Wikistrat Expert Dr. Laura H. Kahn

Dr. Laura H. Kahn

Research Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University

Dr. Laura H. Kahn is a physician and research scholar with the Program on Science and Global Security at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University. In April 2006, she published Confronting Zoonoses, Linking Human and Veterinary Medicine in Emerging Infectious Diseases, which helped launch the One Health Initiative.

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Biography 

Dr. Laura H. Kahn is a physician and research scholar with the Program on Science and Global Security at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs of Princeton University. In April 2006, she published Confronting Zoonoses, Linking Human and Veterinary Medicine in Emerging Infectious Diseases, which helped launch the One Health Initiative. She is the author of Who’s in Charge? Leadership During Epidemics, Bioterror Attacks, and Other Public Health Crises, published in 2009 by Praeger Security International. She writes columns for the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and is publishing her second book, One Health and the Politics of Antibiotic Resistance, in summer 2016 with Johns Hopkins University Press. Princeton University awarded her course “Hogs, Bats, and Ebola: An Introduction to One Health Policy” with a 250th Anniversary Fund for Innovation in Undergraduate Education.

She is a fellow in the American College of Physicians and received a Laureate Award in 2007 from the New Jersey Chapter. In 2010, the American Veterinary Epidemiology Society (AVES) awarded her with an honorary diploma for her work with One Health. In 2014, she received a Presidential Award for Meritorious Service from the American Association of Public Health Physicians.

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Dr. Laura H. Kahn is a Senior Analyst in Wikistrat’s Analytic Community

Academic Qualifications:
M.D, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
M.P.P, Princeton University
M.P.H, Columbia University
B.S.N, UCLA

Areas of Expertise
One Health
Zoonotic Diseases
Biosecurity
Biodefense
Leadership

Website:
http://www.princeton.edu/sgs/faculty-staff/laura-kahn/

Twitter:
https://twitter.com/LauraKahn1

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