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Uppsala, Umeå, Alnarp and via Zoom

The One Health Breakfast Club #5: Dog ownership keeps you healthy

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Welcome to the One Health Breakfast Club December 6 between 8.00 and 9.00. You get a short inspirational talk, some breakfast, and a chance to meet and have transdisciplinary discussions with SLU colleagues. Last sign up date December 5. See you there!

Each Breakfast Club starts with a short inspirational talk and then it's up to you to mingle and take the opportunity to enjoy interesting transdisciplinary discussions and initiate new collaborations. Regardless of whether you see yourself as a One Health researcher or not, we promise that you'll find something of relevance for you. Almost all of SLU's research interests are linked to One Health!    


  • 8.00-8.30 - Inspirational talk: Dog Ownership keeps you healthy, by Mwenya Mubanga, postdoctoral researcher at Karolinska Institutet.
  • 8.30-9.00 - Networking breakfast 

More about Mwenya Mubanga and her talk

is a postdoctoral researcher at Karolinska Institutet. In her earlier work at Uppsala University Mwenya used national registries of more than 3.4 million Swedes aged 40 to 80 to study the association between dog ownership and cardiovascular health. Her studies amongst other things showed that dog owners has a lower risk of death due to cardiovascular disease or to other causes during a 12-year follow-up.

Mwenyas current research focus is on the epidemiology of early-life exposures and childhood atopic diseases using different quantitative methods on data extracted from the Swedish health and population registers and the Swedish Twin Registry.

For more information about Mwenya Mubanga.              


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Time: 2022-12-06 08:00 - 09:00
City: Uppsala, Umeå, Alnarp and via Zoom
Organiser: SLU Future One Health
Last signup date: 5 December 2022
Price: Free of charge
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