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Ref.No. [Initiator]
TAN-9 [Headquarters]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Center for Training, Education and Emergency and Essential Surgical Care

Director / Head: 
  Doctor Angelo Nyamtema
 




Institution:
  Departments for Surgery, Internal Medicine, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Chronic Diseases and Intensive Care.
  St. Francis Hospital Ifakara
Address:
  PO BOX 73
  73
  Kilombero Disrtrict
Town:
  Ifakara
Country:
  UNITED REP. TANZANIA
Region:
  AFRO
Phone:
  +255232625005
Fax:
  +255232625389
Date of Designation:
  19/Jul/2009
Last Redesignation:
  19/Jul/2009
Date of Discontinuation:
  17/Jul/2013
Terms of Reference:
  1. To promote and strengthen the existing efforts for care of the patients needing Emergency and Surgical Care 
  2. Support of ongoing joint programs that focus on other surgical care 
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Subjects:
  1. Health Technology (including laboratory services; but excluding blood safety) 
  2. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
  3. Injuries; violence & accident prevention 
Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres) 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 11.1 - Formulation and monitoring of comprehensive national policies on access, quality and use of essential medical products and technologies advocated and supported.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  CHERIAN Meena Nathan
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14011
Email:
  cherianm@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  NDIHOKUBWAYO Jean-Bosco
Phone:
  +226 5030 6565
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork