Why One Health & Veterinary Epidemiology are so important for our future

Hosted by London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the Royal Veterinary College

Date: Monday 3 October 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Venue: Royal Veterinary College, Camden Campus, 4 Royal College Street, London, NW1 0TU
Type of event: Discussion
Speaker(s): Professor Peter Piot and Professor Stuart Reid

There will be a debate and discussion with an open question time followed by a drinks and networking reception.

  • Professor Peter Piot, Director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • Professor Stuart Reid, Principal of Royal Veterinary College

Professor Peter Piot and Professional Stuart Reid will discuss issues facing disease on a global scale in the 21st century. They will cover issues facing global health, the control and spread of disease, patterns of disease and drug resistance.

Professor Peter Piot will speak about Ebola, Zika and Avian flu, with Professor Stuart Reid discussing antimicrobial resistance.

Admission: Free to attend but registration is required, please follow the URL below.

Email: Alumni@lshtm.ac.uk
More information: https://alumnionline.lshtm.ac.uk/royal-veterinary-college-event-2016
Link: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/newsevents/events/2016/10/why-one-health-veterinary-epidemiology-are-so-important-for-our-future