Ohio State alumni, U.S. Army Captain Heather Stone, 448th Civil Affairs battalion (448 CA BN) Functional Specialty Team veterinarian and Ohio State alumni spent a week in Hirna, Ethiopia, the site of a Veterinary Civic Action Program (VETCAP).
The “One Health” leadership workshop was organized in Arusha, Tanzania (July 5-7, 2012) in conjunction with the annual retreat of the NIH Fogarty research and training program. This workshop was designed to provide knowledge in global leadership systems and communication skills using an established “One Health” competencies model. The workshop targeted professionals in relevant health and agricultural fields in academia and government institutes in Eastern Africa.
Representatives from the Health Science Colleges at The Ohio State University and The Ohio State Global Strategies and International Affairs office (OIA) visited partner institutes in Ethiopia from July 8th to July 12th, 2012.