Canadian Health Workforce Conference

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High Profile Speakers From Across the Country and Around the Globe

Discussions on pressing health workforce topics

Student Opportunities...and so much more!



About the CHWC

The Canadian Health Workforce Conference (CHWC) brings together policy makers, academics, researchers and practitioners from across the country with responsibility for and interests in health workforce issues. The conference hosts participants and presenters from across the country as well as internationally from such countries and organizations as the University of Technology in Sydney Australia, Health Workforce New Zealand, the World Health Organization, the Global Health Workforce Alliance and the Centre for Workforce Intelligence in the United Kingdom. 

CHWC Planning Committee

The conference program is informed and supported by the Canadian Health Workforce Planning Committee which is comprised of a wide range of backgrounds and expertise on health workforce issues from across the country.

For more information about the CHWC 2014 Planning Committee click here.

For more information about the CHWC 2016 Planning Committee click here.



CHWC 2014

The first Canadian Health Workforce Conference was held at at the Fairmont Château Laurier in Ottawa on October 21st-22nd 2014.

For more information click here.

CHWC 2016

The latest Canadian Health Workforce Conference was held at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa October 3rd-5th 2016 in Ottawa. 

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CHWC 2016 Video Highlights:
Hear about some of the highlights from this past CHWC 2016 from our International Guest Speaker Mr. James Campbell,  Director of the Health Workforce Department at the World Health Organization, and the Executive Director of the Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA)from the WHO. Click here to watch video

CHWC 2018

The third Canadian Health Workforce Conference will be held at the Palais des Congrès in Gatineau, Québec on October 4th-5th 2018. Join the CHHRN listserv for updates.