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Decisions of the 40th Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization




Ecuador, Mexico, and Peru were appointed to serve as the Committee on Credentials.

(Final Report, CD40, 34)


Venezuela (Dr. José Felix Oletta) was elected as President, Nicaragua (Dr. Lombardo Martínez) and Paraguay (Dr. Andrés Vidovich Morales) as Vice Presidents, and Bahamas (Dr. Mercelene Dahl-REgis) as Rapporteur.

(Final Report, CD40, 35)


The Delegates of Brazil, Canada, and Costa Rica were elected to serve as the Working Party.

(Final Report, CD40, 35)


The agenda was adopted.

(Final Report, CD40, 35)


Colombia was elected to the Management Advisory Committee of the WHO Action Program on Essential Drugs.

(Final Report, CD40, 35)


Peru was elected to the International Coordination Council of the Pan American Institutee for Food Protection and Zoonoses (INPPAZ).

(Final Report, CD40, 36)


Brazil was selected to designate a person to serve on the Joint Coordinating Board of the UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Program for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR).

(Final Report, CD40, 36)


Costa Rica and Jamaica were elected to the Policy and Coordination Committee of the Special Program on Research, Development, and Research Training in Human Reproduction.

(Final Report, CD40, 36)

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