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AUS-113 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre in Health Workforce Development in Rehabilitation and Long Term Care

Director / Head: 
  Professor Gwynnyth Llewellyn
 




Institution:
  Faculty of Health Sciences
  The University of Sydney
Address:
  75 East Street, Lidcombe
  2141
  New South Wales
Town:
  Sydney
Country:
  AUSTRALIA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  +61 2 9351 9161
Fax:
  +61 2 9351 9412
Date of Designation:
  11/Jun/2014
Last Redesignation:
  11/Jun/2014
Expiry:
  11/Jun/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. To generate and disseminate evidence on effective allied health, rehabilitation and long term care provision 
  2. To build capacity in allied health, rehabilitation and long term care courses and curricula, educators and practitioners 
  3. To provide technical support and training for ICF in rehabilitation and long term care including CBR 
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Subjects:
  1. Disabilities and rehabilitation (excluding accident prevention) 
  2. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Organization of events (e.g. conferences; summits) 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.2 - Guidance and support provided to Member States for the development and implementation of policies, strategies and regulations in respect of chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  Ower: 3.6 - Guidance and support provided to Member States to improve the ability of their health and social systems to prevent and manage chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and behavioural disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  Ower: 10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
Responsible Officer:
  KLEINITZ Pauline
Phone:
  +63 2 5289865
Email:
  kleinitzp@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  CIEZA MORENO Maria Alarcos
Phone:
  +41 22 79 11998
Email:
  ciezaa@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork