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    • Technical consultation on hospital nutrition practices in South-East Asia 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-179, 2012)‎
      The nutritional status of an individual exerts a major influence on his or her response to treatment ability to avoid infections during recovery, and the overall duration of recuperation. Appropriate nutrition support to patients in hospital settings is increasingly seen as part of a comprehensive and holistic patient management system to ensure good recovery and health outcomes. The Technical Consultation on Hospital Nutrition Practices in South-East Asia, held in New Delhi, India, from 30 November to 1 December 2010, addressed the present status ...
    • Technical consultation to review HIV surveillance in India 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AIDS-182, 2008)‎
      In support of the National AIDS Control Organisation of India, WHO SEARO convened a technical consultation from 23 to 25 April 2008 in New Delhi to review the HIV surveillance system in India. The meeting was attended by 54 national and international experts who critiqued the current system and made recommendations to strengthen various components of the surveillance system. The report summarizes the discussions and recommendations of the technical consultation to review HIV surveillance in India in the following areas: (‎i)‎ surveillance in ...
    • Technical consultation with partners for eliminationof kala-azar in endemic countries of WHO South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-VBC-90, 2006)‎
      The political commitment for the elimination of kala-azar in the three endemic countries in the South-East Asia Region is strong. A memorandum of understanding was signed by the Ministers of Health of Bangladesh, India and Nepal to eliminate kala-azar through intercountry cooperation at an event organized during the World Health Assembly in May 2005. Elimination of kala-azar is a priority for the Region. The Regional Director has constituted a Regional Technical Advisory Group (‎RTAG)‎ on the subject. The first meeting of RTAG was held in 2004 where ...
    • Telemedicine: sharing experiences and a way forward, Report of a regional consultation, Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, 30 July-1 August 2013 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-373, 2014)‎
      In the South-East Asia Region, there are considerable inequalities in access to health services owing to factors such as geographical location, topographical features, disparity between rural and urban areas, and increase in health expenditure. In the face of these challenges, telemedicine provides an effective solution for health-care delivery to the unreached population. Telemedicine has found application in every discipline of medicine and this has been enabled by the advancements in information technology. Business as usual has not succeeded ...
    • Thimphu declaration 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2007)‎
    • Thimphu declaration: autism and neurodevelopmental disorders 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2017)‎
    • Third bi-regional cross-border meeting on measles, rubella, polio and other vaccine-preventable diseases 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA/Immun/118, 2017)‎
    • Third biregional partners meeting on harm reduction among injecting drug users 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2004)‎
    • Third meeting of the South-East Asia regional imunization technical advisory group (‎SEAR ITAG)‎ 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Immun-68, 2012)‎
      The WHO-SEAR Technical Consultative Group (‎TCG)‎ on Polio Eradication and Vaccine-Preventable Diseases was established in 1994. The TCG was an advisory body providing guidance to WHO on immunization matters. In 2008 the terms of reference for the TCG, as well as its membership were revised and it became the South-East Asia Regional Immunization Technical Advisory Group (‎SEAR ITAG)‎. The ITAG consists of experts from various technical areas related to immunization and vaccine development. This publication is the report of the Third Meeting of the ...
    • Third SEAR/WPR bi-regional meeting on control of communicable diseases 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CD-121, 1998)‎
    • The thirteenth meeting of the national tuberculosis programme managers 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-TB-318, 2009)‎
      The Thirteenth Meeting of National TB Programme Managers from the WHO South-East Asia Region was held in Male, Maldives, in December 2008. Participants at the meeting included representatives of national TB programmes, technical agencies and staff from WHO headquarters, the Regional Office for South-East Asia and country offices. The meeting was organized concurrently with the Eighteenth Meeting of the National HIV/AIDS Programme Managers to allow for a day for both programmes to jointly review the progress and challenges and discuss next steps ...
    • Tobacco and trade 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Tobacco-47, 2013)‎
      Over the past 20 years, with the liberalization of international trade, trade in tobacco and tobacco products has rapidly expanded. This has led to a corresponding rise in tobacco consumption across low- and middle-income countries since the 1980s, and poses a major threat to global public health. This phenomenon highlights the inevitable connection between international trade agreements and the tobacco control policies enshrined in the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (‎FCTC)‎. An Expert Intercountry Consultation on Tobacco and Trade ...
    • Tobacco control 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Tobacco-49, 2013)‎
      The Meeting of the National Tobacco Control Programme Managers was held in Thimphu, Bhutan, from 10 to 12 July 2012. It was attended by 24 national tobacco control programme managers and representatives from the ministry of health from all Member States and also 11 representatives from partner organizations and international nongovernmental organizations working in the area of tobacco control. Countries presented on status of tobacco control activities, legislations, regulations, challenges and ways forward. The revised Regional Strategy on Tobacco ...
    • Tobacco or health: actions for the 21st century 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NCD-46, 2002)‎
    • Training in implementation of event management system 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CD-237, 2012)‎
      The Event Management System (‎EMS)‎ is an online WHO application tool designed to provide timely information for event monitoring, iterative risk assessment and to support decisions about response operations during outbreaks and other acute public health events in accordance with the International Health Regulations (‎2005)‎. This tool selectively captures public health events that may constitute public health risk to countries through the international spread of disease or that may require a coordinated international response. EMS is a functional ...
    • Training Manual for Community-Based Physicians on Treatment of Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizures (‎Major Fits)‎ 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA–MENT–132, 2004)‎
    • Training Modules for Teaching of Public Health in Medical Schools in South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-370, 2015-05)‎
      This training module for public health teaching in undergraduate medical schools has been developed in collaboration with the Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand. It is key study material for the World Health Organization (‎WHO)‎ Regional Office for South-East Asia Regional Training Programme on Improving Teaching of Public Health in Undergraduate Medical Schools and is organized into six modules to match the first six modules of the Regional Training Programme. It primarily aims ...