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PHL-11 [WPRO]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Cardiovascular Diseases

Director / Head: 
  Dr Manuel Chua Chiaco
  Dr Raul Jara




Institution:
  Department of Education, Training and Research
  Philippine Heart Center
Address:
  East Avenue, Diliman
  1100
  Metro Manila
Town:
  Quezon City
Country:
  PHILIPPINES
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (63 2) 9252401 ext. 3200
Fax:
  (63 2) 9220551
Web Site:
  www.phc.gov.ph
Date of Designation:
  01/Jul/1981
Last Redesignation:
  21/Aug/2009
Date of Discontinuation:
  12/Sep/2013
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. To conduct capacity building programmes for diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease through standardized approaches 
  2. 2. To maintain and strengthen cardiovascular disease registries and to disseminate the information generated from the registries 
  3. 3. To carry out researches in the areas of cardiovascular diseases with special reference to cost effective diagnosis, management and surgical procedures. 
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Subjects:
  1. Cardiovascular diseases 
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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: 3.3 - 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:
  VARGHESE Cherian V.
Phone:
 
Email:
  varghesec@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  MENDIS Shanthi P.B.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13441
Email:
  mendiss@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork