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SYR-3 [EMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre on Leishmaniasis Control

Director / Head: 
  Dr Muhsen Kalaji
 




Institution:
  Vector Born disease dept.
  Leishmaniasis Control center
Address:
  Tajmil Al Forquan
  16394
  Aleppo governorate
Town:
  Aleppo
Country:
  SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  00963 21 2639390
Fax:
  00963 21 2673770
Web Site:
  NA
Date of Designation:
  28/Aug/2011
Last Redesignation:
  28/Aug/2011
Expiry:
  28/Aug/2015
Terms of Reference:
  1. To conduct training on epidemiological surveillance, diagnosis, treatment and control of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in collaboration with WHO 
  2. To contribute to WHO's Regional guidelines on cutaneous leishmaniasis 
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Subjects:
  1. Leishmaniasis 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection; collation and dissemination of information 
  2. Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres) 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 1.3 - Effective coordination and support provided to Member States in order to provide access for all populations to interventions for the prevention, control, elimination and eradication of neglected tropical diseases, including zoonotic diseases.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  BEN-ISMAIL Riadh
Phone:
 
Email:
  ismailr@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  DAGNE Daniel Argaw
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14532
Email:
  daniel@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork