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One Community, One Medicine, One Health: Uniting Human and Animal Health

Please visist the Carle Website for more information and to register online.

About the Series
A partnership of Carle, University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, Champaign-Urbana Public Health District, ASPCA Poison Control Hotline, and Champaign County Humane Society, this quarterly professional education series unites physicians, veterinarians, and other human and animal health care professionals to explore the relationship between human and animal health.

Doors open at 5:00 p.m. with a dinner reception, and the educational session runs from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Payment of $25 per session or $75 for the four-part series – which includes dinner and professional education units – due upon check-in at session(s) of choice.

Registration fee waived for staff members of educational partners (ASPCA, Carle, CCHS, UIUC COVM, and CUPHD) and for medical, nursing, veterinary, and other students (with university identification). To register, send an e-mail to conferences@carle.com.

Advance payment via credit card may be arranged by calling (217) 383-7008. Advance payment via check may be mailed to: Carle Office of CME at 221 North Broadway in Urbana, Illinois 61801.

Session Two: Patient-Based Communicable Diseases
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
6:00-8:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.)
Pollard Auditorium, The Forrum at Carle
611 W. Park Street, Urbana, Ill.

Session Two on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, will explore patient-based communicable diseases such as rabies, MRSA, toxoplasmosis, cryptospredillum, salmonella, and bartonella. Speakers include:

  • Bob Weedon, DVM, MPH
    University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Mohammed Ahmed, MD

Additional Sessions:

  • Session Three - Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Population-Based Communicable Diseases
  • Session Four - Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Non-Communicable and Other Unique Conditions

Invited attendees include: veterinarians, primary care, pediatric, emergency medicine, convenient care, and other interested physicians, public health professionals, advanced practice providers, registered nurses, veterinary technicians and assistants, and other human and animal health care professionals.

If registering for more than one session, please indicate additional session(s) in your e-mail registration.