Southern Institute for One Health, One Medicine (SIOHOM)

The Southern Institute for One Health, One Medicine will conduct research to improve the lives of all species—animals and health. The Institute will conduct biomedical and agricultural research to advance the theory and practice of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

The Institute will support research that increases understanding of biological processes and lays the foundation for advances in disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention. To assure the vitality and continued productivity of the research enterprise, the Institute provides leadership in training the next generation of scientists, in enhancing the diversity of the scientific workforce, and in developing research capacities throughout the country. The Institute advocates for research that benefits animal and human health and well-being and believes that we are uniquely qualified to lead research efforts to that purpose.

  1. Biomedical Research
  2. Infectious and zoonotic diseases of animals and humans
  3. Environmental issues relating to animal and human well-being
  4. Food security and food safety
  5. Basic and translational research on human and animal disease and Clinical research for the benefit of animal health

One Health Research Fellows Request for Proposal (RFP)



Dr. Renita Marshall, D.V.M.

Director of Southern University Institute for One Health, One Medicine

Fisher Hall
Baton Rouge, LA  70813
Ph: 225-771-0252


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