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Ref.No. [Initiator]
CHN-89 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Community Health Services

Director / Head: 
  Professor Alex Molasiotis
  Regina Lee




Institution:
  School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
  The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HKPU)
Address:
  Hung Hom, Kowloon
 
 
Town:
  Hong Kong SAR
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  852-27666406
Fax:
  852-23341124
Web Site:
  http://sn.polyu.edu.hk
Date of Designation:
  10/Dec/2007
Last Redesignation:
  13/Dec/2015
Expiry:
  13/Dec/2019
Terms of Reference:
  1. Develop and pilot-testing of minimum standards to promote psychosocial aspects of adolescent health in school setting in collaboration with eight WHO CCs in the WPRO and SERO. Our research outcome will support the regional action plans both for the maternal child and adolescent health, and mental health. 
  2. Improve health outcomes by developing and testing effective psychosocial service delivery model/ program via community-based interventions for people across the life span in Asian countries. Our research outcome will support the regional action plans for the non-communicable diseases, psychosocial problems and mental health illnesses.  
  3. Contribute and influence WHO member states’ policies and programmes in matters relating to health service provision through policy, research programmes and education related to our WHO CC’s activities. 
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
  2. Gender; Women & health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  3. Development and application of appropriate technology 
WHO Outputs:
  3.1.4 - Research undertaken, and evidence generated and synthesized to design key interventions in reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, and other conditions and issues linked to it
  2.2.2 - Mental health promotion, prevention, treatment and recovery services improved through advocacy, better guidance and tools on integrated mental health services
  2.2.2 - Mental health promotion, prevention, treatment and recovery services improved through advocacy, better guidance and tools on integrated mental health services
Responsible Officer:
  SOBEL Howard L.
Phone:
  +63 2 5289868
Email:
  sobelh@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  NKOWANE Annette Mwansa
Phone:
  +41 22 791 4314
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork