One Health Aotearoa Symposium 2022

Our 8th symposium will be held Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 December 2022 in Wellington.

The annual One Health Aotearoa Symposium aims to bring together experts from the fields of animal, human and environmental health in order to address important One Health issues in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Themes of the 8th OHA Symposium

  • Infectious disease eradication
  • Emerging infectious diseases & health inequality
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • Environmental and water health
  • Mātauranga Māori and mahinga kai
  • Endemic zoonotic diseases
  • Biosecurity prevention and preparedness
  • Other One Health topics

Call for proffered abstract submissions is open!

Abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations which fit into our symposium themes are invited by the closing date of 5.00pm on Friday 26 August 2022.

Abstracts will be accepted from researchers at any career stage, including emerging researchers and postgraduate students, and other professionals working within the scope of One Health.

Abstract template for proffered papers

Please download the abstract template, complete and email to before the closing date.

Download the 8th OHA Symposium abstract template [Word file, 19KB]

Student travel awards

Travel grants will be awarded to postgraduate students who live outside of the Wellington region and have an oral abstract accepted by the OHA Symposium Organising Committee.

OHA Symposium archives