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THA-57 [SEARO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Center for Research and Training on Viral Zoonoses

Director / Head: 
  Professor Thiravat Hemachudha
  Dr Supaporn Wacharapluesadee




Institution:
  Department of Medicine, Neurovirology Division, Faculty of Medicine
  Chulalongkorn University
Address:
  Rama IV Road
  10330
 
Town:
  Bangkok
Country:
  THAILAND
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  +662-2564000 ext. 3561, 3562
Fax:
  +662-652-3122
Web Site:
  http://www.cueid.org/
Date of Designation:
  27/Oct/2008
Last Redesignation:
  27/Oct/2016
Expiry:
  27/Oct/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. To provide technical expertise to Member countries in referral services for supporting investigation of viral zoonoses on request of WHO. 
  2. To conduct national and international training/workshop on viral zoonoses in collaboration with WHO and international partners including networking. 
  3. To contribute in generating evidence-based information by participating in research projects on viral zoonoses in partnership with WHO and international agencies. 
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Subjects:
  1. Zoonoses 
  2. Viral diseases other than those specifically mentioned 
  3. Health Technology (including laboratory services; but excluding blood safety) 
Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Information dissemination 
WHO Outputs:
  1.4.2 - Implementation and monitoring of neglected tropical disease control interventions facilitated by evidence-based technical guidelines and technical support
  1.4.3 - New knowledge, solutions and implementation strategies that respond to the health needs of disease-endemic countries developed through strengthened research and training
  5.2.2 - Standing capacity to provide expert guidance and lead global networks and systems to anticipate, prevent and control epidemic and pandemic diseases
Responsible Officer:
  GONGAL Gyanendra
Phone:
  +911123370804
Email:
  gongalg@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  ABELA-RIDDER Bernadette
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2072
Email:
  abelab@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork