ZOHU Calls/Webinars

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Zoonoses & One Health Updates (ZOHU) Calls are one-hour monthly webinars that provide timely education on zoonotic and infectious diseases, One Health, antimicrobial resistance, food safety, vector-borne diseases, recent outbreaks, and related health threats at the animal-human-environment interface.

Target Audience

  • Academics
  • Administrators
  • Animal health officials/workers
  • Animal industry
  • CHES certified health educator
  • Dentists
  • DOs
  • Epidemiologists
  • Laboratorians
  • Licenced practical/voca. nurses
  • MDs
  • Medical assistants
  • Medical students
  • Non-governmental organizations
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Nurse technicians
  • Physician assistants
  • Program managers
  • Public health professionals
  • Public health students
  • RNs
  • Veterinarians
  • Vet students
  • Vet technicians
Recent/Upcoming ZOHU Calls/Webinars

September 2019 ZOHU Call

Date: September 4, 2019

Topics: 

  • Fungus Among Us: Three Fungal Lung Diseases in the United States
  • Rabies Risks in the United States: Shifting Focus from Dogs to Wildlife
  • Cryptosporidiosis Outbreaks — United States, 2009–2017

CE = Free Continuing Education

Past 2019 ZOHU Calls/Webinars

Date: June 5, 2019

Topics: 

  • Case Report Review of Rabies in Imported Dogs
  • Brucella abortus RB51 Infections in Humans Caused by Consumption of Unpasteurized Domestic Dairy Products in the United States
  • Brucella abortus Vaccine Strain RB51 NJ & NY – One Health Issues and Finding the Source Herd

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: June 5, 2019

Topics: 

  • Chronic Wasting Disease Overview and Update
  • Field Identification Key and Guide for Bats of the United States of America
  • Update on raccoon roundworm (Baylisascaris procyonis) and Asian longhored tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) research and surveillance

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: May 1, 2019

Topics: 

  • Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet) Preliminary Data for 2018
  • Healthy Pets, Healthy People: Using a One Health Approach to Prevent Pet Zoonoses
  • Human Rabies, Virginia 2017

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: April 3, 2019

Topics:

  • Chicken Liver–Associated Human Campylobacteriosis and Salmonellosis—Learning from Outbreaks to Develop Prevention Strategies
  • Q Fever in Colorado – Collaborative One Health Response
  • Multistate Outbreak of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Pet Hedgehogs

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: March 6, 2019

Topics:

  • Mortality, Hospital Admission, and Healthcare Cost from Venomous and Non-venomous Animal Encounters in the United States
  • Environmental Observation, Social Media, and One Health Action in Alaska
  • Prescription Opioid Epidemic: Do Veterinarians Have a Dog in the Fight?

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: February 6, 2019

Topics:

  • Source Attribution of Salmonella enterica Serotype Typhimurium Using Genomic Surveillance Data and Machine Learning
  • Transmission of Francisella tularensis, the Causative Agent of Tularemia, by Solid Organ Transplantation
  • Role of Wildlife in Arbovirus Transmission

CE = Free Continuing Education

View all past 2018 calls including call materials, webinars, topics, objectives,  agendas and resources for each month.