Final Call for Abstracts - Submission Deadline extended to 16 June 2013
17 May 2013
Considering the tremendous interest placed in the upcoming 2nd GRF One Health Summit the organizing committee decided to extend the submission of abstracts for oral presentation, posters, and special sessions to 16 June 2013!
Take your chance now and make sure that we receive your proposal too.
GRF One Health Summit provides vast opportunities for networking, knowledge and experience exchange and first-hand information. Take stock of what has already been achieved through co-ordinated multi-sectorial approaches so far and learn which strategies prove most effective.
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1st announcement and call for abstracts
24 October 2012
Following a very successful launch of the first GRF One Health Summit in February 2012, GRF Davos is pleased to announce the 2nd GRF One Health Summit 2013 which will take place from 17 - 20 November 2013 at the Davos Congress Centre in Davos, Switzerland.
The 2nd GRF One Health Summit will further explore, advance and agree on the need for a global integrative risk management approach for One Health. Furthermore, the conference will identify ways to achieve added value by multi-sectorial and multi-stakeholder cooperation and promote enhanced public-private partnership models for risk-based financing tools. The findings of the conference shall be used to make recommendations on policy and organisational changes and stimulate a more efficient collaboration between stakeholders.
Registration and Abstract Submission are open now.
Submit your abstract today and present at the 2nd GRF One Health Summit 2013.We encourage you to explore our website and get further information on the One Health concept and the 2nd GRF One Health Summit.
About the One Health concept
24 October 2012
The One Health concept promotes an integrated approach to public health, reflecting the interconnectedness of a larger ecological system.It is a worldwide strategy for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in all aspects of health care for humans, animals and the environment. The synergism achieved will advance health care for the 21st century and beyond by accelerating biomedical research discoveries, enhancing public health efficacy, expeditiously expanding the scientific knowledge base, and improving medical education and clinical care.
Watch Dr David Butler Jones' statement given at the 1st GRF One Health Summit in 2012 explaining the One Health approach: