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Advisory Committee on Health Research (ACHR)

Established in 1962, the ACHR contributes to the formulation of policies and technical cooperation strategies of the Organization on research. The Committee reviews research activities that are undertaken and/or have the support of the Organization; monitors their development and evaluates the results. The Committee meets annually and is composed of fifteen members who are selected among renowned scientists in the Region.

ACHR-37/2002.01 Agenda
XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research (ACHR) Science, Health and Development: Achievements and Challenges in One Hundred Years of PAHO. Washington, D.C. 12-14 June 2002
ACHR-02-Agenda.doc ACHR-02-Agenda.pdf
ACHR-37/2002.02 List of participants
XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research (ACHR) Science, Health and Development: Achievements and Challenges in One Hundred Years of PAHO. Washington, D.C. 12-14 June 2002
ACHR-02-02.doc ACHR-02-02.pdf
ACHR-37/2002.03 List of presentations
XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research (ACHR) Science, Health and Development: Achievements and Challenges in One Hundred Years of PAHO. Washington, D.C. 12-14 June 2002
ACHR-02-List-of-Presentations.pdf
ACHR-37/2002.04 Advancing to our past
Address by the Director of PAHO at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research (ACHR). Science, Health and Development: Achievements and Challenges in One Hundred Years of PAHO. Washington, D.C. 12-14 June 2002.
ACHR-37-2002-Alleyne-Opening.pdf
ACHR-37/2002.05 The relationship between health and development
Dr. Paul Farmer's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Abstract, Slide presentation, and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Farmer.htm
ACHR-37/2002.06 Advances in knowledge about health determinants at population level
Dr. Cesar G. Victora's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Abstract, Slide presentation, and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Victora.htm
ACHR-37/2002.07. Knowledge and Development, the role of the new information a communication technology
Dr. Pierre Levy's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Levy.htm
ACHR-37/2002.08 The role of PAHO/WHO in health and development
Dr. Juan Antonio Casas's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation, and Video Conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Casas.htm
ACHR-37/2002.09 Priority research strategies for a new Public Health with emphasis in Health Promotion
Dr. Ilona Kickbusch's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Abstract and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Kickbusch.htm
ACHR-37/2002.10 Mental health promotion and prevention: Evidence of effectiveness
Dr. Sheppard G. Kellam's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Kellam.htm
ACHR-37/2002.11 Approaches to healthy aging: Evidence bases
Dr. Richard M. Suzman's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide Presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Suzman.htm
ACHR-37/2002.12 Advances on nutrition research: Challenges and achievements
Dr. Juan Rivera Dommarco's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation.
ACHR-2002-Dommarco.htm
ACHR-37/2002.13 The Role of PAHO in the Promotion of Health
Dr. María Teresa Cerqueira's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation.
ACHR-2002-Cerqueira.htm
ACHR-37/2002.14 Introduction: Development, environment, and health
Professor Paulo Buss's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Ful-text, Slide presentation, and Video conference Windows Media
ACHR-2002-Buss.htm
ACHR-37/2002.15 Water and sanitation
Profesor Barry Lloyd's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Lloyd.htm
ACHR-37/2002.16 Environmental protection and development: Air quality
Dr. Mauricio Hernandez's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Hernandez.htm
ACHR-37/2002.17 Research of Environmental Health: The role of PAHO/WHO
Dr. Mauricio Pardon's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Pardon.htm
ACHR-37/2002.18 The regional challenge of establishing bridges between research on health systems and services and the formulation of policies and the decision-making
Dr. Daniel Lopez Acuña's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation, and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Lopez-Acuna.htm
ACHR-37/2002.19 Knowledge with regard to health policies and sectoral reforms in the Americas.
Dr. Ana Luisa Viaña's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Viana.htm
ACHR-37/2002.20 Knowledge with regard to performance and evaluation of the health systems
Dr.Juan Arroyo's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation, and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Arroyo.htm
ACHR-37/2002.21 Knowledge of the needs, demands, utilization, and health care seeking behaviors
Prof. Elsie Le Franc's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Abstract, Slide presentation, and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-LeFranc.htm
ACHR-37/2002.22 Historical perspective on the importance of research in disease prevention and control at PAHO
Dr. Gabriel Schmunis's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Schmunis.htm
ACHR-37/2002.23 Important advances in scientific research of infectious diseases: Future perspectives
Dr.Anthony Fauci's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Fauci.htm
ACHR-37/2002.24 Major advances in research relating to parasitic diseases
Dr.Luiz Hildebrando Pereira da Silva's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Abstract, Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Da-Silva.htm
ACHR-37/2002.25 Progress in genomics research and institutional collaboration mechanisms
Dr. Andrew Simpson's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Simpson.htm
ACHR-37/2002.26 Progress in research of non-communicable diseases
Dr. Anthony Miller's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Slide presentation and Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Miller.htm
ACHR-37/2002/Environmental Protection and Development: Chemical safety
Dr.Ellen Silbergeld's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Silbergeld.htm
ACHR-37/2002/Health in Human Development: Commentator:
Dr. Heinz-Rudolf Sonntag's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Video conference Windows Media
ACHR-2002-Sonntag.htm
ACHR-37/2002/Health in Human Development: Introduction
Dr.Ichiro Kawachi's presentation at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Kawachi.htm
ACHR-37/2002/Remarks by PAHO Director
Dr.George A. O. Alleyne's remarks at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Alleyne-Closing-Session.htm
ACHR-37/2002/Remarks by the ACHR Chairman
Dr. Jorge Allende's remarks at the XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002. Video conference Windows Media.
ACHR-2002-Allende-Closing-Session.htm

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