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RUS-97 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Treatment & Rehabilitation of Accident Recovery Workers of Nuclear & Other Disasters

Director / Head: 
  Dr Sergei ALEKSANIN
  Mr Oleg LEVSHUKOV




Institution:
 
  All-Russian Center of Emergency & Radiation Medicine (ARCERM)
Address:
  4/2 Academic Lebedev Str., letter A, premises 1H
  194044
 
Town:
  Saint-Petersburg
Country:
  RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +7 812 702 63 47
Fax:
  +7 812 702 63 63
Date of Designation:
  19/Apr/1995
Last Redesignation:
  06/Aug/2013
Expiry:
  06/Aug/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. Technical support to WHO in radiological and nuclear emergency response. 
  2. 2. Support to WHO activities on strengthening national and regional capacities for response to radiation emergencies. 
  3. 3. Contribution to the WHO BioDoseNet activities. 
  4. 4. Research activities to build the evidence base for medical countermeasures for radiation emergencies. 
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Subjects:
  1. Radiation 
  2. Emergency & humanitarian action 
  3. Environmental health and hazards other than those specifically mentioned 
Types of activity:
  1. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  2. Outbreaks and emergencies 
  3. Information dissemination 
WHO Outputs:
  3.5.1 - Countries enabled to assess health risks and develop and implement policies, strategies or regulations for the prevention, mitigation and management of the health impacts of environmental and occupational risks
  3.5.2 - Norms and standards established and guidelines developed for environmental and occupational health risks and benefits associated with, for example, air and noise pollution, chemicals, waste, water and sanitation, radiation, nanotechnologies and climate change
  5.1.1 - Implementation and monitoring of the International Health Regulations (2005) at country level and training and advice for Member States in further developing and making use of core capacities required under the Regulations
Responsible Officer:
  CARR Zhanat
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3483
Email:
  carrz@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  ZASTENSKAYA Irina
Phone:
  +49 228 8150430
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork