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Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Consumer Health Informatics

Director / Head: 
  Dr Kevin Clauson
 




Institution:
  College of Pharmacy Center for Consumer Health Informatics Research
  Nova Southeastern University
Address:
  11501 North Military Trail
  33410
  Florida
Town:
  Palm Beach Gardens
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  +1 (800) 541-6682
Fax:
 
Web Site:
  http://www.nova.edu
Date of Designation:
  20/May/2013
Last Redesignation:
  20/May/2013
Expiry:
  20/May/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. Contribute to the development of a consumer health informatics research agenda with WHO. 
  2. At the request of WHO, evaluate the roles of new media and mobile health (mHealth) in the fair and equitable provision of quality health and medicines information. 
  3. Assess and characterize evolving online health-related risks to contribute to the WHO eHealth agenda, based on SO 10.7 and WHA Resolution 58.28. 
  4. At the request of WHO/PAHO, create international postgraduate training opportunities in health informatics. 
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Subjects:
  1. Health information; statistics; measurement & trend assessment 
  2. Informatics and Telemedicine 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Information dissemination 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  4.4.2 - Countries enabled to plan, develop and implement an eHealth strategy
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  DZENOWAGIS Joan Helen
Phone:
  +41 22 79 12504

Technical Counterpart:
  D'AGOSTINO Marcelo Jose
Phone:
  1-202-974-3301
Email:
  dagostim@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork