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USA-303 [AMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre in Gerontological Nursing Education

Director / Head: 
  Dr. Madeline Naegle
 




Institution:
  College of Nursing
  New York University
Address:
  433 First Avenue
  10010-4067
  New York
Town:
  New York
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (1-212) 998 5321
Fax:
  (1-212) 995 4679
Date of Designation:
  23/Oct/2003
Last Redesignation:
  15/Feb/2016
Expiry:
  15/Feb/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. Collaborate with PAHO/WHO to complete a Resource Guide of Competencies in Healthy Aging and Care of Older Adults. 
  2. Assist PAHO/WHO to increase the capacity of nurses and health care providers to implement evidence-based competencies in the promotion of healthy aging and care of older adults. 
  3. Collaborate with PAHO/WHO to promote models of competency-based, inter-professional education on evidence-based practices in healthy aging and care of older adults. 
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Subjects:
  1. Ageing 
  2. Nursing 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
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WHO Outputs:
  3.2.2 - Countries enabled to deliver integrated person-centred services that respond to the needs of older women and men in low-, middle- and high-income settings
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  VEGA GARCIA Enrique
Phone:
  +1 43250
Email:
  vegaenri@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  BEARD John Roland
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3404
Email:
  beardj@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork