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USA-377 [AMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Alcohol Epidemiology and Injury

Director / Head: 
  Dr. Cheryl J. Cherpitel
 




Institution:
  Alcohol Research Group (ARG)
  Public Health Institute
Address:
  6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400
  94608
  CA
Town:
  Emeryville
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  1 510-597-3453
Fax:
  1-510-985-6459
Web Site:
  http://www.arg.org/
Date of Designation:
  22/Sep/2011
Last Redesignation:
  22/Sep/2011
Expiry:
  22/Sep/2015
Terms of Reference:
  1. To assist PAHO/WHO in the compilation, analysis and dissemination of data and research information in the field of alcohol and injuries 
  2. In agreement with PAHO/WHO to provide specialized training and technical advice in the field of alcohol and injuries 
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Subjects:
  1. Injuries; violence & accident prevention 
  2. Substance abuse (including alcohol & drugs) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Providing technical advise to WHO 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 6.4 - Evidence-based and ethical policies, strategies, recommendations, standards and guidelines developed, and technical support provided to Member States with a high or increasing burden of disease or death associated with alcohol, drugs and other psychoactive substance use, enabling them to strengthen institutions in order to combat or prevent the public health problems concerned.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  MONTEIRO Maristela
Phone:
  1-202-974-3108
Email:
  monteirm@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  POZNYAK Vladimir B.
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14307
Email:
  poznyakv@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork