World Rabies Day: 28 September

World Rabies Day is noticed globally on twenty eighth September yearly. This day is well known to boost consciousness in regards to the influence of rabies on people and animals, present data and recommendation on the best way to forestall the illness and take efforts to manage rabies. The theme for the 14th WRD in 2020 is ‘End Rabies: Collaborate, Vaccinate’. This yr’s theme focuses on vaccination and collaboration.

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The day additionally marks the demise anniversary of the French chemist and microbiologist, Louis Pasteur’, who developed the primary rabies vaccine.

Important takeaways for all aggressive exams: 

  • Global Alliance for Rabies  Executive Director: Louis Nel.
  • Global Alliance for Rabies Control Founded: 2007.
  • Global Alliance for Rabies Control Headquarters: Manhattan, Kansas, United States.