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22 January 2021 — Blog post
In her blog Jo Wheeler talks about her experience working on African swine fever prevention both in the UK and internationally.
18 November 2020 — Blog post
To celebrate AMR week, the UK CVO talks about some of the work going on in the UK and internationally to respond to the threat of AMR.
3 November 2020 — Blog post
Yesterday was one health day and to celebrate this, the UK Chief Veterinary Officer Christine Middlemiss talks about some of the work being done in one health and the importance of a one health approach to animal and human health
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