Dr. Theresa Gyorkos is the Director of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) Collaborating Centre (CC) for Research and Training in Parasite Epidemiology and Control (CAN-88).
This CC was established in 2015 and is based in the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupation Health at McGill University. It is currently in its second term (2019-2023).
Dr. Theresa Gyorkos participated in the elaboration of the 2021-2030 Road Map for Neglected Tropical Diseases. She is a member of the Working Group on Monitoring, Evaluation and Research of Neglected Tropical Diseases. This Working Group recently developed a Framework for the Monitoring and Evaluation of Neglected Tropical Diseases, a companion document to the Road Map.