William B. Karesh

Executive Vice President for Health and Policy | EcoHealth Alliance

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William B. Karesh

William B. Karesh, Ph.D., Executive Vice President for Health and Policy at EcoHealth Alliance and President of the World Animal Health Organization Working Group on Wildlife Diseases, also chairs the IUCN Wildlife Health Specialist Group and serves on the WHO’s International Health Regulations Roster of Experts focused on the human-animal interface and wildlife health. Currently EPT Partner Liaison for the USAID Emerging Pandemic Threats PREDICT-2 program, Dr. Karesh coined the term “One Health” in 2003 to describe the interdependence of healthy ecosystems, animals and people and has pioneered solutions-oriented initiatives with this concept as the guiding principle in programs under his direction in over 45 countries from Argentina to Zambia.



Panel Presentations:

Panel: Public Health/Planetary Health/One Health

December 6th | 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm


Bioneers 2019 Conference - Seeding the Field: Growing Transformative Movements
Bioneers 2020 Conference - Beyond the Great Unraveling: Weaving the World Anew
Bioneers 2020 Conference - Beyond the Great Unraveling: Weaving the World Anew