Innovations in One Health

One Health Symposium

8th Annual One Health Symposium - FREE & VIRTUAL

November 6, 2021

9AM-4PM, followed by student research panel 4-5PM

Event Program

The annual One Health Symposium is hosted by the One Health Institute and Students for One Health in the School of Veterinary Medicine. This event explores current issues and themes impacting the health of animals, people, plants and the environment. Veterinarians, physicians, public health officials, scientists, students and staff join roundtable discussions, network and learn about student research projects in One Health.

The 8th Annual One Health Symposium’s theme is INNOVATIONS IN ONE HEALTH. This event will explore issues and themes impacting the health of animals, people, plants and the environment. Veterinarians, physicians, public health officials, scientists, students and staff join roundtable discussions, network, and learn about student research projects in One Health. The One Health Symposium keynote is the Calvin Schwabe Lectureship speaker - for more information on this lectureship, click here. This lectureship commemorates the pioneering One Health work of Calvin Schwabe, who helped strengthen the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine’s commitment to One Health by ensuring that future veterinarians integrate human, animal and ecosystem protection into their professional work.

In an effort to be more eco-friendly, this year all of our formerly printed materials will be available for viewing and downloading here as they become available.

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Event Agenda

9:00AM WELCOME REMARKS

     Gary S. May, MS, PhD
     Chancellor, UC Davis

9:10AM KEYNOTE: Calvin Schwabe Lectureship

     Michael Lairmore, DVM, PhD
     Distinguished Professor & Immediate Past Dean, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine

     “One Health Approaches to Advance the Health of Animals, People, and the Planet”

10:15AM PANEL: Innovations in Environmental Health

     Laura Rogers-Bennett, PhD
     Research Associate, Bodega Marine Laboratory at UC Davis

     Michael Ziccardi, DVM, MPVM, PhD
     Executive Director, One Health Institute

     Juan Carlos Castilla-Rubio, MEng, MBA
     Founder & Chairman, Planetary Skin Institute

     Clayton Lamb, PhD
     Wildlife Scientist, University of British Columbia & University of Montana

11:35AM BREAK

11:45AM PANEL: Innovations in Policy & Health

     Jonna Mazet, DVM, MPVM, PhD
     Vice Provost, Grand Challenges at UC Davis

     Deborah Thomson, DVM
     One Health Educator

     Carrie McNeil, DVM
     One Health Specialist, Ending Pandemics

12:45PM LUNCH

1:45PM PANEL: Innovations in Comparative Medicine

     Nicola Mason, BVetMed, PhD, DACVIM
     Professor of Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

     Manu Prakash, MS, PhD
     Associate Professor of Bioengineering, The Woods Institute for the Environment, Stanford University

     Richard Michelmore, PhD
     Director & Distinguished Professor, The Genome Center at UC Davis

     Christina Lopes
     CEO, The One Health Company

3:00PM BREAK

3:10PM PANEL: Innovations in Traditional Practice

     Karli Tyance Hassell, MS
     Indigenous Engagement Coordinator, Navigating the New Arctic Community Office, Alaska Pacific University

     Joe Gaydos, VMD, PhD
     Science Director, SeaDoc Society

     Colleen Rossier, PhD
     Program Manager, Pikyav Field Institute

4:15PM STUDENT PANEL: Innovations in Student Research + Q&A

  • Diya Cherian
  • Brittany L. Morgan
  • Prachi Verma, Crystal Ngo Diaz, Kavina Desai, Valerie Nyasimi,
  • Jonina Balabis and Julia Nguyen
  • Kailyn Goodwin
  • Rachel Madison Johansson
  • Selin Kavak
  • Brittany Lopez Barreto
  • Johanna Holman, Joe Balkan, Louisa Colucci
  • Sirjan Mor
  • Armaan Jamal

5:15PM CONCLUDING REMARKS