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AUS-47 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Drug Quality Assurance

Director / Head: 
  Dr Peter Bird
 




Institution:
  Office of Laboratories & Scientific Services (OLSS)
  Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)
Address:
  P.O. Box 100
  2609
  ACT
Town:
  Woden
Country:
  AUSTRALIA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (61-2) 6232 8400
Fax:
  (61-2) 6232 8442
Web Site:
  http://www.tga.gov.au
Date of Designation:
  03/Mar/1987
Last Redesignation:
  29/Nov/2010
Expiry:
  29/Nov/2014
Terms of Reference:
  1. Provide support to the WHOs programme of the International Pharmacopoeia, including development & validation of test methods for drug products. 
  2. Perform quality control testing of drug products. 
  3. Provide scientific advice on the quality assurance of drug products. 
  4. In collaboration with WHO, provide training of laboratory personnel in the validation & application of analytical procedures in the quality control of drugs. 
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Subjects:
  1. Pharmaceuticals (including essential drugs and medicines) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Evaluation  
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 11.2 - International norms, standards and guidelines for the quality, safety, efficacy and cost effective use of medical products and technologies developed and their national and/or regional implementation advocated and supported.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  TISOCKI Klara
Phone:
  +63 2 5289026
Email:
  tisockik@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  KOPP Sabine
Phone:
  13636/13642
Email:
  kopps@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork