Skip to Main Content
Skip to main content

Veterinary Medicine: Veterinary Public Health

What is Veterinary Public Health?

Children and Goats

Veterinary public health was defined at a 1999 conference convened by the World Health Organization of the United Nations as "The contributions to the physical, mental and social well being of humans through an understanding and application of veterinary science".

Veterinary Public Health Databases

One Health

One Health is an initiative to " better understand and address the contemporary health issues created by the convergence of human, animal, and environmental domains ..." (American Veterinary Medical Association, Exe. Summary).

For more information on One Health, please consult the One Health Research Guide or contact the Veterinary Medicine Liaison Librarian

Free Relevant Public Health Databases