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ISR-27 [EURO]
Status
Active
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
  Kobi Peleg




Institution:
  Israel National Center for Trauma and Emergency Medicine Research
  Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research
Address:
  Tel Hashomer
  52621
 
Town:
  Ramat-Gan
Country:
  ISRAEL
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +9726354559
Fax:
  +97235353393
Date of Designation:
  08/Feb/2011
Last Redesignation:
  08/Feb/2015
Expiry:
  08/Feb/2019
Terms of Reference:
  1. Support WHO in Capacity building for trauma system management and mass casualty events with a focus on Trauma Quality Improvement using WHO Quality Improvement Training Course  
  2. Support WHO in the use of surveillance system for national reporting of trauma  
  3. Support WHO in the development of capacities in injury and violence prevention, including national status reports in Road traffic injuries and interpersonal violence- 
  4. Support WHO in building the evidence base for trauma and emergency medicine research 
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Subjects:
  1. Injuries; violence & accident prevention 
  2. Emergency & humanitarian action 
  3. Health systems research & development 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Research 
  3. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 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.
  Ower: 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.
  Ower: 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.
Responsible Officer:
  SETHI Dinesh
Phone:
  +45 45 33 68 42
Email:
  sethid@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  KRUG Etienne G.G.
Phone:
  13535/12881
Email:
  kruge@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork