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Ref.No. [Initiator]
ITA-38 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation

Director / Head: 
  Professor Corrado Barbui
 




Institution:
  Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Department of Medicine and Public Health
  University of Verona
Address:
  Policlinico G.B. Piazzale L.A. Scuro
  I-37134
 
Town:
  Verona
Country:
  ITALY
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +39 045 812 6418
Fax:
  +39 045 8027498
Date of Designation:
  01/Feb/1987
Last Redesignation:
  18/Nov/2013
Expiry:
  18/Nov/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. Participation in collaborative projects under the Organization’s leadership, including systematic reviews and meta-analyses, implementation studies and analyses of existing WHO databases. 
  2. Planning, organising and conducting, jointly with WHO, training activities such as courses and seminars and information exchange. 
  3. Collecting, collating and disseminating, on behalf of WHO, scientific information on selected topics, as well as providing expert comments and advice on various draft documents circulated by WHO. 
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Subjects:
  1. Mental health & neurosciences 
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Types of activity:
  1. Evaluation  
  2. Information dissemination 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.4 - Improved evidence compiled by WHO on the cost-effectiveness of interventions to tackle chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological and substance-use disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  Ower: 3.5 - Guidance and support provided to Member States for the preparation and implementation of multisectoral, population-wide programmes to promote mental health and to prevent mental and behavioural disorders, violence and injuries, together with hearing and 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.
Responsible Officer:
  SAXENA Shekhar
Phone:
  13625/14388
Email:
  saxenas@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  SHEVKUN Elena
Phone:
  +45 45 33 68 46
Email:
  shevkune@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork