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Ref.No. [Initiator]
THA-35 [SEARO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Development

Director / Head: 
  Dr Renu Pookboonmee
 




Institution:
  Ramathibodi School of Nursing
  Mahidol University
Address:
  270 Rama VI Road
  10400
 
Town:
  Bangkok
Country:
  THAILAND
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  (66-2) 2011277
Fax:
  (66-2) 2012858
Date of Designation:
  25/Sep/1996
Last Redesignation:
  03/Jul/2014
Expiry:
  03/Jul/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. To serve as a resource center for training of nurses and midwives on advanced nursing/midwifery or functional specialties in education and administration  
  2. To serve as a resource center for research development and innovations in nursing and midwifery with the focus on prevention and management of chronic conditions including acute exacerbation period  
  3. To strengthen quality of nursing service in support of health systems strengthening 
  4. To promote and support partnership and collaboration among nursing and midwifery institutions/organizations at the national, regional and international levels 
  5. To scale up and strengthen faculty members/ teachers in nursing and midwifery educational institutions 
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  3. Information dissemination 
WHO Outputs:
  4.2.1 - Policy options, tools and technical support to countries for equitable people-centred integrated service delivery and strengthening of public health approaches
  4.2.2 - Countries enabled to plan and implement strategies that are in line with WHO’s global strategy on human resources for health and the WHO Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel
 
Responsible Officer:
  MEHTA Rajesh
Phone:
  +911123061922
Email:
  mehtara@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  COMETTO Giorgio
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2795
Email:
  comettog@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork