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Network of PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centres in Occupational Health

Map of PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers

The following map displays PAHO/WHO's thirteen collaborating centers in the Americas.


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PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers in Occupational Health:

 

CANADA

1 Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS)

2 Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec (CHUQ)

3 University of Quebec in Montreal

4 Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST)

BRAZIL

1 FUNDACENTRO

2 Social Service of Industry (SESI

CUBA

1 National Institute Of Workers' Health 

CHILE

1 Institute of Public Health

GRENADA

1 Saint George's University 

COSTA RICA

1 National Research Institute on Toxic Substances IRET, National University of Costa Rica

UNITED  STATES

1 University of Maryland

2 University of Texas School of Public Health

 

3 University of Massachusetts

 

4 National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

 

5 University of Illinois at Chicago

 

Global Plan of Action Summary for the Americas:

 

8th Global Collaborating Centres meeting, Geneva, 18-23 October 2009

Vision

PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centres are key institutions with relevant expertise distributed throughout the world representing a valuable resource and an extended and integral arm of WHO's capacity to implement its mandated work.

Mission

The PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers play an instrumental role in the implementation of the Organization’s mandated work by supporting its planned strategic objectives at the regional and global levels; enhancing the scientific validity of its global health work, developing as well as strengthening institutional capacities in countries and regions.



Last Updated on Friday, 29 March 2013 18:35

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