Radboud University Medical Center (Radboudumc) and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) have joined the Netherlands Centre for One Health (NCOH) as Partner as per 1 January 2018.
Wageningen University is searching for a PhD candidate who will contribute to the overall goal of identifying potential antagonists of Streptococcus suis and other porcine bacterial and viral pathogens. Applications have to be submitted before January 15th 2018.
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).