
As always, don't hesitate to contact us with questions, comments, concerns, and/or speaker suggestions at email@example.com.
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