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Ref.No. [Initiator]
AUS-96 [Headquarters]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Center for Bioethics

Director / Head: 
  Dr. Michael Selgelid
  Seumas miller




Institution:
  Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (CAPPE), Faculty of Arts, College of Arts and Social Sciences
  Australian National University
Address:
  CAPPE, LPO Box 8260
  2601
  ACT
Town:
  ANU, Canberra
Country:
  AUSTRALIA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  +61 (0)2 6125 8467
Fax:
  +61 (0)2 6125 6579
Date of Designation:
  13/Jul/2009
Last Redesignation:
  13/Jul/2009
Date of Discontinuation:
  19/Jul/2013
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate in research projects in the field of biomedical and public health ethics. 
  2. To assist WHO in developing materials for educational (or advocacy) purposes in biomedical and public health ethics. 
  3. To collaborate with WHO and academic institutions, in particular in the Western Pacific Region, for training activities in bioethics/research ethics for both researchers and ethics review committee members. 
  4. To participate in WHO consultations and the preparation and review of relevant documents on emerging issues in bioethics. 
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Subjects:
  1. Ethics 
  2. Tuberculosis 
  3. Research policy & development 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Information dissemination 
  3. Providing technical advise to WHO 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.6 - National health research for development of health systems strengthened in the context of regional and international research and engagement of civil society.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  REIS Andreas Alois
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13932
Email:
  reisa@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  RANI Manju
Phone:
  +63 2 5289048
Email:
  ranim@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork