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PAK-19 [EMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Center for Emergency Medicine and Trauma Care

Director / Head: 
  Dr Junaid Razzak
  Dr Junaid Razzak




Institution:
  Department of Emergency Medicine, Aga Khan University
  Aga Khan University Karachi Pakistan
Address:
  Stadium Road
  74800
  Sindh
Town:
  Karachi
Country:
  PAKISTAN
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  +92-21-486 4573
Fax:
  92-21-4934294
Date of Designation:
  01/Oct/2010
Last Redesignation:
  01/Oct/2010
Expiry:
  01/Oct/2014
Terms of Reference:
  1. To carry out research in the area of emergency medicine and trauma care. 
  2. To promote emergency medicine and trauma care programs in the EMRO region. 
  3. To collaborate with WHO/EMRO on capacity development for the training of public health professionals on the principles of injury prevention & control. 
  4. To collaborate with WHO/EMRO on capacity development for the training of emergency care providers on the principles of emergency trauma care. 
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Subjects:
  1. Injuries; violence & accident prevention 
  2. Emergency & humanitarian action 
  3. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
Types of activity:
  1. Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres) 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Organization of events (e.g. conferences; summits) 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.2 - Guidance and support provided to Member States for the development and implementation of policies, strategies and regulations in respect of chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
  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
Responsible Officer:
  SAEED Khalid
Phone:
  0020222765368
Email:
  saeedk@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  KRUG Etienne G.G.
Phone:
  13535/13480
Email:
  kruge@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork