About Us

Mission Statement: To improve the health of humans, animals and the environment globally through One Health research, capacity building, and policy.

Vision Statement: To be recognized as the world’s leading academic Program for One Health research, training, and policy.

UTMB One Health Research and Training Network, 2021

Who Are We?

The UTMB One Health Research and Training Program is a team of professionals involved in applying One Health approaches to mitigate complex health problems in multiple countries. Major active project locations are shown in the figure above.

What Do We Do?

The UTMB One Health Research and Training Program addresses complex health problems through the One Health approach, microbiology, and epidemiology methods.

Key One Health Themes:

  • Novel respiratory pathogen research and workshops
  • Epidemiological study of zoonotic pathogens
  • Bioaerosol pathogen detection
  • Field evaluation of pathogen diagnostics
  • Tropical infectious disease assessments
  • Workshops in conducting molecular surveillance for biological threats