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Join Us for the
One Health One Medicine Symposium

St. George’s University Grenada, West Indies

October 20-22, 2017

Overview

One Health One Medicine is the convergence of human, animal, and ecosystem health. All animal species including man are interrelated—veterinary or medical knowledge gained in one species benefits the others. Join us at St. George’s University on the beautiful island of Grenada, where we are again assembling a network of physicians, public health professionals, veterinarians, and researchers to focus on One Health One Medicine and the impact it is having on the health of populations around the world.

ONE HEALTH ONE MEDICINE INITIATIVE AT ST. GEORGE’S UNIVERSITY

The One Health One Medicine Initiative at St. George’s University has evolved over the last decade and more recently through a series of SGU-sponsored OHOM conferences, open access courses, and workshops. The initiative is aimed to help facilitate the further development of opportunities locally and, in collaboration with international institutions, to address global health challenges affecting the health of people, animals, and the environment. The One Health One Medicine Initiative serves to strengthen synergies between the Schools of Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Graduate Studies, and Arts and Sciences.

 

Speakers

  • Guy Palmer, DVM, PhD - Regents Professor of Pathology and Infectious Diseases, The Jan and Jack Creighton Endowed Chair & Senior Director of Global Health, Director of the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health, Washington State University, USA
  • Fitzroy Henry, PhD - College of Health Sciences, University of Technology, Jamaica, W.I.
  • Sarah Cleaveland, BVSC, PhD, FRS - Professor of Comparative Epidemiology, Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine, College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences, Glasgow University, Scotland, UK
  • Chulathida Chomchai, MD - Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Mahidol University International College, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Summon Chomchai, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand.

Call for Abstracts: Due August 31, 2017

Research abstracts are invited from SGU faculty, students, and local and international collaborators, to be presented at SGU Research Day to be held during the One Health One Medicine Symposium weekend. The expansion of Research Day is to commemorate SGU’s 40th Anniversary.

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St. George's University True Blue Campus

St. George’s University
University Centre
Grenada, West Indies

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Registration in Open

Registration is now open for the biggest academic event of the year, SGU's 40th Anniversary One Health One Medicine Symposium! Click the registration link below to sign up online.

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Accommodations

True Blue Bay Resort

Welcome to True Blue Bay Boutique Resort, a family owned and operated hotel on the Caribbean island of Grenada. Located on the South Coast, this unique and colorful resort is set among tropical gardens and overlooks the spectacular waters of True Blue Bay.

True Blue Bay Resort

Old Mill Road, True Blue, St. George’s, Grenada
(473) 443-8783
truebluebay.com

Laluna

Our secluded Grenada beachfront property is adored by travelers for our emphasis on intimate, relaxed getaways. Laluna Resort is a romantic 16-cottage boutique hotel; the adjacent Laluna Estate is our luxury villa property.

Laluna

Morne Rouge, St. George's Grenada
(473) 439-0001
laluna.com

Radisson Grenada Beach Resort

Located on Spice Island, the Radisson Grenada Beach Resort offers the complete Caribbean experience with beachfront rooms, a rejuvenating spa, a dive shop and four island-themed restaurants on site.

Radisson Grenada Beach Resort

Grand Anse, St. George's, Grenada
(473) 444-4371
radisson.com/st-george-hotel-gd/grdgrgr

Coyaba Beach Resort

The hotel is located on the world-famous Grand Anse Beach in an enchanted Tropical Garden. Coyaba’s spacious lobby features a gift shop, library and Body Treatment Facilities.

Coyaba Beach Resort

P.O. Box 336, St. George's, Grenada
(473) 444-4129
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contact

Satesh Bidaisee
Email: SBidaisee@sgu.edu

St. George’s University University Centre
Grenada, West Indies

(631) 665-8500