UNIVERSITY OF SÃO PAULO AT RIBEIRÃO PRETO COLLEGE OF NURSING
WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research Development
Carla Aparecida Arena Ventura
Maria Helena Palucci Marziale
TERMS OF REFERENCE
Collaborate with PAHO/WHO in strengthening nursing research for the development of nursing human resources and nursing practice in priority areas.
Collaborate with PAHO/WHO in strengthening and expanding dissemination of health information and knowledge with emphasis on nursing and health.
Contribute with PAHO/WHO to strengthen nursing faculty development through research training and updating to improve scientific quality and improve nursing curriculum.
ANNUAL REPORT 2019
PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research Development
The activities of our Collaborating Centre comprise the development of collaborative research in human resources for health and nursing in priority health areas, such as interprofessional education. The Collaborating Centre will also be responsible for a Virtual Course on research methodologies. Providing support for the implementation of a regional agenda for research priorities in Latin America and Caribbean region is an important activity for our Collaborating Centre.
In addition, activities related to capacity building in research and strengthening the dissemination means of research results, especially Latin American Journals, are key strategies, which are being carried out about by this Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research Development.