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USA-222 [Headquarters]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Drug Dependence

Director / Head: 
  Dr. Martin Adler
 




Institution:
  College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD)
  Temple University School of Medicine
Address:
  3420 North Broad Street
  19140-5104
  PA
Town:
  Philadelphia
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (1-215) 707 3242
Fax:
  (1-215) 707 1904
Date of Designation:
  01/Aug/1990
Last Redesignation:
  19/Sep/2006
Date of Discontinuation:
  04/Oct/2010
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with WHO on research, education & training related to substance abuse. 
  2. To provide technical input into WHO documents & publications related to diagnosis & treatment of substance use disorders as well as abuse potential of psychoactive substances. 
  3. To provide data to WHO on specific psychoactive substances with regard to their dependence liability & abuse potential. 
  4. To support WHO in its evaluation of psychoactive substances for international control. 
  5. To advise on methods for assessing the benefit/risk ratio of psychoactive substances. 
  6. To provide information relevant to the above-mentioned subjects to WHO for dissemination 
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Subjects:
  1. Substance abuse (including alcohol & drugs) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Providing technical advise to WHO 
  3. Information dissemination 
WHO Outputs:
 
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  POZNYAK Vladimir B.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14307
Email:
  poznyakv@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  MONTEIRO Maristela
Phone:
  1-202-974-3108
Email:
  monteirm@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork