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TUN-10 [EMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Transfusion Medicine

Director / Head: 
  Dr Hmeda Slam
 




Institution:
 
  National Blood Transfusion Centre of Tunis, Ministry of Health
Address:
  13 Rue Djebel Lakhdhar
  1006
  Bab Saadoun, TUNIS
Town:
  Tunis
Country:
  TUNISIA
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  (216-1) 568 903
Fax:
  (216-1) 562 957
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  02/Oct/1995
Last Redesignation:
  07/May/2012
Expiry:
  07/May/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. Support WHO by consultios for needy countries in arabic, french or english speaking member states, both from EMRO and AFRO 
  2. 2. Host any workshops and/or meeting related to blood transfusion safety for both EMRO, AFRO, and HQ levels 
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Subjects:
  1. Blood Transfusion Safety and Blood Products 
  2. Patient safety 
  3. Biological 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Organization of events (e.g. conferences; summits) 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 11.2 - International norms, standards and guidelines for the quality, safety, efficacy and cost effective use of medical products and technologies developed and their national and/or regional implementation advocated and supported.
  Ower: 11.1 - Formulation and monitoring of comprehensive national policies on access, quality and use of essential medical products and technologies advocated and supported.
  Ower: 11.2 - International norms, standards and guidelines for the quality, safety, efficacy and cost effective use of medical products and technologies developed and their national and/or regional implementation advocated and supported.
Responsible Officer:
  ASGHAR Humayun
Phone:
 
Email:
  humayuna@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  YU Junping
Phone:
  +41 22 79 12607
Email:
  yuj@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork