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TUN-12 [EMRO]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Quality Control of Medicines with a Focus on Training, Research & Evaluation of Marketing Applications

Director / Head: 
  Dr KALLEL Mohamed Kallel
 




Institution:
 
  National Laboratory for Drugs Control
Address:
  11 bis rue Jebel Lakhdar Bab Saadoun.
  1006
 
Town:
  Tunis
Country:
  TUNISIA
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  (216-71) 570 117
Fax:
  (216-71) 571 015
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  02/Sep/2003
Last Redesignation:
  01/Sep/2008
Date of Discontinuation:
  05/Mar/2013
Terms of Reference:
  1. Setting of standardization & procedures in Quality Assurance System. By giving opportunities to receive trainees in the antidoping control laboratory which is WADA accredited. 
  2. Exchanges of scientific & technical information between other collaborating centers. This may be developped in analytical chemistry area. 
  3. Interlaboratories collaborative studies regarding the quality control of drug substances (Proficiency Testing Scheme). Like the WHO external quality assurance assessment. 
  4. Research training/Rational research & development. By receiving trainees in chemistry/antidoping area. 
  5. Analysis of samples on the request of WHO (quality control of drug substances & drug products). 
  6. Organizing training courses with the collaboration of WHO. - in drug evaluation, - in vaccine evaluation. 
  7. Host trainees for the evaluation of pharmaceutical files & the analytical control of medicinal, biological and vaccine produtcs. 
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Subjects:
  1. Pharmaceuticals (including essential drugs and medicines) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 11.1 - Formulation and monitoring of comprehensive national policies on access, quality and use of essential medical products and technologies advocated and supported.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  BIN SHAHNA Mohamed Ahmed
Phone:
 
Email:
  binshahnam@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  REGGI Valerio
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13561
Email:
  reggiv@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork