COLLABORATION WITH INSTITUTE OF HEALTH METRIC AND EVALUATION (IHME), UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON, SEATTLE, USA
Our collaboration with the IHME is very productive this year. It has culminated with the publication of more than 20 papers with contributions from WHO CC (Professor Azeem Majeed, Professor Salman Rawaf and Dr David Rawaf). The WHO CC will participate in the 20th Anniversary celebration in Seattle, September 24-28, 2017. They will join England CMO, PHE CEO, Bill Gates, WHO Leaders and many other colleagues. The WHOCC currently working with the IHME on assessing country specific health system performance and global burden of disease.