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USA-206 [AMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Leadership

Director / Head: 
  Dean Afaf I. MELEIS
  Marjorie Muecke




Institution:
  School of Nursing
  University of Pennsylvania
Address:
  418 Curie Boulevard
  19104-4217
  PA
Town:
  Philadelphia
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (1-215) 573-3050
Fax:
  (1-215) 573 8857
Date of Designation:
  02/Feb/1988
Last Redesignation:
  14/Jul/2014
Expiry:
  14/Jul/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. Collaborate with AMRO/WHO to help reduce maternal mortality in Haiti, with potential replication in Bolivia 
  2. Collaborate with AMRO/WHO to develop leadership in nursing education 
  3. Collaborate with AMRO//WHO to develop leadership in nursing research 
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
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Types of activity:
  1. Information dissemination 
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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:
  CASSIANI Silvia
Phone:
 
Email:
  cassianis@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  NKOWANE Annette Mwansa
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14314
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork