Global health leaders to come together at the 43rd IHF World Hospital Congress
29 March 2019
The 43rd World Hospital Congress of the International Hospital Federation will bring health leaders from around the globe together in Oman in November to discuss the importance of people-centered health services in times of peace and crisis.
The World Hospital Congress is a unique global forum where leaders of national and international hospital and healthcare organizations convene to share knowledge, expertise, experiences and best practices in leadership in hospital and healthcare management and service delivery.
Hosted this year by the Ministry of Health of the Sultanate of Oman, the event will be held on 6-9 November in Muscat with the theme: People at the heart of health services in peace and crisis.
To respond to peoples’ expectations, health services must be supported by investments contributing to the prosperity of the nation, resilience to all possible issues, and innovation to increase health gain. The Congress will explore how health services can be more responsive through better resilience, supportive through appropriate health investments and prospective through health impactful innovations.
More than 100 health leaders and professionals from over 40 countries will be sharing insights, best practices and experiences in a diverse program.
Keynote topics will include:
- How hospitals and health services can protect people in situation of crisis like outbreaks, conflicts and natural disasters
- How hospitals and health services contribute locally and nationally to prosperity
- How health services can support better well-being
- How to identify real innovation that will effectively support healthcare
- The role of patients in time of peace and crisis from self-empowerment to social mobilization
View the latest confirmed speakers here.
The congress will provide an amazing opportunity to learn from some of the best in the industry, broaden their network, plus explore the hidden beauty of Oman. Early bird registration is now open and will end on 15 August 2019. Delegates can already secure their slots at the best rates by registering online.
For more information visit www.worldhospitalcongress.org or contact [email protected].
For media inquiries:
Patricia Mencias, IHF