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Ref.No. [Initiator]
BAA-2 [EMRO]
Status
Pending
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Educational Development

Director / Head: 
  Dr Khaldoon Al-Roomi
 




Institution:
  College of Medicine and Medical Sciences
  Arabian Gulf University
Address:
  P.O. Box 22979 -
 
 
Town:
  Manama
Country:
  BAHRAIN
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  (973) 1723 9702
Fax:
  (973) 1723 0730
Web Site:
  http://www.agu.edu.bh
Date of Designation:
  01/Aug/2006
Last Redesignation:
  01/Aug/2010
Expiry:
  01/Aug/2014
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. To work with WHO to provide training in different aspects of health professions education. 
  2. 2. To support WHO in training of health professions education teachers on evidence-based education and development of critical appraisal skills. 
  3. 3. To facilitate WHO efforts to bring together different health professions education institutions in the EMR to cooperate in developing and using the best available evidence for accreditation. 
  4. 4. To identify and direct educational research and systematic reviews to assess evidence on HPE and its effectiveness and influence on practice among other aspects of HPE. 
  5. 5 To closely work with WHO in training of fellows - short term and long term training in Medical Education & Evidence Based Medicine. 
  6. 6 To respond to educational consultation requests from WHO and EMR countries in the field of health professions education and evidence based education and practice. 
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Subjects:
  1. Health promotion & education 
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Types of activity:
  1. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  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:
  MAGZOUB Mohi ElDin
Phone:
 
Email:
  magzoubm@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  CELLETTI Francesca
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14403
Email:
  cellettif@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork