Launch of the multi-year, multi-partner Global Burden of Animal Diseases programme webinar.


On Tuesday 19th January 2021 The University of Liverpool and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) hosted the official launch of the GBADs Programme. The webinar celebrates the achievements of the GBADs collaborators to date and showcases the planned work of Programme as rollout phase begins. It was attended by an international audience of … Continue reading Launch of the multi-year, multi-partner Global Burden of Animal Diseases programme webinar.

University of Guelph – One Health Seminar Series


Dr. Deborah Stacey (Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science) and Dr. Theresa Bernardo (Professor in the Department of Population Medicine & IDEXX Chair) from the GBADs informatics theme, led a presentation in the One Health Seminar Series at the University of Guelph. They presented their work on the GBADs programme and how it … Continue reading University of Guelph – One Health Seminar Series

Animal Health & Economics: Foot-and-mouth disease, African Swine Fever, Antimicrobial Resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza


Jonathan Rushton gave a presentation on “The Global Burden of Animal Diseases” at The Southern African Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine’s (SASVEPM) “Animal Health & Economics: Foot-and-mouth disease, African Swine Fever, Antimicrobial Resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza” webinar. This webinar had 415 both national and international attendees. The Southern African Society for … Continue reading Animal Health & Economics: Foot-and-mouth disease, African Swine Fever, Antimicrobial Resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza

Results of a New Analysis of the Production Losses Associated with Foot-and-Mouth Disease Workshop.


Nick Lyons, Veterinary Epidemiology Consultant, specialised in Transboundary Animal Diseases. On 26th and 27th February 2020, Nick conducted a workshop in Islamabad, Pakistan with animal health professionals from around the country. The purpose of the workshop was to present the results of a new analysis of the production losses associated with foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in … Continue reading Results of a New Analysis of the Production Losses Associated with Foot-and-Mouth Disease Workshop.

Moving Forward through Lessons Learned on Response Actions to Aquatic Animal Disease Emergencies


Ben Huntington, GBADs project manager, took part in a Round-Table Discussion with the subject: Moving Forward through Lessons Learned on Response Actions to Aquatic Animal Disease Emergencies at FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy on 16-18th December 2019. The 45 meeting participants, from 18 countries, worked in government ministries, research institutes, academia and private companies. The participants … Continue reading Moving Forward through Lessons Learned on Response Actions to Aquatic Animal Disease Emergencies

ISESSAH-SEA 2019 Regional Meeting


The International Society for Economics and Social Sciences of Animal Health (ISESSAH) held its first regional meeting for South East Asia in Bogor, Indonesia. The meeting was hosted by Agriculture University Bogor (Institut Pertanian Bogor) and was held on the 17th and 18th October. The meeting, which connected over 100 people from seven different countries, … Continue reading ISESSAH-SEA 2019 Regional Meeting