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

Director / Head: 
  Dr Hmida Slama
 




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/2016
Expiry:
  07/May/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. To support WHO policies and objectives for the safety and availability of blood and blood products (including plasma and plasma-derived medicinal products) through capacity building and quality improvement  
  2. To support WHO policies and objectives on the use of plasma for fractionation as part of national blood systems  
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Subjects:
  1. Blood Transfusion Safety and Blood Products 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Organization of events (e.g. conferences; summits) 
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WHO Outputs:
  4.3.1 - Countries enabled to develop or update, implement, monitor and evaluate national policies on better access to medicines and other health technologies; and to strengthen their evidence-based selection and rational use
  4.3.3 - Improved quality and safety of medicines and other health technologies through norms, standards and guidelines, strengthening of regulatory systems, and prequalification
  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:
  ABDELLA Yetmgeta Eyayou
Phone:
  +202 227 65395
Email:
  abdellay@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  YU Junping
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2607
Email:
  yuj@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork