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Ref.No. [Initiator]
CHN-50 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Rehabilitation

Director / Head: 
  Doctor Dong-Feng Huang
  Lo Wai Leung Ambrose




Institution:
  Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
  Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences
Address:
  58 Zhongshan 2nd Road
  510080
  Guangdong
Town:
  Guangzhou
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (86-20) 87332200 Exc 8532
Fax:
  (86-20) 8775 0632
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  14/Jul/1987
Last Redesignation:
  23/Apr/2018
Expiry:
  23/Apr/2022
Terms of Reference:
  1. TOR 1: To contribute to the strengthening of rehabilitation services in-line with Rehabilitation 2030: A Call for Action.  
  2. To work with WHO to improve access to quality and appropriate assistive technology. 
  3. To contribute to the evidence base on disability and on rehabilitation in-line with the WHO Global Disability Action Plan.  
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Subjects:
  1. Disabilities and rehabilitation (excluding accident prevention) 
  2. Health legislation and human rights 
  3. Health Technology (including laboratory services; but excluding blood safety) 
Types of activity:
  1. Development and application of appropriate technology 
  2. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  3. Information dissemination 
WHO Outputs:
  2.4.1 - Implementation of the WHO global disability action plan 2014–2021: better health for all people with disability, in accordance with national priorities
  Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
 
Responsible Officer:
  BARRETT Darryl Wade
Phone:
 
Email:
  dbarrett@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  CIEZA MORENO Maria Alarcos
Phone:
  +41 22 791 1998
Email:
  ciezaa@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork