Terms of Reference

TOR-1

To assist WHO with measurement of mortality from hepatitis and other causes of chronic liver diseases. Also to document the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the implementation of same.

Responsibility: Dr. S K Sarin, Dr. Manoj Sharma, Dr. Ashok Choudhury, Dr. Ankur Jindal, Dr. Manya Prasad.

TOR-2

As requested by WHO, to build capacity among health care workers on prevention, diagnosis and management

Responsibility: Dr. S.K. Sarin, Dr. Manoj Sharma, Dr. Seema Alam, Dr. Ekta Gupta, Dr. Ankur Jindal, Dr. Mohit Varshney, Dr. Manya Prasad, Dr. Kanika Kaushal.

TOR-3

At WHO’s request, provide technical assistance in relation to quality control program for laboratory testing of Viral Hepatitis

Responsibility: Dr. Ekta Gupta, Dr. Nirupama Trehanpati, Dr. Meenu Bajpai, Dr. Reshu Agarwal.

TOR-4

Upon request from WHO, to assist WHO with measurement of disease burden and mortality from alcohol associated liver disease and non-alcoholic fatty liver diseases including complications of cirrhosis, liver failure and liver cancer.

Responsibility: Dr S. K. Sarin, Dr. Manoj Sharma, Dr. Mohit Varshney, Dr. S.M.Shastry, Dr. Ashok Choudhary.