The fifth annual Coppoc One Health Lecture will be held November 1 in Lynn 1136, and will feature a talk entitled, "Antimicrobial Stewardship and One Health." Dr. Jeff Bender, a Professor in the School of Public Health and an adjunct professor in the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota, is the featured speaker. He is currently the Director for the USAID funded One Health Workforce Project, a workforce development program focused on preventing, detecting, and responding to emerging pandemic threats. In addition, he is a Co-Director for the NIOSH funded Upper Midwest Agriculture Safety and Health Center (UMASH), a Center focused on improving the health of agriculture workers and their families. His primary teaching and research interests include infection prevention, disease surveillance, emerging zoonotic diseases, occupational safety, food safety and antimicrobial resistance.
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