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Edinburgh One Health Symposium 2023

One Health sits at the interface of human, animal, environmental and planetary health. This event brings together researchers from across Edinburgh to explore the linkages, synergies and complexity of this field. In particular would like to welcome early career researchers to join us.

Confirmed speakers

  • Till Bachmann (Infection Medicine): AMR - the One Health paradigm
  • Geoff Banda (School of Social and Political Science): Local production of medicines, local health security and pandemic preparedness
  • Lisa Boden (Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security): Risk and long-term future resilience to disease outbreaks
  • Sarah Chan (Usher Institute): Ethical One Health
  • Michael Eddleston (Centre for Cardiovascular Science): Preventing deaths from pesticide poisoning
  • Lukas Engelmann (School of Social and Political Science): Epidemy - learning from histories of epidemiological reasoning
  • Liz Grant (Global Health Academy): Planetary Health - One Health
  • Geoff Simm (Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security): One Health and Food Systems

Registration is free and will include lunch and all refreshments.



10.00 - 10.30 – Arrival and coffee

10.30 - 12.15 – Welcome and presentations I

12.15 - 13.15 – Lunch and poster session 1

13.15 – 14:55 – Presentations II

14:55 - 15:25 – Coffee and poster session 2

15:25 - 16:05 – Keynote lecture :  Sheila Voas - Chief Veterinary Officer, Scottish Government

16:05 - 17:00 – Drinks reception and close


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Mar 30 2023 -

Edinburgh One Health Symposium 2023

Join us for the Edinburgh One Health Symposium hosted by Edinburgh Infectious Diseases and the One Health Models of Disease PhD programme.

John McIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls, Edinburgh