Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Traditional Medicine
Director / Head:
Professor Seok-hee CHUNG
East-West Medical Research Institute
Kyung Hee University
Kyung Hee University Medical Center, 23, Kyungheedae-ro, Dongdaemun-gu
REPUBLIC OF KOREA
(82-2) 958 9080
(82-2) 958 9083
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- To contribute to WHO’s work in the construction of evidence based medicine(EBM) using Traditional Medicine on stroke, pain disorders, drug interaction between herbal medicine and bio-medicine
- To participate in government policies on Traditional Medicine.
- To assist and support WHO projects including the International Classification of Traditional Medicine
- To provide special training courses on Traditional Korean Medicine
- Traditional medicine
Types of activity:
Ower: 10.1 - Management and organization of integrated, population-based health-service delivery through public and nonpublic providers and networks improved, reflecting the primary health care strategy, scaling up coverage, equity, quality and safety of personal and population-based health services, and enhancing health outcomes.
Ower: 10.2 - National capacities for governance and leadership improved through evidence-based policy dialogue, institutional capacity-building for policy analysis and development, strategy-based health system performance assessment, greater transparency and accountability for performance, and more effective intersectoral collaboration.
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Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
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