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CHN-28 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Neurosciences

Director / Head: 
  Professor Yazhuo Zhang
 




Institution:
 
  Beijing Neurosurgical Institute
Address:
  #6Tiantan Xili Chongwen District
  100050
 
Town:
  Beijing
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (86-10) 67096717
Fax:
  (86-10) 6701 8349
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  06/Dec/1982
Last Redesignation:
  30/Jan/2013
Expiry:
  30/Jan/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. TOR 1: Assisting WHO in enhancing epilepsy management in rural China.  
  2. TOR2: Supporting the WHO/ILAE/IBE Global Campaign Against Epilepsy (GCAE). 
  3. TOR 3: To contribute to public education for prevention and management of stroke in China.  
  4. TOR 4: To contribute to public education for prevention and management of traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury in China.  
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Subjects:
  1. Mental health & neurosciences 
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Types of activity:
  1. Information dissemination 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.3 - Improvements made in Member States’ capacity to collect, analyse, disseminate and use data on the magnitude, causes and consequences of chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  Ower: 3.4 - Improved evidence compiled by WHO on the cost-effectiveness of interventions to tackle chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological and substance-use disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  Ower: 3.5 - Guidance and support provided to Member States for the preparation and implementation of multisectoral, population-wide programmes to promote mental health and to prevent mental and behavioural disorders, violence and injuries, together with hearing and visual impairment, including blindness
Responsible Officer:
  WANG Xiangdong
Phone:
  +63 2 5289858
Email:
  wangx@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  DUA Tarun
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13059
Email:
  duat@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork