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Ref.No. [Initiator]
SIN-18 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health

Director / Head: 
  Assoc Prof Norbert Wagner
  Assoc Prof Sin Eng Chia




Institution:
  Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health
  National University of Singapore
Address:
  16 Medical Drive
  117597
 
Town:
  Singapore
Country:
  SINGAPORE
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (65) 6516 4989
Fax:
  (65) 6779 1489
Web Site:
  http://www.nus.edu.sg
Date of Designation:
  14/Oct/1992
Last Redesignation:
  22/Jun/2014
Expiry:
  22/Jun/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. To organize training programme in occupational health in collaboration with WHO. 
  2. To assist WHO, upon request, in the development of educational materials in appropriate fields of occupational health. 
  3. To develop & run regional quality control reference schemes for heavy metals & organic solvents. 
  4. To collaborate with WHO in the programme implementation in the Region. 
  5. To participate in the activities of the network of WHO collaborating centres in occupational health. 
  6. To participate in the implementation of the WHO Global Plan of Action for occupational health for all. 
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Subjects:
  1. Occupational health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  3.5.1 - Country capacity enhanced to assess health risks and to develop and implement policies, strategies or regulations for the prevention, mitigation and management of the health impacts of environmental and occupational risks
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  KIM Rok Ho
Phone:
  679 3234141
Email:
  kimr@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  IVANOV Ivan Dimov
Phone:
  +41 22 791 5532
Email:
  IvanovI@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork