Please join One Health Academy on Thursday, March 10th, 2016 at 6:30 PM at the NEWCapital Yacht Club (660 Water St SW) in Washington, DC where our guest speaker will be Dr. Rachel Cumberbatch. Please RSVP, by e-mailing Onehealthacademy@gmail.com.
Dr. Cumberbatch will discuss
The Pathogenesis of Politics.
Upcoming One Health events are also listed on our website here.
Some of the previous talks are online as recordings thanks to One Health Commission for their support on this!
Rachel Cumberbatch is an American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Congressional Fellow in the Office of Senator Al Franken (D-MN). In this capacity, Dr. Cumberbatch supports the Senator's healthcare portfolio.
Prior to her fellowship, Dr. Cumberbatch served as a AAAS Fellow at the EPA's Indoor Environment Division where she developed programs to reduce the rate of asthma attacks in children. She also practiced clinical veterinary medicine in Connecticut, worked as a veterinary intern at USDA-Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), and served as a student trustee at Purdue University. Dr. Cumberbatch earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) and Bachelors in Science from Purdue University.
There is a 50 person limit to our meeting so we suggest you register early. The cost of the evening is $20.00 per person and includes dinner, discussion with colleagues and networking. Students (with identification) may attend for $10.00.
Please RSVP by emailing
Onehealthacademy@gmail.com with your name and the name of any guests attending. Payment will be taken at the door by cash or check. All RSVPs should be in by the Monday before the meeting, March 7th. If you end up not being able to make it after your RSVP, please let us know at
as we factor in the cost for food based on RSVP count.
The nearest Metro station is Waterfront-SEU.
The entrance to the club is facing the water where the old Channel Inn used to be.
Parking can be found on Maine Street or farther east down the street near Cantina Marina.