Updates and Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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One Health is a concept that recognizes that humans, animals, plants, and the environment are inextricably linked—the health of one affects the health of all—and health issues must be addressed cohesively.

The UT System plans to do just that by harnessing the statewide resources from UT Knoxville, UT Institute of Agriculture, UT Health Science Center, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory to make life-changing contributions to the global One Health effort.

Read more at news.utk.edu.

East Tennessee must be cleared through ORNL Health Services, which will prohibit access by individuals whose travel placed them at high risk of exposure. ORNL is also restricting access to the Laboratory for our own employees based on their travel and travel of their household members. Applying CDC guidelines and applicable medical practices, affected employees are directed to self-isolate at home for 14 days to avoid potential spread of COVID-19 at the Lab. Continue reading