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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
  Xu Ling




Institution:
  Center for Health Statistics and Information (CHSI)
  National Health and Family Planning Commission 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/2016
Expiry:
  08/Feb/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. Collaborate with WHO to strengthen the capacity among member states through sharing implementation experiences and best practices 
  2. Provide training and knowledge sharing on information system development and informatics to member states 
  3. Contribute to global health informatics partnerships, health data and health information technology standards, and health information 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 national HIS development, M&E on health system performance, UHC and SDGs, and 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:
  4.4.1 - Comprehensive monitoring of the global, regional and country health situation, trends and determinants, using global standards, and leadership in the new data generation and analyses of health priorities
  4.4.2 - Countries enabled to plan, develop and implement an eHealth strategy
 
Responsible Officer:
  GAO Jun
Phone:
  +63 2 5289835
Email:
  gaoj@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  KRISHNAMURTHY Ramesha Saligrama
Phone:
  +41 22 791 1405
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork