Global Health Academy

Planning the post-MDG Era. March 5th 2014

A light sandwich lunch will be available from 12:30pm.

"Placing animal diseases in an integrated human health, livestock intensification, vulnerability reduction and natural resource management context"

Speaker: Brian Perry (Honorary Professor, University of Edinburgh; Visiting Professor, University of Oxford; Honorary Professor, University of Pretoria; Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board, Afrique One)

A light sandwich lunch will be available from 12:30pm.

Wednesday 5 March 2014, 1.00pm

Wednesday 5 March 2014, 2.00pm

Seminar Room 2, Chrystal MacMillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh

Further information and registration

Animal diseases continue to provide a major constraint to global development and poverty reduction, increasing the vulnerability of poorer sectors of society, limiting enhancements in agricultural production efficiency, and directly affecting the health of humans, in particular through zoonotic infections.

Professor Brian PerryHonorary Professor, University of Edinburgh

The event is free to attend, but we ask if you could please register for catering purposes, and to enable us to contact you should we need to send you any updates on the event.

A Global Health Academy & Edinburgh Infectious Diseases Seminar