Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre on Health Science Education and Practice
Director / Head:
Pr Paul GRAND'MAISON
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
University of Sherbrooke
3001, 12th Avenue North
(1-819) 564 5203
(1-819) 564 5378
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- To contribute to the development & capacity building of human resources in health optimally responsive to individual & population health needs.
- To contribute to the improvement of the relevance & performance of practitioners in primary care & community health service delivery systems through capacity building of health human resources & improvement of clinical practice.
- Human resources for health (excluding Nursing)
Types of activity:
- Information dissemination
WHO organization wide expected result:
10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
BORRELL-BENTZ Rosa Maria
NKOWANE Annette Mwansa
+41 22 79 14314
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork