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22 May

Don’t miss the Track 2: Workforce sessions at WHC2024

Healthcare executives across the globe consistently report that workforce issues are a top priority, whether tackling shortages in recruitment, or managing retention by safeguarding wellbeing or building capacity.

At this year’s World Hospital Congress, don’t miss these Track 2 sessions focusing on ensuring the healthcare sector has a workforce that is fit for the future.

Workforce opportunities: Examples of preserving and engaging staff 

Healthcare workforce shortages and wellbeing concerns are some of the biggest challenges in healthcare systems worldwide. How can leaders preserve and empower our healthcare workforce? In this session the panel will present strategies and programmes to maximize the workforce, including the contributions of an aging healthcare workforce, the importance of introducing sustainability in healthcare leadership, as well as an innovative training programme for new hires.

Sustainable workforce solutions: Boosting wellbeing and recruitment 

How can the global healthcare sector build a sustainable workforce? In this session, the panel will share successful approaches to supporting and sustaining the healthcare workforce. Presentations will include how data-driven insights can significantly improve healthcare workers’ wellbeing, as well as leadership initiatives to enhance and sustain the nursing workforce.

Global workforce challenges: Addressing solutions 

This interactive workshop will bring together attendees and key partners of the IHF in a collaborative space to address the workforce management challenges in the healthcare sector. Through a series of structured activities and discussions, you will have the opportunity to share insights, best practices, and innovative solutions to enhance workforce management strategies globally.

Registration will open soon.

More workforce learning opportunities: Posters at Congress

As well as the sessions within the programme, look out for many poster presentations within the Track 2 theme on display throughout the Congress.


Discover highlights for all tracks in the programme


Counting down to the close of early bird registration… Register and enjoy reduced rates today!  

There are great savings to make when you take advantage of early bird registration.

  • IHF Members benefit from exclusive membership discounts.
  • Delegates from low-income and lower-middle income countries are eligible for special reduced rates.
  • Brazilian members, partners, and presenters can book a place at locally welcoming reduced rates.
  • Group booking rates are available. Starting at 10% discount for 5+ delegates from the same organization and rising to 25% discount on 31+ delegates from the same organization.