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One Health: Bringing Health to Humans, Animals, and the Environment

Description
Provides an overview of the One Health approach, which focuses on the inter-relationship between human, animal, and environmental health. Discusses the relevance of One Health in rural areas and offers examples of issues this approach can help address, such as zoonotic disease like COVID-19, food safety and security, and antimicrobial resistance. Highlights federal agencies and national organizations with One Health activities and initiatives.
Author(s)
Kay Miller Temple
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
10/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Environmental health · Food security and nutrition · Infectious diseases · Interprofessional training of the health workforce · Networking and collaboration · Population health · Public health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention