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Ref.No. [Initiator]
SUD-11 [EMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Education Development for Health Professions

Director / Head: 
  Professor Samir Shaheen
 




Institution:
  Education Development Centre for the Health professions, Faculty of Medicine
  University of Khartoum
Address:
  Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum,PO Box 102 -
  1111
  Khartoum
Town:
  Khartoum
Country:
  SUDAN
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  (249) 1 83 778570 / 249912376929
Fax:
  (249) 83 778570
Date of Designation:
  03/Jan/2007
Last Redesignation:
  04/Jan/2011
Expiry:
  04/Jan/2015
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. Faculty development & training of the trainers in institutions of health professions education at different levels. 
  2. 2. Support of Primary Health programmes by organizing short term courses in collaboration with different programmes according to their identified needs. 
  3. 3. Provide technical support for training institutes of paramedical staff in designing & reform their curricula & instruction & training methods. 
  4. 4. Support & guide training institutions in curriculum development & institutional self-evaluation. 
  5. 5. Promotion of innovative approaches in health professions education with emphasis on evidence based medicine & communication skills. 
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Subjects:
  1. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Information dissemination 
  2. Training and education 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
  Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
 
Responsible Officer:
  MAGZOUB Mohi ElDin
Phone:
 
Email:
  magzoubm@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  CELLETTI Francesca
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14403
Email:
  cellettif@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork