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CHN-52 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Child Health

Director / Head: 
  Dr Yaohua Dai
 




Institution:
 
  Capital Institute of Paediatrics
Address:
  No. 2 Ya Bao Road
  100020
 
Town:
  Beijing
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (86-10) 8563 6169
Fax:
  (86-10) 8562 2025
Date of Designation:
  18/Jan/1988
Last Redesignation:
  31/Mar/2016
Expiry:
  31/Mar/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. To develop an assessment framework and conduct an 8 country review of child health programs including policy, program and implementation of: a. provision of routine primary care services for children. b. Identification and management of sick children including at the primary health care and hospital levels.  
  2. To develop a background technical paper on experiences in expanding current routing primary care services to meet the needs for early childhood development including service delivery model and standards. 
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Subjects:
  1. Child & maternal health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Evaluation  
  2. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  3. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
WHO Outputs:
  3.1.2 - Countries enabled to implement and monitor integrated strategic plans for newborn and child health, with a focus on expanding access to high-quality interventions to improve early childhood development and end preventable newborn and child deaths from pneumonia, diarrhoea and other conditions
  3.1.4 - Research undertaken and evidence generated and synthesized for designing key interventions in maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, and other conditions and issues linked to it
 
Responsible Officer:
  SOBEL Howard L.
Phone:
  +63 2 5289868
Email:
  sobelh@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  BAHL Rajiv
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3766
Email:
  bahlr@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork