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Ref.No. [Initiator]
SIN-28 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Bioethics

Director / Head: 
  Professor Roy Joseph
  Assistant Professor Calvin Ho




Institution:
  Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  National University of Singapore
Address:
  Clinical Research Centre, Block MD 11, #02-03, 10 Medical Drive
  117597
 
Town:
  Singapore
Country:
  SINGAPORE
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (+65) 6516 7201
Fax:
  (+65) 6778 9527
Web Site:
  http://cbme.nus.edu.sg
Date of Designation:
  12/Mar/2014
Last Redesignation:
  12/Mar/2018
Expiry:
  12/Mar/2022
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with WHO in training and capacity building activities in bioethics, particularly in East and South Asia. 
  2. When requested by WHO, prepare and review relevant documents, including guidance on emerging issues in bioethics as set by WHO priorities 
  3. To collaborate in WHO research projects in the field of bioethical and public health ethics in the agreed areas 
  4. To contribute to networking with other collaborating centres, institutional partners, and experts. 
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Subjects:
  1. Ethics 
  2. Health legislation and human rights 
  3. Health equity 
Types of activity:
  1. Providing technical advise to WHO 
  2. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 7.4 - Ethics- and human rights-based approaches to health promoted within WHO and at national and global levels.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  REIS Andreas Alois
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3932
Email:
  reisa@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  GAO Jun
Phone:
  +63 2 5289835
Email:
  gaoj@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork