2019 CUGH Conference    I    March 8 - 10, 2019   I   Satellite Sessions  March 7, 2019   |   Hilton  Chicago Hotel    I   Chicago, IL​​

Satellite Session | HALF DAY Workshop

Outside the Box: Addressing the Sustainable Development Goals through a One Health Approach

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CUGH PRE-CONFERENCE HALF DAY WORKSHOP​​

Thursday March 15, 2018
8:00am - 12:00pm
Room: Sutton South

New York Hilton Hotel - Midtown
New York, NY



REGISTRATION
  • Registration is free but required.
  • Registration for the satellite session is separate from registration for the CUGH conference.


SATELLITE SESSION ORGANIZERS
  • University of Pensylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • University of California, Davis
  • Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges
  • Colorado State University
  • Vet Agro Sup (Lyon, France)
  • Washington State University Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health


SATELLITE SESSION OBJECTIVES
This half-day session aims to engage the audience in issues related to the role of livestock in addressing global food security, female empowerment, and wealth creation. Areas addressed may include:


  • Can we train veterinarians in LMICs to work with other healthcare providers, governmental agencies, NGOs, and other academic and community-based entities to foster healthy, mutually beneficial livestock husbandry practices?

  • How do we mitigate environmental harm from livestock rearing?

  • Can expert livestock caretaking be used to educate girls and create wealth for women?

  • How can we harness modern production agriculture knowledge to increase productivity for smallholders?

  • How do we share knowledge and best practices to prevent the development of antimicrobial resistance?