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SWE-25 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research in Human Reproduction

Director / Head: 
  Professor Kristina GEMZELL-DANIELSSON
 




Institution:
  Department of Woman and Child Health, Division for Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  Karolinska Hospital
Address:
  C1:05
  S-17176
 
Town:
  Stockholm
Country:
  SWEDEN
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (46-8) 517 721 28
Fax:
  (46-8) 517 743 14
Date of Designation:
  01/Jan/1970
Last Redesignation:
  01/Sep/2012
Expiry:
  01/Sep/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. To further develop induced abortion with respect to efficacy, safety, and acceptability 
  2. To further study new regimens and formulations of misoprostol in obstetrics and gynecology 
  3. To work with WHO in the prevention of unsafe abortion and reduction of maternal mortality and morbidity 
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Subjects:
  1. Reproductive health (excluding HIV/AIDS) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Development and application of appropriate technology 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 4.2 - National research capacity strengthened as necessary and new evidence, products, technologies, interventions and delivery approaches of global and/or national relevance available to improve maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, to promote active and healthy ageing, and to improve sexual and reproductive health.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  SAY Lale
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14816
Email:
  sayl@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  LAZDANE Gunta
Phone:
  +45 45 33 67 60
Email:
  lazdaneg@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork