Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Child Health
Director / Head:
Dr Yaohua Dai
Capital Institute of Paediatrics
No. 2 Ya Bao Road
(86-10) 8563 6169
(86-10) 8562 2025
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- 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.
- 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.
- Child & maternal health
Types of activity:
- Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.)
- Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level
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
SOBEL Howard L.
+63 2 5289868
+41 22 791 3766
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork