Nutrition

Collaborating Centres

United Kingdom (3 centres)


Collaborating Centre 2

Name of Centre:

WHO Collaborating Center on population approaches for non-communicable disease prevention

Head of Centre:

Dr Mike Rayner
Dr Kremlin Wickramasinghe

Email:

mike.rayner@dph.ox.ac.uk
kremlin.wickramasinghe@dph.ox.ac.uk

Institution and address:

British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Medical Sciences Division
University of Oxford
Old Road Campus, Headington
OX3 7LF
Oxford
United Kingdom

Phone number:

+44 186 528 9240

Fax number:

Region:

EURO

Date of designation:

30 October 2013

Last redesignation:

30 October 2013

Expiry:

30 October 2017

Terms of reference:

  • To work with WHO in capacity building in population level approaches for NCD prevention.
  • To contribute to WHO's work in the development of guidelines/manuals on population level prevention of NCDs.
  • On request of WHO, to provide statistical analysis and systematic reviews related to population level NCD prevention.
  • To contribute to the work related to the development of the World Health Report 2015 / the second Global Status Report on noncommunicable diseases as requested by WHO.

Subjects:

  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Nutrition
  • Physical activity

Types of activity:

  • Training and education
  • Product development (guidelines, manual, methodologies, etc.)
  • Providing technical advise to WHO

Responsible officer:

Dr Temo Waqanivalu


Email:
waqanivalut@who.int

Technical counterpart:

Dr Joao Joaquim Rodrigues da Silva Breda

Email:
rodriguesdasilvabred@who.int

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