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Ref.No. [Initiator]
IND-86 [SEARO]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Development

Director / Head: 
  Dr Selva Titus Chacko
 




Institution:
  College of Nursing
  Christian Medical College and Hospital
Address:
  Ida Scudder Road
  632 004
  Tamil Nadu
Town:
  Vellore
Country:
  INDIA
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  091-0416-3077001
Fax:
  (91-416) 2223 362
Date of Designation:
  21/May/2003
Last Redesignation:
  28/Sep/2011
Date of Discontinuation:
  11/Jan/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. Serve as a resource centre for nursing and midwifery research development 
  2. Serve as a resource center for education and training of nursing and midwifery teachers, clinicians and managers 
  3. Promote and support the development and implementation of innovations in nursing and midwifery education and practice. 
  4. Collect and disseminate data and evidences related to advancements in nursing, midwifery practice and education at the national (southern regions of India), regional and international levels. 
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
  Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
 
Responsible Officer:
  SUCHAXAYA Prakin
Phone:
  +911166564800
Email:
  suchaxayap@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