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Global mandate renewed for the Centre for Research and Training in Parasite Epidemiology and Control, headed by Theresa Gyorkos
Dec. 5, 2019
Source: Med E-News. Residing within the McGill Faculty of Medicine’s Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Parasite Epidemiology and Control was established in 2015 under the directorship of Theresa Gyorkos, PhD. The Centre contributes to the development of WHO policy, assists in producing global practice-relevant documents and offers training and technical advice at the request of WHO. It recently had its designation renewed for another four-year term, up to 2023. Read more.
Meeting the global health challenge of worms that cause disease: Theresa Gyorkos has dedicated her career to understanding and reducing the harms caused by parasitic worm infection