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.

Continuing Education is available for most calls/webinars. Click titles below to learn more.

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Recent/Upcoming ZOHU Calls/Webinars

May 2019 ZOHU Call

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

Past ZOHU Calls/Webinars

Date: April 3, 2019

Topics:

  • Chicken Liver–Associated 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

Date: December 12, 2018

Topics: Bridging the Gap Between Human and Veterinary Medicine: Different Patients—Same Hazardous Drugs; Using Earth observation data in One Health applications for societal benefits; Cat transmitted Sporotrichosis: A rapidly emerging zoonosis

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: November 7, 2018

Topics: One Health in Action at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Protecting Health in the United States and Around the World; Excellence in Exhibition: Preventing Zoonoses Among Youth in Animal Agriculture; The AMR Challenge

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: October 3, 2018

Topics: Human plague cases associated with animal exposure—US, 1970-2017; Relevance of global health security on US exports and jobs; Emerging in the US: Antifungal resistant Aspergillus fumigatus associated with environmental fungicide use

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: September 5, 2018

Topics: Smartphones in the fight against rabies, rabies in imported dogs, wildlife rabies management in the U.S.

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: August 1, 2018

Topics: Pet industry and public health, role of wildlife rehabilitation in One Health, and multistate outbreak of multidrug-resistant Campylobacter infections linked to contact with pet store puppies

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: June 6, 2018

Topics: Rabies diagnosis in animals using PCR, National Pet Week, and trends in reported vectorborne disease cases

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: May 2, 2018

Topics: One Health and Toxic Cyanobacteria, suicide mortality among US veterinarians, and pet ownership increases human risk of encountering ticks

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: April 4, 2018 ZOHU Call

Topics: Update on antibiotic resistance and companion animal stewardship; Chagas Disease – ongoing canine, human, wildlife, and vector studies; animal and public health in agritourism.

CE = Free Continuing Education

Date: March 7, 2018

Topics: An overview on primary amebic meningoencephalitis, Human case of bubonic plague, and Multistate Outbreaks of Human Salmonella Infections

CE = Free Continuing Education