Short Term Missions 2021

One Health EJP Short Term Missions Awarded for 2021

Startup of an efficient sequencing facility

Awarded to: Cathrine Arnason Bøe

Institute: The Norwegian Veterinary Institute (NVI), Norway

Place to visit: Statens Serum Institute (SSI), Denmark

Duration: 1 week

One Health Thematic Area: Skills development missions (e.g. genomics, bioinformatics, big data epidemiology)

Developing the TELE-Vir bioinformatics toolkit for rapid characterisation of emerging threats: an intersectoral exchange

Awarded to: Carlijn Bogaardt

Institute: University of Surrey (UoS), UK

Place to visit: Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge (INSA), Spain

Duration: 4 weeks

One Health Thematic Area: Skills development missions (e.g. genomics, bioinformatics, big data epidemiology), integration of microbiological, risk assessment and surveillance activities

CarbaPlasmid – Tracking endemic carbapenemase plasmids in human, animal and environmental isolates.

Awarded to: Liam Burke

Institute: National University Ireland Galway (NUIG), Ireland

Place to visit: Center for Veterinary Health Surveillance (VISAVET-UCM), Spain

Duration: 4 weeks

One Health Thematic Area: One Health Missions- Veterinary, Medical, Environmental research, skills development missions (e.g. genomics, bioinformatics, big data epidemiology), harmonisation of diagnostics tests, platforms and research

Zoonotic pathogen detection in rats

Awarded to: Marieke de Cock

Institute: National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), the Netherlands

Place to visit: Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI), Germany

Duration: 8 weeks

One Health Thematic Area: One Health Missions- Veterinary, Food, Medical and or Environmental research, harmonisation of diagnostics tests, platforms and research