Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health
Director / Head:
Prof. Monique HW Frings-Dresen
Prof. Frank J.H. Van Dijk
Coronel Institute for Occupational & Environmental Health, Academic Medical Center
University of Amsterdam
+ 31 20 566 5385
(31-20) 697 7161
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- Promotion of evidence-based medicine (EBM) for occupational health by a validated on-line electronic lesson via WHO website.
- Modernet as a European network for research and quality improvement of methods for monitoring occupational diseases and tracing new occupational risks.
- Capacity building for Basic Occupational Health Services developing on-line access to high quality educational materials, a basic training course and workshops for BOHS education. Project in collaboration with John Harrison (London) and ICOH Board.
- Occupational health
Types of activity:
- Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.)
WHO organization wide expected result:
8.3 - Technical assistance and support provided to Member States for strengthening national occupational and environmental health risk management systems, functions and services.
KORTUM Evelyn G.
+41 22 79 13531
KIM Rok Ho
+ 49 228 815 0421
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork