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Rx One Health Field Institute 2024 applications now open

The 2024 Rx One Health Field Institute welcomes you to join us!  Explore California's vibrant and diverse ecosystems while building One Health skills!  The 2024 theme is One Health for a Changing Climate.

Rx One Health 2022 participants in PPE for rodent trapping

LEARN about biodiversity conservation, pathogen transmission, health inequities, epidemiology, disease surveillance, communications, community and stakeholder engagement, teamwork, leadership, and more while immersed in a variety of biodiverse landscapes.

GROW through hands-on, practical learning experiences, case studies, group discussions, and field exercises. Rx One Health will teach you how to address complex challenges using the One Health approach, which recognizes that the health of people, animals, and their environments are interconnected.   The course is led by faculty from the University of California, Davis School of Veterinary MedicineSchool of Medicine, and the University of California Global Health InstituteCenter for Planetary Health.

BUILD lifelong friendships and professional connections.  Our alumni network extends around the world. Participants often reflect that Rx One Health was a transformative experience in their career trajectory.

Rx One Health participants in Alba Farms

Applications are now open and are due January 31, 2024.  The course is open to graduate students, professional students (MD, DVM, JD, RN, etc.) and early career professionals from all professional disciplines (including medicine, public health, veterinary medicine, agriculture, animal science, international development, laboratory science, environmental resources, wildlife conservation, law, engineering, social sciences, etc). International applicants are welcome to apply; additional COVID-19 travel protocols may be required. 

A limited number of partial and full scholarships are available!  

Learn more & apply