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Ref.No. [Initiator]
ITA-34 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Epidemiology and Community Dentistry

Director / Head: 
  Prof Laura Strohmenger
  Prof Guglielmo Campus




Institution:
  Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry H.S. Paolo
  University of Milan
Address:
  Via Beldiletto 1/3
  I-20142
 
Town:
  Milan
Country:
  ITALY
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (39-02) 503 19039
Fax:
  (39-02) 503 19040
Date of Designation:
  01/Dec/1983
Last Redesignation:
  07/Jul/2014
Expiry:
  07/Jul/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. To assist WHO ORH providing country examples on translation of evidence for oral health care, health promotion & integrated oral disease prevention  
  2. 2. To assist WHO ORH in providing update epidemiological information on children and adults to be included in the WHO Global Oral Health Data Bank  
  3. 3. To assist WHO ORH in gaining experience from oral disease prevention programmes for people affected by oral cancer 
  4. 4. To assist WHO ORH in offering training programmes for preventive & community dentists, dental hygienists & paediatricians 
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Subjects:
  1. Oral health 
  2. Health promotion & education 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
  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: 6.2 - Guidance and support provided in order to strengthen national systems for surveillance of major risk factors through development and validation of frameworks, tools and operating procedures and their dissemination to Member States where a high or increasing burden of death and disability is attributable to these risk factors.
 
Responsible Officer:
  OGAWA Hiroshi
Phone:
  +41 22 79 11014
Email:
  ogawah@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  MANTINGH Frederiek
Phone:
  +45 45 33 67 72
Email:
  mantinghf@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork