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KOR-84 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Cancer Registration, Prevention and Early Detection

Director / Head: 
  Dr Khang Hyun Lee
 




Institution:
 
  National Cancer Center (NCC)
Address:
  111 Jungbalsan-ro, Ilsandong-gu
  410-769
  Gyeunggi-do
Town:
  Goyang
Country:
  REPUBLIC OF KOREA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (82-31) 920 1934
Fax:
  (82-31) 920 1939
Web Site:
  http://www.ncc.re.kr
Date of Designation:
  12/Jul/2005
Last Redesignation:
  13/Jul/2013
Expiry:
  13/Jul/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. In collaboration with WHO for capacity building in cancer registration and statistics  
  2. In collaboration with WHO for strengthening cancer prevention and early detection 
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Subjects:
  1. Cancer 
  2. Noncommunicable diseases other than those specifically mentioned 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
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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.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  VARGHESE Cherian V.
Phone:
  +63 2 5289866
Email:
  varghesec@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  ULLRICH Andreas W.H.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 11292
Email:
  ullricha@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork