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Project Title:

00062456 Establishment of International Scientific and Practical Centre of Thyroid Disease


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Project Objective & Brief Description:

The international scientific and practical Center of Thyroid Disease addresses the needs of population suffering from thyroid diseases and associated endocrinological illnesses as result of the Chernobyl disaster. The main aim of the project is to provide the lacking scientific background, the lacking infrastructure, and the lacking expertise for further advancement of thyroid diseases diagnostic and treatment, and for sustainable improvements in health of the Chernobyl-affected population. The project includes the scientific and research work for advancement of knowledge about radiation included thyroid disease; establishment and equipping of an international scientific and practical Centre of Thyroid Disease primarily focused on diagnostics, treatment and dynamic monitoring of patients; and dissemination of relevant knowledge and information to medical professionals and patients.

Project Duration:

07/2009 - 12/2010

Project Location:


Project Budget:

EURO 1,135,715

Major sources of project financing:

UNDP, European Commission

Project delivery in previous fiscal years:

In 2010: US$ 1,408,000. Total: US$ 1,474,000

MDG Focus:


Designated Institution:

Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Belarus

National Coordinator:

National Coordinator: Valery Shevchuk, Deputy Minister of Health of the Republic of Belarus

Contact Persons:

Project Manager: Andrei Pinihin
Phone: + 375 17 256 14 57

UNDP Programme Officer: Elinor Bajraktari
Phone: +375 17 227 48 76

Project Document:

Project document

Project Reports/Publications:


The following results have been achieved under the Project in 2009

The following results have been achieved under the Project in 2010

Project Press Releases:

7 December 2009 | International scientific and practical centre of thyroid disease to be established in Belarus


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