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 DeCS Categories

N03 Health Care Economics and Organizations .
N03.540 Organizations .
N03.540.452 Health Planning Organizations .
N03.540.514 International Agencies .
N03.540.514.718 United Nations .
N03.540.514.718.800 World Health Organization .
N03.540.514.718.800.628 Pan American Health Organization .
SH1 Health Sciences, Technology and Innovation Management .
SH1.010 Policies and Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation .
SH1.010.020 International Cooperation .
SH1.010.020.020 International Agencies .
SH1. World Health Organization .
SH1.010.020.030 Regional Agencies .
SH1. Organization of American States .
SH1. Pan American Health Organization .
SH1. Advisory Committee on Health Research .
SH1. PAHO Ethics Review Committee .
SH1.010.020.080 Health Planning Organizations .
SP1 Health Policy, Planning and Management .
SP1.021 Organizations .
SP1.021.132 Health Organizations .
SP1.021.137 International Agencies .
SP1.021.137.168 United Nations .
SP1. World Health Organization .
SP1. Pan American Health Organization .
SP1.021.152 Health Planning Organizations .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Pan American Health Organization .
AMRO 7802 .
PAHO 7802 .
Americas Regional Office of WHO .
WHO Regional Office for the Americas .
WHO regional office for the Americas acting as a coordinating agency for the improvement of health conditions in the hemisphere. The four main functions are: control or eradication of communicable diseases, strengthening of national and local health services, education and training, and research. .
Health Organizations .
Any initiative aimed to provide health care, to implement health programs, to provide contributions to the functioning of specialized services and quality assessment, to protect the patients' or health professionals' rights. .
PAHO Ethics Review Committee .
Pan American Health Organization Ethics Review Committee .
A committee that consists of an interdisciplinary group of PAHO professionals, selected observer entities and a Secretariat housed within the Office of Gender, Diversity and Human Rights (GDR). PAHOERC ensures that research with human subjects in which PAHO is involved is ethical. ( .
Organization of American States .
OAS 11616 .
Panamerican Development Foundation .
PADF 11616 .
The Organization of American States (OAS) brings together the countries of the Western Hemisphere to strengthen cooperation and advance common interests. It is the region's premier forum for multilateral dialogue and concerted action. ( .
World Health Organization .
Organization, World Health .
WHO 11414 .
WHO 11414 .
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples. .
Health Planning Organizations .
Organizations, Health Planning .
Planning Organizations, Health .
Health Planning Organization .
Organization, Health Planning .
Planning Organization, Health .
Centers for Health Planning .
Organizations involved in all aspects of health planning activities. .