Talking Healthcare Podcast: Behind the scenes of WHC2023

15 June 2023

The WHC Scientific Committee are building an exciting programme for this year’s Congress. In a Talking Healthcare podcast episode, the committee Co-Chairs Alexandre Lourenço and Artur Vaz talked to some members of the committee, who shared their experiences behind the scenes in formulating the programme, and what they are most looking forward to. Listen to the podcast here.

Produced by the International Hospital Federation, the Talking Healthcare podcast series feature healthcare leaders and executives from the IHF’s global community sharing their expertise, knowledge, and insights into cutting-edge topics in healthcare.


  • Alexandre Lourenço
    Hospital Administrator at Coimbra University Hospital; Professor at Nova School of Public Health; General Assembly President at the Portuguese Association of Hospital Managers (APAH), Portugal
  • Artur Vaz
    General Assembly President at the Portuguese Association for Hospital Development (APDH); Administrator, Member of the Executive Board and Chief Risk Officer at Luz Saúde, Portugal
  • Pritindira Kaur
    Regional Quality Head, Apollo Hospitals Group, India
  • Dina Saleh Al Ismail
    Executive Director of Healthcare Leadership Academy, Saudi Commission for Health Specialties, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Todd Nelson
    Director of Partner Relationships and Chief Partnership Executive, Healthcare Financial Management Association, United States of America