10th International Medical Workforce Conference 2007

March 20-25, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

This series of conferences brings together policy makers and academics from the United States, Canada, Australia and United Kingdom with responsibility for and interests in medical workforce issues. The participant mix has traditionally included both policy makers, medical practitioners and economists, and the approach taken seeks to be rigorous and evidence based.

The aims of the conferences are:

This year the conference will include an over-arching them of inter-professional care. Each IMWC country has introduced policies and incentives to promote and develop inter-professional care teams in order to enhance one or more of the following:

The participating countries will present information within the context of inter-professional care on the following themes:

For more details please view preliminary program below.

The format of the conferences has been designed to generate as much interaction amongst the participants as possible. Each country prepares a research paper on the above conference themes and are circulated in advance to all participants. Pre-selected discussants present a compilation of the four papers for each theme as a prelude to opening discussion to the floor.

Call for Posters and Research Presentations, please see below.

Venue:
Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver
900 Canada Place Way
Vancouver British Columbia
Web: http://www.fairmont.com/waterfront/

Please note that all reservations for accommodation can only be made through the registration process in order to receive the best rate.

Final Program

Posters and Research

Conference Papers
Medical Leadership

Health Outcomes Equity and Distributive Justice Recruitment and Retirement Display Posters for Conference Proceedings Posters Presentations
Wednesday, 21 March 2007
Data Presentations Interprofessional Thursday, 22 March 2007 Medical Leadership Health Outcomes Friday, 23 March 2007 Indigenous Populations Medical School Expansion Future of Family Medicine Saturday, 24 March 2007 Retention and Retirement