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Ref.No. [Initiator]
USA-330 [AMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre in Ethics and Global Health Policy

Director / Head: 
  Prof. Kenneth W. Goodman
 




Institution:
  Ethics Programs
  University of Miami
Address:
  1400 NW 10th Ave.Suite 916 (M-825)
  33136
  Florida
Town:
  Miami
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (305) 243 5723
Fax:
  (305) 243 6416
Web Site:
  www.miami.edu/ethics
Date of Designation:
  25/Mar/2008
Last Redesignation:
  26/Mar/2012
Expiry:
  26/Mar/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with WHO/PAHO in the sponsorship, organization and/or delivery of conferences, workshops and special programs on issues and challenges at the intersection of ethics and global health care and policy. 
  2. To collaborate with WHO/PAHO in the identification and development of curricula and other resources in research ethics, ethics and epidemiology, public health and other topics as needed. 
  3. To collaborate with WHO/PAHO in the advancement of international understanding of ethical and policy issues arising from research, development and use of information and communication technologies. 
  4. To contribute to WHO/PAHO's efforts in capacity building in ethics and public health, and to develop networking with other collaborating centers, institutional partners, and experts 
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Subjects:
  1. Ethics 
  2. Health legislation and human rights 
  3. Research policy & development 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Research 
  3. Information dissemination 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 7.4 - Ethics- and human rights-based approaches to health promoted within WHO and at national and global levels.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  SAENZ Carla
Phone:
 
Email:
  saenzcar@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  REIS Andreas Alois
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13932
Email:
  reisa@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork