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CHN-58 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre on Schistosomiasis Control in Lake Regions

Director / Head: 
  Professor Zhihong Luo
  Professor Xunya Hou




Institution:
 
  Hunan Institute of Parasitic Diseases
Address:
  436 Jin'e Middle Road
  414000
  Hunan Province
Town:
  Yueyang
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (86-730) 861 5067
Fax:
  (86-730) 862 3018
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  07/May/1990
Last Redesignation:
  15/Feb/2016
Expiry:
  15/Feb/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. To support WHO by developping a Schistosomiasis programme management and Information network system.  
  2. Implement jointly research on schistosomiasis control.  
  3. In collaboration with WHO, to provide technical support to INCAS countries on schistosomiasis morbidity control.  
  4. Assisting WHO in the collection and dissemination of information of research on schistosomiasis.  
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Subjects:
  1. Schistosomiasis 
  2. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
  3. Health systems research & development 
Types of activity:
  1. Development and application of appropriate technology 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 1.3 - Effective coordination and support provided to Member States in order to provide access for all populations to interventions for the prevention, control, elimination and eradication of neglected tropical diseases, including zoonotic diseases.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  GARBA DJIRMAY Amadou
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3367

Technical Counterpart:
  ABEYASINGHE Rabindra Romauld
Phone:
  +63 2 5289725
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork