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AUS-79 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research in the Treatment of Drug and Alcohol Problems

Director / Head: 
  Assoc. Prof. Robert Ali
 




Institution:
  Clinical Policy and Research Division
  Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia (DASSA)
Address:
  161 Greenhill Road
  5063
  South Australia
Town:
  Parkside
Country:
  AUSTRALIA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (61-8) 8363 8683
Fax:
  (61-8) 8303 8059
Date of Designation:
  10/Apr/2003
Last Redesignation:
  13/Oct/2015
Expiry:
  13/Oct/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. Field testing of ICD-11 for disorders due to substance use and related health conditions.  
  2. Further development and dissemination of the WHO ASSIST package and related technical tools and training materials.  
  3. Contribute to the development of WHO technical tools on management of alcohol and drug use disorders.  
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Subjects:
  1. Substance abuse (including alcohol & drugs) 
  2. HIV/AIDS 
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Types of activity:
  1. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  2.2.3 - Expansion and strengthening of country strategies, systems and interventions for disorders due to alcohol and substance use enabled
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  POZNYAK Vladimir B.
Phone:
  +41 22 791 4307
Email:
  poznyakv@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  SHIN Hai-Rim
Phone:
  +63 2 5289860
Email:
  shinh@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork