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Ref.No. [Initiator]
JPN-56 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Diabetes Treatment and Education

Director / Head: 
  Dr Shigeo Kono
 




Institution:
  Diabetes Center
  Kyoto Medical Center, National Hospital Organization
Address:
  1-1 Fukakusa, Mukaihata-cho, Fushimi-ku
  612-8555
  Kyoto
Town:
  Kyoto
Country:
  JAPAN
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (81-75) 641 9161 ext. 6115
Fax:
  (81-75) 645 4339
Date of Designation:
  09/Nov/1988
Last Redesignation:
  09/Dec/2012
Expiry:
  09/Dec/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with WHO in the development of “diabetes prevention and control program” and its implementation in Asia- Pacific countries, and in promoting the plan of action for the Western Pacific Declaration on Diabetes (WPDD) 
  2. To assist WHO in the organization of international and regional conferences to develop capacity and skills for prevention and management of diabetic foot 
  3. To assist WHO in training doctors and nurses in the Western Pacific Region for improving the skills of management of diabetes 
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Subjects:
  1. Diabetes 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Research 
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WHO Outputs:
  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: 3.3 - 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:
  ROGLIC Gojka
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14306
Email:
  roglicg@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  VARGHESE Cherian V.
Phone:
  +63 2 5289866
Email:
  varghesec@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork