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Ref.No. [Initiator]
IRA-20 [EMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Educational Development

Director / Head: 
  Dr Shahram Yazdani
 




Institution:
  Educational Centre
  Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences & Health Services
Address:
  Yaman Street, Shaheed Chamran Highway, Evin
  19395
 
Town:
  Teheran
Country:
  IRAN (ISLAMIC REP.)
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  (98-21) 22439919
Fax:
  (98-21) 22439918
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  12/Feb/1995
Last Redesignation:
  12/Oct/2011
Expiry:
  12/Oct/2015
Terms of Reference:
  1. To assist WHO in conducting training courses and workshops in such strategic areas as evidence-based educational planning for community- oriented health professions education. 
  2. To support WHO programs in health management development 
  3. To work with WHO in promoting clinical excellence and videnced-based medicine 
  4. Support WHO programs to strengthen public health education, effective national coordination and quality improvement of education for health professionals 
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Subjects:
  1. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
  2. Health promotion & education 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
WHO Outputs:
  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:
  MAGZOUB Mohi ElDin
Phone:
 
Email:
  magzoubm@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  DAYRIT Manuel Millar
Phone:
  +41 22 79 12428
Email:
  dayritm@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork