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One Health/One Medicine

The convergence of animal and human health

At the University of Missouri, preeminent scientists, physicians and clinicians pool their knowledge to accelerate discoveries that prevent illness, heal the sick and serve humanity. MU is internationally recognized with a combination of health-related assets no other university can match — all within walking distance:

MU leads in comparative oncology and orthopaedics, genomics, immune disorders and neurodevelopmental disease research. It houses renowned centers such as the Tiger Institute for Health Innovation, the Center for Health Ethics and the MU Interdisciplinary Center on AgingMU is also one of only 12 institutions in the Clinical Translational Science Award One Health Alliance (COHA), a national network of veterinary schools partnered with medical researchers who are working together to bring new treatments to patients more quickly.