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Ref.No. [Initiator]
TAN-6 [AFRO]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Dermatology, Leprosy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Director / Head: 
  Dr. Henning Grossmann
 




Institution:
  Regional Dermatology Training Centre (RDTC)
  Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre (KCMC)
Address:
  P.O. Box 3010
 
 
Town:
  Moshi
Country:
  UNITED REP. TANZANIA
Region:
  AFRO
Phone:
  (255-55) 53 699 / 53 700
Fax:
  (255-55) 53 702 / 50 330
Date of Designation:
  20/Nov/1998
Last Redesignation:
  10/Feb/2005
Date of Discontinuation:
  11/May/2009
Terms of Reference:
  1. To improve health in the areas of Dermatology, Leprosy & STDs through promotion of an integrated disease control & preventive approach within the context of Primay Health Care. 
  2. To provide formal & continuing education on Dermatology, Leprosy & STDs to health workers with emphasis on front-line & intermediate level care personal. 
  3. To promote & co-ordinate relevant research in the field of Dermatology, Leprosy & STDs. 
  4. To foster regional cooperation in the development of manpower in Dermatology, Leprosy & STDs amongst African countries & other interested parties. 
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Subjects:
  1. Leprosy 
  2. Sexually transmitted diseases (excluding HIV/AIDS) 
  3. HIV/AIDS 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Research 
  3. Others 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 2.3 - Global guidance and technical support provided on policies and programmes in order to promote equitable access to essential medicines, diagnostic tools and health technologies of assured quality for the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, and their rational use by prescribers and consumers, and, in order to ensure uninterrupted supplies of diagnostics, safe blood and blood products, injections and other essential health technologies and commodities.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  VAZ Rui Miguel
Phone:
 
Email:
  ruivaz@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  FARLEY Timothy M.M.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13310
Email:
  farleyt@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork