Network for Evaluation of One Health

One Health School

Date: 29th October- 2nd November 2018

Location: Kruger, South Africa

Organiser: The Department of Veterinary Tropical Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria in collaboration with the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium

Application deadline: 31 August 2018

 

 

Summary:

What to expect

The One Health School is designed to provide participants with a real-life experience of unique settings at the wildlife/livestock/human interface. The program will offer ample opportunities to come face-to-face with One Health challenges encompassing interdependent issues of animal, human and environmental health so unique to this region.

 

Topics which will be covered in interactive sessions and field visits include:

  • Zoonotic disease surveillance at the wildlife/livestock/human interface
  • Disease control challenges in a conservation on and a trans boundary area
  • Wildlife/human conflict
  • Community based conservation on through benefit sharing
  • Animal and environmental health as pillars of sustainable rural livelihoods

 

Course fee

  • R 15 500 (South African Rands)
  • Fees will include all costs for transport (by mini-busses), accommodation and meals for the duration of  the One Health School.

 

Application procedures

The online application will be available on our web page as from 8 August 2018 or simply APPLY HERE . The application submission deadline is 31 August 2018. The selection committee will meet the 1st week of September. Invitation letters will follow once accepted to attend the One Health School.