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Ref.No. [Initiator]
CHN-11 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Cardiovascular Diseases

Director / Head: 
  Dr Shuguang Lin
  Dr Jian Zhuang




Institution:
 
  Guangdong Provincial Cardiovascular Institute
Address:
  96# Dongchuan Road
  510100
  Guangdong province
Town:
  Guangzhou
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (86-20) 8382 7812-10280
Fax:
  (86-20) 83875453
Web Site:
  http://www.e5413.com
Date of Designation:
  01/May/1980
Last Redesignation:
  26/Aug/2013
Expiry:
  26/Aug/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. To establish provincial network in collaboration with WHO for monitoring and analyzing the magnitude and trend of congenital heart disease. 
  2. To support for capacity building programmes for prevention, diagnosis and management of cardiovascular diseases in collaboration with WHO.  
  3. To support implementation and evaluation of policies, plans and programmes for cardiovascular disease prevention in collaboration with WHO.  
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Subjects:
  1. Cardiovascular diseases 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Collection; collation and dissemination of information 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.6 - Guidance and support provided to Member States to improve the ability of their health and social systems to prevent and manage chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and behavioural disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  VARGHESE Cherian V.
Phone:
  +63 2 5289866
Email:
  varghesec@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  MENDIS Shanthi P.B.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13441
Email:
  mendiss@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork