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ITA-34 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Epidemiology and Community Dentistry

Director / Head: 
  Prof Laura Strohmenger
 




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
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  01/Dec/1983
Last Redesignation:
  07/Jul/2010
Expiry:
  07/Jul/2014
Terms of Reference:
  1. Oral health systems research, health promotion & integrated oral disease prevention in high-income and disadvantaged countries and communities 
  2. Epidemiological investigation on children for planning of oral preventive programmes 
  3. Oral disease prevention programmes and evidence for oral health care 
  4. 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. Evaluation  
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:
  TANG Kwok-Cho
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13299
Email:
  tangkc@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