The Fifth Visit to WHO Western Pacific Regional Office

Title: The Fifth Visit to WHO Western Pacific Regional Office
Term: 11 December 2015
Venue: WPRO, United Nations Ave, 1000 Manila, Philippines
Visitors: Dr. Hideomi Watanabe, Dr. Hiromitsu Shinozaki, Dr. Bumsuk Lee

Summary in brief
The fifth visit of Japan Interprofessional Working and Education Network (JIPWEN) was organized in collaboration with the Division of Health System on 11 December 2015. The members of Gunma University WHO Collaborating Centre (the Centre) made a courtesy visit to Dr. Takeshi Kasai, Deputy Regional Director of the Regional Office for the Western Pacific (WPRO) and Dr. Vivian Lin, Director of Division of Health Systems, and had a fruitful discussion with Dr. Rasul Baghirov, the coordinator of Integrated Service Delivery. The discussion covered (1) the Centre activities in the past three years and in the future, (2) the redesignation process, (3) the possible role of the Centre in WPRO initiatives, and (4) the IPE training course in 2016.

Dr. Bumsuk Lee with the approval of WHO CC mission staff
Centre for Research and Training on Interprofessional Education
December 22, 2015