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Agenda

4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health

Updated November 7, 2017 . Program subject to change.
 

Monday, November 13th, 2017
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Pre-Forum Programme (Side Events and Youth Forum) Show Details
RDS
Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Pre-Forum Programme (Side Events and Youth Forum) Show Details
RDS
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Opening and Plenary 1: Health Systems for the Future: 2030 and Beyond Show Details
 
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Welcome Reception
 
Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Plenary 2: Aligning Education and Utilization of Skills to Optimize Workforce Performance Show Details
Concert Hall
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Coffee Break
 
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Track Session: Academic Accreditation: Ensuring Quality, Protecting the Public Show Details
Minerva
Track Session: Achieving a Fit-for-Purpose Workforce: Skills Mix Innovations Show Details
Hall 6
Track Session: Delivering Health in Rural Communities: The Returns on Rural Workforce Reforms and Investments Show Details
Lansdowne
Track Session: Who Are the Students? Where Do They Go? Show Details
Merrion
Track Session: Promising Approaches to Health Professions Education and Training Show Details
Dodder B
Track Session Debate: Are Investments in Private Health Workforce Education Contributing to Advance Public Health Priorities? Show Details
Dodder A
Track Session: Global Approaches to Nursing and Midwifery Planning to Optimize Workforce Performance – An International Perspective Show Details
Concert Hall
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch and Poster Sessions
 
Poster session Show Details
Hall 3
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch Session: Making it Real: Supporting an Evidence Informed Approach to HRH Policy in the European Region Show Details
Hall 6
Lunch Session: Expanding the Boundaries of HRH Research: Launching the Health Policy and Systems Research Human Resources for Health Reader! Show Details
Merrion
Lunch Session: International Recruitment: When it Works and Doesn’t Work for Doctors, Source Countries and Destination Countries – the Case of Ireland Show Details
Minerva
Lunch Session: Delivering Patient Centered Care: Moving from Policy to Implementation Using the Community Health Worker Model Show Details
Lansdowne
Lunch Session: Transforming the Global Pharmacy Workforce: Better use of Medicines by Endorsing the Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health Show Details
Dodder B
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Plenary 3: Policies and Planning for Labour Market Transformation and Employment for Health Show Details
Concert Hall
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Coffee Break
 
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Track Session: National Health Workforce Accounts and Health Labour Market: Generating and Using Evidence for Decision Making Show Details
Concert Hall
Track Session: Health Workforce Mobility: Comparing Migration and Integration and its Gender Dimensions Show Details
Hall 6
Track Session: Working Together for Health - A National Strategic Framework for Health and Social Care Workforce Planning in Ireland Show Details
Lansdowne
Track Session: Achieving Effective Implementation of New Roles in Primary Care Show Details
Dodder B
Track Session: Rural and Remote Retention: What Does the Evidence Tell Us? Show Details
Minerva
Track Session: Unlocking Economic Demand for Health Workers Show Details
Dodder A
Track Session: Engaging with the Private Sector for Public Purpose Show Details
Merrion
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Break
 
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Oral Presentations: Skills Mix: Optimizing Scopes of Practices and Roles Show Details
Concert Hall
Oral Presentations: Better Results: How Quality Improvement Empowers Health Workers to Improve Performance Show Details
Hall 6
Oral Presentations: Modelling Health and Social Workforce: A Planning Priority Show Details
Lansdowne
Oral Presentations: Making Better Staffing Decisions: Workload Indicators of Staffing Needs Show Details
Minerva
Oral Presentations: Health Workforce Performance & Productivity Show Details
Dodder B
Oral Presentations: A Fit-for-Purpose Workforce: Examples and Lessons Show Details
Dodder A
Oral Presentations: Socially Accountable Education: Meeting Priority Needs Show Details
Merrion
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
CSO Coalition on HRH (Closed Meeting) Show Details
Lansdowne
Thursday, November 16th, 2017
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Plenary 4: Decent Work, Rights and Responsibilities Show Details
Concert Hall
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Coffee Break
 
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Track Session: From Gender Blind to Gender Transformative Human Resources for Health Research Show Details
Hall 6
Track Session: Addressing Discrimination in Health Care Settings through a Focus on the Rights, Roles and Responsibilities of Health Workers Show Details
Concert Hall
Track Session: National Programmes for Occupational Safety and Health of Health Workers – Caring for Those Who Care Show Details
Lansdowne
Track Session: Health Care in Danger: How to Better Prepare and Protect Health Care Personnel? Show Details
Merrion
Track Session: Engaging Staff - Building an Enabling Environment for Our Staff Show Details
Dodder B
Track Session: Towards a Community Health Worker Gender Action Framework: Implications for Decent Work, Rights and Responsibilities Show Details
Minerva
Track Session: Health Workforce in Emergencies and Protracted Crisis Show Details
Dodder A
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch and Poster sessions
 
Poster session Show Details
Hall 3
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch session: Engaging stakeholders in identifying implementation science priorities for strengthening community health systems in low- and middle-income countries Show Details
Dodder A
Lunch Session: Health Care Professional Association’s Cafe: How can regulation ensure quality health care, professional autonomy and protect the public’s interest? Show Details
Merrion
Lunch Session: Doctor Emigration from a Resource-Rich Country (Ireland): Exploring the Root Causes, Responses and What More Needs to be Done Show Details
Minerva
Lunch Session: Social Entrepreneurship: A Solution for Health Worker Shortages and Youth Unemployment Show Details
Hall 6
Lunch Session: Women on the Move: Migration, Care Work and Health Show Details
Lansdowne
Lunch Session: Strengthening the Surgical, Obstetric, and Anesthesia Workforce to Ensure the Safety & Quality of Cesarean Section in Low-resource Settings Show Details
Dodder B
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Plenary 5: Moving Forward: Improving Governance for Effective Implementation of the Global Strategy on HRH Show Details
Concert Hall
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Coffee Break
 
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Track Session: Governing Diversity, Enhancing Collaboration: The Building of a Future European Health Workforce Show Details
Dodder B
Track Session: Successful Inter-Sectoral Action for Human Resources for Health: Lessons from Ethiopia, Myanmar and Mozambique Show Details
Lansdowne
Track Session: Role of Health Personnel Regulation in Accelerating Progress towards UHC and the SDG Agenda Show Details
Concert Hall
Track Session: SDG3c: How Do We Measure Change? Show Details
Dodder A
Track Session: Making Partnerships Work for Workforce 2030 Show Details
Merrion
Track Session: How to Advance Political Will and Improve Accountability? Show Details
Hall 6
Track Session: Maximizing Benefits from Health Worker Mobility Show Details
Minerva
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Break
 
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Oral Presentations: Governance and Accountability Show Details
Lansdowne
Oral Presentations: Gender Equity and Women's Economic Empowerment Show Details
Dodder B
Oral Presentations: Investing in Youth and Jobs: Report from the Youth Forum Show Details
Concert Hall
Oral Presentations: Harnessing the Power of Technology Show Details
Minerva
Oral Presentations: Technical and Vocational Education and Training Show Details
Concert Hall
Oral Presentations: Investing in the Health and Social Workforce Show Details
Merrion
Oral Presentations: Effective Leadership and Management Show Details
Dodder A
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
African Platform on HRH (Closed Meeting) Show Details
Lansdowne
Friday, November 17th, 2017
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Plenary 6: The Investor's Forum: Fiscal Policy and Financing for Jobs, Health and Inclusive Growth Show Details
Concert Hall
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Coffee Break
 
11:15 am - 11:30 am
The Dublin Declaration
 
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Closing Plenary: Working for Health: Galvanizing Commitment, Change and Accountability Show Details
Concert Hall