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Ref.No. [Initiator]
IND-87 [SEARO]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Development

Director / Head: 
  Dr Sandhya Ghai
 




Institution:
  National Institute of Nursing, College of Nursing
  Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)
Address:
  Sector 12
  160012
  U.T
Town:
  Chandigarh
Country:
  INDIA
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  (91-172) 275 5256
Fax:
  (91-172) 744 401 / 745 078
Date of Designation:
  25/Jun/2003
Last Redesignation:
  28/Sep/2011
Date of Discontinuation:
  11/Jan/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. To promote nursing and midwifery research development 
  2. To build capacity of nursing and midwifery teachers, clinicians and managers. 
  3. To promote and support the development and implementation of innovations in nursing and midwifery education and service. 
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Research 
  3. Collection and collation of information 
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