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  1. Pan American Health Organization

    The Pan American Health Organization is an international public health agency working to improve health and living standards of the people of the Americas. It was founded in December of 1902. It enjoys international recognition as part of the United Nations system, serving as the Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization, and as the health organization of the Inter-American System.

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  1. Pan American Health Organization

    WHO regional office for the Americas acting as a coordinating agency for the improvement of health conditions in the hemisphere. The four main functions are: control or eradication of communicable diseases, strengthening of national and local health services, education and training, and research.


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