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CHN-110 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health

Director / Head: 
  Professor Xin Yu
 




Institution:
  Department of Public Mental Health
  Peking University Institute of Mental Health
Address:
  51 Hua Yuan Bei Lu, Haidian
  100191
  P.R.China
Town:
  Beijing
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  +86-10-82802834
Fax:
  +86-10-82082073
Web Site:
  http://www.pkuh6.cn/
Date of Designation:
  08/Apr/2013
Last Redesignation:
  08/Apr/2017
Expiry:
  08/Apr/2021
Terms of Reference:
  1. To support WHO’s work on community-based dementia management and care. 
  2. To contribute to WHO’s work on hospital-community integrated mental health services system and share the service model to other low-resources countries and evaluate its feasibility in various cultural and social contexts. 
  3. To contribute to the WHO information and evidence on common mental disorders. 
  4. To provide support to WHO on post disaster psychological crisis intervention and strengthening capacity building for psychosocial support.  
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Subjects:
  1. Mental health & neurosciences 
  2. Health systems research & development 
  3. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
Types of activity:
  1. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres) 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.1 - Advocacy and support provided to increase political, financial and technical commitment in Member States in order to tackle chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and behavioural disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  Ower: 3.2 - Guidance and support provided to Member States for the development and implementation of policies, strategies and regulations in respect of chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  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:
  VANDENDYCK Martin
Phone:
 

Technical Counterpart:
  SAXENA Shekhar
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3625
Email:
  saxenas@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork