On December 12, 2017, Professor of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences Eric Brown (Institute for Infectious Disease Research at McMaster University) will give an inspiring lecture at Utrecht University about the continuous battle against all too smart bacterial pathogens, intriguingly titled: ‘To kill a bacterium, you need to think like a bacterium’.
Join the 2nd edition of NCOH One Health on the 15th of March 2018 in the Life Sciences & Health Hub in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. NCOH One Health and NCOH Annual Scientific meeting are free events that offer you a great opportunity to meet face-to-face with like-minded researchers and decision makers in One Health. Location:…
Interview with Menno on his work, emerging infectious diseases, and importance of the NCOH in enabling the necessary collaborations to tackle this. According to Menno the NCOH can be a pressure cooker for effective utilisation of knowledge and expertise that exist in the Netherlands, which is not being utilised to its full potential to jointly find answers to the pressing questions in this changing world.
NCOH bundles One Health top research
The Netherlands Centre for One Health (NCOH) aims for an integrated One Health approach to tackle the global risk of infectious diseases. NCOH commits to create durable solutions for this major challenge by bundling world-leading academic top research in the Netherlands in the area of One Health. This virtual science-driven institution focuses its efforts on 4 complimentary strategic research themes.
Read our One Health Magazine
In this first edition of our One Health Magazine:
- Preface by Edith Schippers (Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport)
- Interview with prof. dr. Heymann
- Interviews with Scientific Directors of NCOH
Complimentary research themes
The 4 NCOH strategic research themes are complimentary and interactive. They focus on studying the interactions and connections between human, veterinary, wildlife, and environmental health in pursuit of durable solutions to grand societal challenges requiring a One Health approach.
NCOH is partner in the Netherlands Antibiotic Development Platform (NADP).