EcoHealth

, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp 3–5

EcoHealth: A Transdisciplinary Imperative for a Sustainable Future

  • Bruce A. Wilcox
  • A. Alonso Aguirre
  • Peter Daszak
  • Pierre Horwitz
  • Pim Martens
  • Margot Parkes
  • Jonathan A. Patz
  • David Waltner-Toews
Editorial Overview

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© EcoHealth Jornal Consortium 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruce A. Wilcox
    • 1
  • A. Alonso Aguirre
    • 2
  • Peter Daszak
    • 3
  • Pierre Horwitz
    • 4
  • Pim Martens
    • 5
  • Margot Parkes
    • 1
  • Jonathan A. Patz
    • 6
  • David Waltner-Toews
    • 7
  1. 1.Division of Ecology and HealthJohn A. Burns School of Medicine, University of HawaiiHonolulu, HI
  2. 2.Wildlife TrustPalisades, NY
  3. 3.Consortium for Conservation MedicinePalisades, NY
  4. 4.Consortium for Health and EcologyEdith Cowan UniversityJoondalup, Western Australia, Australia
  5. 5.International Centre for Integrative StudiesMaastrict UniversityMaastricht, The Netherlands
  6. 6.Program for Health Effects of Global Environmental ChangeBloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore, MD
  7. 7.Department of Population MedicineUniversity of GuelphGuelph, Ontario, Canada

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