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Ref.No. [Initiator]
IRA-38 [EMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV surveillance

Director / Head: 
  Dr Ali-Akbar Haghdoost
 




Institution:
  Regional Knowledge Hub for HIV Surveillance
  Kerman University of Medical Sciences
Address:
  Jomhuri-eslami Blvd, Near to Technical College, Vice Chancellor for Research, Kerman University of Medical Sciences
  7618868368
  Kerman
Town:
  Kerman
Country:
  IRAN (ISLAMIC REP.)
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  +98-(0)-341-2120547
Fax:
  +98(0)3412120547
Web Site:
  http://www.hivhub.ir/
Date of Designation:
  10/May/2013
Last Redesignation:
  10/May/2013
Expiry:
  10/May/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. Contribute to human resource capacity building for HIV and STI surveillance through development of training materials and conduct of training courses. 
  2. Technical assistance to the implementation of WHO recommended policies and scientific methodologies in HIV and STI surveillance 
  3. Active participation in epidemiological research on HIV and STI at national and regional levels 
  4. Dissemination of up-to-date information on methodological developments and on lessons learnt with the implementation of HIV and STI surveillance 
  5. Development of collaborative networks with national and international institutions in order to foster mutual support and exchange of knowledge and strengthen research and teaching capacities at national and regional levels. 
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Subjects:
  1. HIV/AIDS 
  2. Sexually transmitted diseases (excluding HIV/AIDS) 
  3. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 2.4 - Global, regional and national systems for surveillance, evaluation and monitoring strengthened and expanded to keep track of progress towards targets and allocation of resources for HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria control and to determine the impact of control efforts and the evolution of drug resistance.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  RIEDNER Gabriele
Phone:
 
Email:
  riednerg@who.int

You can also contact:
  1. HERMEZ Joumana George 
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Technical Counterpart:
  GARCIA CALLEJA Jesus Maria
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14252
Email:
  callejaj@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork