14th International Health Workforce Collaborative 2013

May 6-9, 2013, Quebec City, Canada

This series of International Health Workforce Collaborative (IHWC) conferences brings together policy makers, academics, researchers and practitioners from the United States, Canada, Australia and United Kingdom with responsibility for and interests in medical workforce issues. It includes approximately 20 delegates from each of these countries and guests from several other countries and organizations. Delegates include governmental and non-governmental policy makers, economists, researchers, medical educators, health service clinicians and managers. Participation in this conference is by invitation only.

The 14th International Health Workforce Collaborative conference will be held in Quebec City, Canada on May 7-9, 2013 at the Loews Hôtel Le Concorde, with a full day Technical Skills Session on May 6th (note, this session is limited to the first 40 registrants). A welcome reception will be held on Monday, May 6th at the hotel. A dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 8th at Les Ancêtres, Auberge et Restaurant. The conference rate for guest rooms at the Loews Hôtel Le Concorde is $159 CAD (room only) and will expire on April 13th. A credit card will be required to guarantee the room, but no prepayment required. Room cancellation must be done within 24 hrs. in advance of your arrival date to avoid penalty. For more information about the hotel, please visit www.loewshotels.com/leconcorde. You may make your reservation online at www.loewshotels.com/leconcorde and enter the following code WOR065 to receive the conference rate or by phone at + 800 463 5256. For more information about Quebec City, please click here.

The International Health Workforce Collaborative (IHWC) presents a valuable opportunity to better understand global trends that affect medical workforce policies and to promote an exchange of policy approaches across countries on medical workforce planning.

The format of the conferences has been designed to generate as much interaction amongst the participants as possible. Some sessions will be supported by papers and other material will be available in advance to all participants.

Conference Program

List of Participants

Must Read

May 8th Dinner

Plenary Sessions



Call for Posters & Guidelines