One Health is a collaborative, multisectoral, and transdisciplinary approach—working at the local, regional, national, and global levels—with the goal of achieving optimal health outcomes recognizing the interconnection between people, animals, plants, and their shared environment.
- As defined by the CDC
Explore our Q & A, co-authored by one of our physician editors, Ernest Yeh, MD, and Veterinary Manual editor, Nicholas Roman, DVM, MPH.
- Nick Roman,
DVM, MPH, Editor for Merck Veterinary Manual
- Ernest Yeh,
Physician Editor for the Merck Manuals
Role of the Veterinarian in Public Health, One Health
Overview of the Human-Animal Bond
Veterinary Family Practice or Bond-centered Practice
Introduction to Diseases Spread Between Animals and Humans
Human Health Benefits of Pet Ownership
Community-Facing Shelter Medicine
Student Veterinary Blogger, Maria E.
Student Veterinary Blogger, Andrew L.
Student Physician Blogger, Cidney L.
American Veterinary Medical Association
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
American Association of Public Health Physicians
National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians
World Organization for Animal Health
Center for Food Security and Public Health