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THA-16 [SEARO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health

Director / Head: 
  Dr Nalinee Sripaung
  Dr Somkiat Siriruttanapruk




Institution:
  Bureau of Occupational and Environmental Diseases, Department of Disease Control
  Ministry of Public Health
Address:
  88/22 Tiwanond Road
  11000
 
Town:
  Nonthaburi
Country:
  THAILAND
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  (66-2) 591 8173
Fax:
  (66-2) 590 4388, (66-2)590 4380
Date of Designation:
  01/Dec/1972
Last Redesignation:
  15/Jun/2017
Expiry:
  15/Jun/2021
Terms of Reference:
  1. To promote the implementation of WHO global plan of action on worker’s health by developing and implementing occupational health initiatives and partnerships 
  2. To collaborate with WHO to provide guidance to countries for the implementation of occupational health programmes including provision of basic occupational health services, the elimination of asbestos-related diseases and the elimination of silicosis  
  3. To contribute to the WHO Chemical Risk Assessment Network, including strengthening surveillance and biomonitoring capacity 
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Subjects:
  1. Occupational health 
  2. Chemical safety 
  3. Environmental health and hazards other than those specifically mentioned 
Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Research 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 8.3 - Technical assistance and support provided to Member States for strengthening national occupational and environmental health risk management systems, functions and services.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  ONYON Lesley Jayne
Phone:
  +911123309450
Email:
  onyonl@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  IVANOV Ivan Dimov
Phone:
  +41 22 791 5532
Email:
  IvanovI@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork