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RUS-98 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research & Training on Radiation Epidemiology

Director / Head: 
  Professor Victor Ivanov
  Prof Victor IVANOV




Institution:
  Radiation-Epidemiological Section- National Register, Medical Radiological Research Center (MRRC)
  Ministry of Health and Social Development
Address:
  Korolev Street 4 - 249036
  249036
  kaluga
Town:
  Obninsk
Country:
  RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (7-495) 956 1439
Fax:
  (7-495) 956 1440
Date of Designation:
  19/Apr/1995
Last Redesignation:
  25/Feb/2011
Expiry:
  25/Feb/2015
Terms of Reference:
  1. Strengthening preparedness to radiation emergencies and REMPAN network activities 
  2. Radiation biodosimetry and BioDoseNet 
  3. Cooperation in the area of radiation epidemiology 
  4. Improving radiation safety in healthcare. 
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Subjects:
  1. Radiation 
  2. Cancer 
  3. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Information dissemination 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 8.1 - Evidence-based assessments made, and norms and standards formulated and updated on major environmental hazards to health (e.g., poor air quality, chemical substances, electromagnetic fields, radon, poor-quality drinking-water and waste-water reuse)
  Ower: 8.6 - Evidence-based policies, strategies and recommendations developed, and technical support provided to Member States for identifying, preventing and tackling public health problems resulting from climate change.
 
Responsible Officer:
  CARR Zhanat
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13483
Email:
  carrz@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  RACIOPPI Francesca
Phone:
  +45 45 33 68 22
Email:
  racioppif@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork