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SIN-18 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health

Director / Head: 
  Prof Sin Eng CHIA
  Dr David Koh




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/2010
Expiry:
  22/Jun/2014
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:
  Ower: 8.3 - Technical assistance and support provided to Member States for strengthening national occupational and environmental health risk management systems, functions and services.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  KORTUM Evelyn G.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13531
Email:
  kortume@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  HASSAN Mohd Nasir
Phone:
  +63 2 5289886
Email:
  hassanm@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork