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Ref.No. [Initiator]
CHN-112 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Information and Informatics

Director / Head: 
  Dr Qun Meng
  Ms Xu Ling




Institution:
  Center for Health Statistics and Information (CHSI)
  Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China
Address:
  1, Nanlu Xizhimenwai
  100044
  Beijing
Town:
  Beijing
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  86-10-68792048
Fax:
  86-10-68792487
Date of Designation:
  08/Feb/2012
Last Redesignation:
  08/Feb/2012
Expiry:
  08/Feb/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. Collaborate with WHO to strengthen the capacity of national HIS development within China and among Member States through sharing implementation experiences and best practice. 
  2. Provide training and knowledge sharing on information system development and informatics to Member States. 
  3. Contribute to global health informatics partnerships, standards, and architecture. 
  4. Enable data exchange and collaborative development and sharing of tools and services using enabling technologies in the region. 
  5. Provide scientific and experience exchange and learning forums among Member States that foster informatics best practices, principles, and strategies. 
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Subjects:
  1. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
  2. Informatics and Telemedicine 
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Types of activity:
  1. Development and application of appropriate technology 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.4 - Country health-information systems that provide and use high-quality and timely information for health planning and for monitoring progress towards national and major international goals strengthened.
  Ower: 10.7 - Knowledge management and eHealth policies and strategies developed and implemented in order to strengthen health systems.
 
Responsible Officer:
  LANDRY Mark
Phone:
  +63 2 528 9835
Email:
  landrym@who.int

You can also contact:
  1. BARBER Sarah Louise 
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Technical Counterpart:
  KRISHNAMURTHY Ramesha Saligrama
Phone:
  +41 22 79 11405
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork