OCW One Health, 2008
G. Kaufman, DVM
1. Sustainable Agriculture Class 5
1.1. Overarching exercise and presentations
Overarching exercise: Interdisciplinary gaps - Identifying disciplinary gaps and making a plan to deal with them.
Mini lecture on antibiotic resistance in the environment, followed by case study of Whittier farms listeria outbreak(see Boston Globe online article State probe finds deadly germ on dairy production line ) - Dr. Julie Ellis
1.2. Class Activity
Review VUE maps
Discuss progress in disciplinary groups:
Are you comfortable with the boundaries of the problem within your disciplinary perspective?
Have you established the main issues of concern in your discipline with regard to health and dairy farming
How are these issues measured or monitored?
What is a disciplinary gap?
Have you found obvious disciplinary gaps in your research?
Are there broader disciplinary gaps missing from our analysis (disciplines NOT represented?)
1.3.1. Assignments due next week:
Prepare disciplinary presentation for next week
188.8.131.52. ejournal assignment
Seminar assessment exercise (250 words max.)
184.108.40.206. Reading assignment: