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USA-167 [Headquarters]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Applied Biosafety Programmes and Research

Director / Head: 
  Dr Deborah E. WILSON
  Dr Robert J. OSTROWSKI




Institution:
  Division of Safety, Office of Research Services
  National Institutes of Health
Address:
  31 Center Drive, MSC 2260, MD 20892-2260
 
 
Town:
  Bethesda
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (1-301) 496 2960
Fax:
  (1-301) 402 0313
Date of Designation:
  01/Nov/1981
Last Redesignation:
  27/Feb/2003
Date of Discontinuation:
  12/Jun/2008
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. To coordinate collaborative studies in biosafety. 2. To develop biosafety procedures, methods & equipment. 3. To develop medical surveillance methodology. 4. To develop international standards for biosafety equipment. 5. To collect & disseminate biosafety information. 6. To assist institutions in the establishment of a functional biosafety program. 
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Responsible Officer:
  Kay, Dr B.
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Technical Counterpart:
  Di Fabio, Dr J.L.
Phone:
 
Email:
  difabioj@paho.org
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork