European Public Health Conference
In November 2016, the International Network for Health Workforce Education will be represented at the European Public Health Conference held at the Austria Center Vienna. The conference aims to contribute to the improvement of public health in Europe by offering a means for exchanging information and a platform for debate to researchers, policy makers, and practitioners in the field of public health and health services research as well as public health training and education in Europe.
One of the sessions the International Network for Health Workforce Education will focus on is the pre-confernece two day workshop "Health workforce governance in Europe: toward a future research agenda". The sessions will present latest research in health workforce governance in Europe including a wide range of topics, data and policy measures at EU, national and local levels. The aims are to exchange knowledge, promote critical debate and identify gaps in research. In Part 2, on Thursday 10 November, sessions connect research and policy issues to develop a proposal for an EU-wide future research agenda.