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CE-HTM Center for Excellence


Saide Calil


  • Leandro Pecchia (UK/Italy)

  • Tobey Clark (USA)

  • Dan Clark (UK)

  • Almir Badjnevic (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

  • Fabiola Martinez (Mexico)

  • Nicolas Pallikarikis (Greece)

Project Summary

Build global CE-HTM capacity by implementing a revenue-producing expert study group capability.

Key Objectives

  1. Create a CfE legal entity under IFMBE CED oversight in 2019;
  2. Establish key CfE processes in 2019: eg, CED CfE oversight body, criteria for analysis, evaluation and prioritization of the demands (eg, cost, technical difficulty, execution time, experts available etc.), QI for project processes and customer interaction, etc.;
  3. Establish CfE network in 2019, eg, WHO CE-HTM Collaborating Centers, national Institutes, key universities & foundations, etc.
  4. After objectives 1-3 completed, contract for initial global project with possible entities, eg, WHO, World Bank, global foundations, etc.

Completed Milestones

CfE draft Charter completed in 2018 – copy available

Our CfE pilot project is scheduled with PAHO. Three linked papers have been submitted for III ICEHTMC in Rome: concept and background of CfE (Calil); structure and workflow (Dan) and pilot (Tom).


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