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CHN-48 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Tobacco or Health

Director / Head: 
  Prof. Chen WANG
 




Institution:
  Beijing Institute of Respiratory Medicine
  Beijing Chaoyang Hospital
Address:
  8 Gong-Ti-Nan-Lu, Chaoyang District
  100020
 
Town:
  Beijing
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (86-10) 8523 1610
Fax:
  (86-10) 6506 0167
Web Site:
  http://www.bjcyh.com
Date of Designation:
  08/Aug/1986
Last Redesignation:
  28/Jul/2010
Expiry:
  28/Jul/2014
Terms of Reference:
  1. To organize and carry out research in the following areas, by using internationally accepted methodologies: Smoking prevalence surveys among selected population subgroups, either because they are considered vulnerable populations (i.e., women, children, adolescents) or for collecting information as a baseline for assessing interventions to reduce tobacco use. Health effects of exposure to involuntary tobacco smoke. Evaluation of the efficacy of smoking cessation programme on smoking quit rates. 
  2. To conduct educational campaigns on various topics related to tobacco control, especially among medical professionals. 
  3. To collaborate with Ministry of Health and health professionals associations on smoking-related research and anti-smoking educational campaigns. 
  4. To assist WHO in the dissemination of information on tobacco or health activities within China 
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Subjects:
  1. Tobacco 
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Types of activity:
  1. Provision of reference substances and other services 
  2. Research 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 6.1 - Advice and support provided to Member States to build their capacity for health promotion across all relevant programmes, and to establish effective multisectoral and multidisciplinary collaborations for promoting health and preventing or reducing major risk factors.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  FU Dongbo
Phone:
  +41 22 79 15492
Email:
  fud@who.int

You can also contact:
  1. SANDA Luminita 
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Technical Counterpart:
  AUDERA-LOPEZ Maria Carmen
Phone:
  +63 2 5289897
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork