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Ref.No. [Initiator]
TUR-12 [EURO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Center for Health Workforce Development

Director / Head: 
  Prof. Dr. Hakan Altintas
  Prof. Dr. Dilek Aslan




Institution:
  Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine
  Hacettepe University
Address:
  Sihhiye
  06100
 
Town:
  Ankara
Country:
  TURKEY
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +90 312 305 15 90
Fax:
  +90 312 311 00 72
Date of Designation:
  23/Apr/2012
Last Redesignation:
  23/Apr/2012
Expiry:
  23/Apr/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. To contribute to define health workforce profiles using a competency-based education approach and to develop tools for health workforce education 
  2. To conduct research on analysis and evaluation of HRH policy development, health professionals education performance and management 
  3. To contribute to the development of innovative approaches to capacity building on HRH policy, planning and management as well as health management 
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Subjects:
  1. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
  2. Health systems research & development 
  3. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
Types of activity:
  1. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  2. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  3. Collection and collation of information 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
  Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
 
Responsible Officer:
  PERFILIEVA Galina
Phone:
  +45 45 33 68 09

Technical Counterpart:
  KAWAR Rania K.T.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14603
Email:
  kawarr@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork