sub-regional centre

sub-regional centre

A new type of UK hospital, which was spurred in part by the Darzi reports, and serves a population of a million or more. Sub-regional centres are thus bigger than district general hospitals (DGHs), and while they are smaller than traditional teaching hospitals, they often have important roles in teaching and research and provide a range of sub-specialty services beyond the range of standard DGHs.
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Milton Keynes has grown from a collection of small towns and villages into a significant sub-regional centre in less than 40 years.
President Kagame, who is also the Chairman of the board of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Centre for Africa has attended the launch of the SDGs Sub-Regional Centre for Southern Africa in Lusaka, Zambia.
Al Gergawi continued: "During this mission, we hope that we will be able to showcase the opportunities offered by Dubai to foreign investors--where the emirate not only offers global communication opportunities but also an environment conducive to doing business for international companies working in different sectors and to show how US companies, particularly those working in export and business development, through leveraging from the many competitive advantages that encourage investment in Dubai as a regional or sub-regional centre for its business
A report set to be considered by councillors on Monday says: "The site is located within the development boundaries of the sub-regional centre of the city of Bangor, and is designed specifically for residential development.
The document states that a 'sub-regional centre' must be provided for every 80,000 residents.
Pallam Raju, Indian Minister for Human Resource Development, told a packed conference of CBSE schools at the Indian High School in Dubai: "I am happy to say that a CBSE Sub-Regional Centre will be opened in Dubai (shortly)."
"The Neurosciences Unit is the sub-regional centre for the diagnosis, treatment and care of patients with a wide range of neurological and neurosurgical conditions.
If Middlesbrough wants to be the sub-regional centre and be in with a real chance of getting 'City Status' these are the progressive changes needed to create that positive future.
Coun Bob Badham, Sandwell's cabinet member for regeneration and transport, said: "Transforming West Bromwich into a modern, thriving sub-regional centre is a very exciting prospect.
(18) The relative absence of one dominant sub-regional centre as in the other North West city-regions and the recognition that 'the City Region is not an urban agglomeration' but rather a network of towns in which 'most people live close to green belts or other areas of countryside' may therefore have heightened the relevance of the polycentricity principle, and stimulated a consideration of urban-rural relationships, in the Central Lancashire context.
'It would consolidate the position of Merthyr Tydfil as a major sub-regional centre in the retailing hierarchy.'
And it will be complemented by the pounds 11 million arts centre and library - expected to become the focus for cultural activity within the wider Lanarkshire area and make a major contribution towards Hamilton's role as a major sub-regional centre.