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IND-52 [SEARO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health

Director / Head: 
  Dr Kamlesh Sarkar
 




Institution:
  National Institute of Occupational Health
  Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
Address:
  Meghani Nagar
  380016
  Gujarat
Town:
  Ahmedabad
Country:
  INDIA
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  +91 07922686142 , +91 9432674230
Fax:
  (91-79) 2268 6110
Web Site:
  http://www.nioh.org
Date of Designation:
  09/Sep/1981
Last Redesignation:
  07/Jan/2018
Expiry:
  07/Jan/2022
Terms of Reference:
  1. To promote the inclusion of essential interventions for worker's health through primary healthcare  
  2. To collaborate with poison centres in the South-East Asian region to strengthen their operation and prevent morbidity and mortality from human exposures to chemicals of high concern. 
  3. To build capacity on occupational health and the diagnosis and treatment of priority occupational diseases. 
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Subjects:
  1. Occupational health 
  2. Chemical safety 
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Types of activity:
  1. Information dissemination 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  3.5.1 - Countries enabled to assess health risks and develop and implement policies, strategies or regulations for the prevention, mitigation and management of the health impacts of environmental and occupational risks
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  ONYON Lesley Jayne
Phone:
 
Email:
  onyonl@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  IVANOV Ivan Dimov
Phone:
 
Email:
  IvanovI@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork