IAMP endorses FEAM 2014 Bucharest Declaration

 

The 2014 Spring Conference of the Federation of European Academies of Medicine (FEAM)  was held on 12 – 13 May in Bucharest, Romania and  hosted by the Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences.

The event unfolded in three parts, the FEAM business sessions and the scientific conference with  focus "One Health (human, animal and environmental health)" and the "Future of Health Research".

IAMP which has a reciprocal observer status with FEAM was represented by co-chair Lai-Meng Looi who also gave a presentation titled, “Emergence of the Nipah virus: a lesson on One Health”.

Slides from the presentation  are  available at this link.

The major outcome of the Scientific Conference was the Bucharest Declaration on the “One Health” Concept which was endorsed by the FEAM member academies and by IAMP.

For  more information on the Conference and to down load the statement please click on the image.