Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Traditional Medicine
Director / Head:
Professor Xiao-bo Sun
Institute of Medicinal Plant Development (IMPLAD), Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS)
151 Ma Lian Wa North Road, Haidian District
(86-10) 5783 3023
(86-10) 5783 3018
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- In cooperation with WHO develop training program on quality assurance of herbal medicines and conduct trainings on quality assurance of herbal medicines.
- To promote regional communication and information exchange in the field of herbal medicine regulation in WPR.
- Provide technical support and advice to WHO and participate in the activities entrusted to it under the traditional medicine programme.
- Traditional medicine
Types of activity:
- Training and education
WHO organization wide expected result:
10.1 - Management and organization of integrated, population-based health-service delivery through public and nonpublic providers and networks improved, reflecting the primary health care strategy, scaling up coverage, equity, quality and safety of personal and population-based health services, and enhancing health outcomes.
10.2 - National capacities for governance and leadership improved through evidence-based policy dialogue, institutional capacity-building for policy analysis and development, strategy-based health system performance assessment, greater transparency and accountability for performance, and more effective intersectoral collaboration.
+63 2 5289844
+41 22 79 13698
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork