Cara Cherry, DVM, and Mac Farnham, DVM, overlooking Bangkok.
PMAC participants discuss public health policy on the first day of the conference. This workshop was kicked off by Ashvin Dayal of the Rockefeller Foundation.
A small group generates One Health policy recommendations for the Thai government.
Cara Cherry, DVM and veterinary public resident at the University of Minnesota, facilitates a small group session on One Health.
Katey Pelican, DVM; Cara Cherry, DVM; Mac Farnham, DVM.
Will Hueston, DVM, (right) and other leaders convene to discuss strategic One Health initiatives.
Will Hueston, DVM, (right) and other PMAC participants meet with officials of the Royal Thai government.
Participants celebrate a productive discussion. One of PMAC's primary objectives this year was to make health policy recommendations to the Thai government that can be extrapolated to other parts of the world.
Several public health officials network after a meeting hosted by the Asia Pacific Network for Health Education Reform.
Participants discuss current One Health initiatives in their respective countries. PMAC included a strong networking component to encourage communication between international stakeholders.
Mac Farnham, DVM, facilitates a brainstorming session on One Health.
Participants gather the end of the conference. The theme of PMAC 2013 was 'a world united against infectious disease.'
Cara Cherry, DVM, and friend at the closing ceremony.
Cara Cherry, DVM, records her memories from PMAC on a wall at the conference center.
Will Hueston, DVM, and Cara Cherry, DVM, with another PMAC guest at the closing ceremony.
Hipatia Nogales; Will Hueston, DVM; Suzan McLennon; Delilah Cabb.
Delilah Cabb, Belize Agricultural Health Authority; Katinka DeBalogh, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations; Hipatia Nogales, Agrocolidad Ecuador; Will Hueston, DVM, Global Initiative for Food Systems Leadership; Suzan McLennon, Ministry of Agriculture of Jamaica at the PMAC closing ceremony hosted by the Rockefeller Foundation.
Will Hueston, DVM, with Philemon Wambura, Dean of the Veterinary College at Sokoine University in Tanzania, in front of a wall on which PMAC participants recorded their personal reflections.
Will Hueston, DVM, with a friend at the closing ceremony.
Mac Farnham, DVM, (right) mingles with other veterinary public health professionals.