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ADVISORY CONCERNING ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, THE PRACTICE OF “VAPING,” “JUULING” AND USE OF OTHER ELECTRONIC NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS OR ENDS

Tennessee One Health Committee

The Tennessee One Health Committee seeks to promote, improve, and defend the health of humans, animals, and the environment by enhancing the cooperation and collaboration between local, state and federal agencies, as well as academic and other outside partners.

Participating agencies include:

  • Tennessee Department of Health
  • Tennessee Department of Agriculture
  • Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency
  • Tennessee Emergency Management Agency
  • Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation
  • United States Department of Agriculture

 

Meetings of the Tennessee One Health Committee provide a forum for members to share information on issues and projects concerning human, animal, and environmental health.

Upcoming Meetings:

  • Thursday July 25, 2019 (9:30–11:00am CT; Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, Suiter Room)
    1. Jeremy Hooper (Environmental Consultant, TDEC): PFAS 
    2. TN Foodborne Program (TDH): E. coli O103 Outbreak 

Join the meeting using Webex (Meeting number/access code: 649 608 914; Password: ZtUAMMEU)

Join the meeting by phone (+1-415-655-0003; US Toll)

  • Thursday, September 26, 2019 (9:30–11:00am CT, Location TBD)
  • Thursday, November 21, 2019 (9:30–11:00am CT, Location TBD)

Meetings are open to anyone with an interest in One Health. 

 

Past Meetings:

  • September 27, 2018 (9:30–11:00am CT, Tennessee Department of Agriculture [436 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN])
  1. Dr. Keren Rozensher (USDA APHIS Veterinarian): Virulent New Castle Disease & One Health
  2. JD Freye (USDA WIldlife Services): Update on the New Castle Disease in California from the Wildlife Biologist's Viewpoint
  • November 8, 2018 (9:30–11:00am CT, Tennessee Department of Agriculture [436 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN])
  1.  Dr. R. Douglas Meckes (State Veterinarian, North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services): NC Hurricane Response
  2.  Tyler Means and Danny Ripley (Metro Nashville Public Health): Cracking the Case on a Salmonella Outbreak: A Local Health Perspective
  • January 31, 2019 (9:30–11:00am CT, Tennessee State Public Health Laboratory [630 Hart Lane, Nashville, TN])
    1. Walter Cook and Dr. Sara Clariday (TWRA): Update on Chronic Wasting Disease Response and Captive Cervidae
  • March 28, 2019 (9:30–11:00am CT, Tennessee Department of Agriculture [436 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN])
    1. Jesse Tussing, USDA Wildlife Services: USDA-WS Feral Swine Program
    2. Dr. Leslie Seraphin, USDA-VS: Asian Long-Horned Tick
  • May 23, 2019 (9:30–11:00am CT, Tennessee Department of Agriculture [436 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN])
    1. Dr. Kate Varela (CDC One Health): Update on CDC One Health Priorities 
    2. Dr. Leslie Seraphin (USDA-VS): RB-51 Shedding Related to Raw Milk Exposure in PA
    3. Dr. John Dunn (TDH): Tennessee Raw Milk Legislative Efforts