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Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Classification, Terminology and Standards

Director / Head: 
  Prof Hude Quan
 




Institution:
  Institute for Public Health (IPH), Faculty of Medicine
  University of Calgary
Address:
  3280 Hospital Drive NW
  T2N 4Z6
  Alberta
Town:
  Calgary
Country:
  CANADA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  +1 403 2108617
Fax:
  +1 403 210-3819
Date of Designation:
  03/Nov/2014
Last Redesignation:
  03/Nov/2018
Expiry:
  03/Nov/2022
Terms of Reference:
  1. TOR1: Development and maintenance of WHO classification, terminology and standards products 
  2. TOR2: Continuous quality improvement of WHO classification, terminology and standards products 
  3. TOR3: Research and networking on WHO classification, terminology and standards products  
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Subjects:
  1. Classifications of diseases 
  2. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
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Types of activity:
  1. Standardization of terminology and nomenclature 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.5 - Better knowledge and evidence for health decision-making assured through consolidation and publication of existing evidence, facilitation of knowledge generation in priority areas, and global leadership in health research policy and coordination, including with regard to ethical conduct.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  KOSTANJSEK Nenad Friedrich Ivan
Phone:
 

Technical Counterpart:
  RUIZ LUNA Patricia Lorena
Phone:
  +1 43855
Email:
  ruizpatr@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork