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Zoonotic Disease Awareness

What went down on the 11th November 2016

Well, our student One Health Day has come and gone.  It had all the characteristics of a flash flood.  Literally.  It's two weeks later.  Immediately after the day, I was swept away into a torrent of Hindu festivities in Durban... Continue Reading →


Presentation for Zoonotic Disease One Health Day

So here it is finally... On our way to Suikerbosrand.  We have bits of flooded highway that we have to avoid... but really, were we ever really expecting a drama - less path today?  In dire need of coffee... So... Continue Reading →


0 DAYS LEFT.... Its 9:41pm. I've been trying to explain to Bernie what I will be presenting tomorrow.  I just hope that our audience does not have THAT expression on their faces. No, I haven't decided on shoes yet.  I've been... Continue Reading →


VENUE:  SUIKERBOSRAND NATURE RESERVE DETAILS: Physical Address Off the R550/Alberton Road Heidelburg Phone Number +27 11 439 6300; +27 87 1 602 7581 Website PROGRAM: ONE HEALTH DAY – STUDENT COMPETITION BUILDING PROVINCIAL CAPACITY TO DETECT & RESPOND TO... Continue Reading →

STAYING in ONE piece

2 and a bit days left!!!! Well.  I wish I could say that all things are under control.  It's so not under control that I have given up being stressed.  If one single thing goes right without some challenge, it... Continue Reading →


Anthrax and One Health: Perception versus Reality By A Hassim                            Photo credit: authors unknown. Available on-line under GNU agreement   Working as a researcher on anthrax has been quite the adventure. The only reason for this is because... Continue Reading →

Program for Zoonotic Disease Awareness – One Health Day – 11 Nov 16

7 Days to go.... ONE HEALTH DAY – STUDENT COMPETITION BUILDING PROVINCIAL CAPACITY TO DETECT & RESPOND TO ZOONOTIC DISEASES OF PUBLIC HEALTH IMPORTANCE SESSION ONE 9:30 Walk around/Networking   10:00 Official Opening Dr Malcolm de Bude 10:15 Introduction to... Continue Reading →


9 DAYS TO GO.... OMG!!! Happy One Health Day everybody 🙂 Last night I was trying to summarize our upcoming Zoonotic Disease Awareness day into 'Vision', 'Mission' & 'Aim' Here it is: OVERALL VISION: ONE CREATION...ONE HEALTH MISSION FOR THE 11TH NOV:... Continue Reading →

OUR NEW VENUE: ‘One Creation…One Health’

11 days to go... For those of you who have been wondering if we will still be having our One Health Zoonotic Disease Awareness Day, after losing our initial venue... I am happy to report that we will be... It's... Continue Reading →

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