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

Director / Head: 
  Dr Sunil Kumar
 




Institution:
  National Institute of Occupational Health
  Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
Address:
  Meghani Nagar
  380016
  Gujarat
Town:
  Ahmedabad
Country:
  INDIA
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  (91-79) 2268 6351 / 2268 6352 / 2268 6359
Fax:
  (91-79) 2268 6110
Web Site:
  http://www.nioh.org
Date of Designation:
  09/Sep/1981
Last Redesignation:
  07/Jan/2014
Expiry:
  07/Jan/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. To promote the inclusion of essential interventions for worker's health through primary healthcare (Contributes to Global Master Plan Priority 4) 
  2. To generate evidence for implementation and evaluation of national and regional plans of action on worker’s health on non-communicable disease (Contributes to Global Master Plan Priority 1) 
  3. To contribute to the development of tools for the preparation of national profiles for workers health (Contribute to priority4 of Global Master Plan ) 
  4. To collaborate with poison centres in the South-East Asian region to strengthen the operation of poison centres and prevent morbidity and mortality from human exposures to chemicals of high concern. 
  5. To organize and host a regional workshop for the prevention and management of lead poisoning 
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Subjects:
  1. Occupational health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Information dissemination 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 8.3 - Technical assistance and support provided to Member States for strengthening national occupational and environmental health risk management systems, functions and services.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  ONYON Lesley Jayne
Phone:
  +911123309450
Email:
  onyonl@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  IVANOV Ivan Dimov
Phone:
  +41 22 79 15532
Email:
  ivanovi@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork