Title of the centre:
WHO Collaboration Centre for Research on Trauma and Emergency Medicine and for Emergency and Disaster Management
Director / Head:
Dr Kobi Peleg
Israel National Center for Trauma and Emergency Medicine Research
Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- Trauma system management including for emergencies.
- Capacity building for emergency trauma services.
- Capacity building for injury surveillance systems and prevention.
- Injuries; violence & accident prevention
- Emergency & humanitarian action
- Health systems research & development
Types of activity:
- Training and education
- Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level
WHO organization wide expected result:
3.1 - Advocacy and support provided to increase political, financial and technical commitment in Member States in order to tackle chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and behavioural disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
3.3 - Improvements made in Member States’ capacity to collect, analyse, disseminate and use data on the magnitude, causes and consequences of chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
3.6 - Guidance and support provided to Member States to improve the ability of their health and social systems to prevent and manage chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and behavioural disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
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Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork