2018 IHF Brisbane - 42nd World Hospital Congress

Event information

Type of event

Conference lasting more than one day

Description of the event

The Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association and Queensland Health welcomes hospital and health service leaders from around the world to Brisbane for the 42nd World Hospital Congress, 10-12 October 2018 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC), Australia.  

The World Hospital Congress, under the umbrella of the International Hospital Federation, is a unique global event that brings key health leaders together annually to share views and experiences, network and develop excellence in healthcare and hospitals leadership. Through this forum multidisciplinary exchange of knowledge, expertise and experiences are facilitated, together with dialogue on best practices in leadership in hospital and healthcare management and delivery of services.

Queensland Health staff can access special discount tickets for the 42 nd World Hospital Congress using the code QLDHEALTH at the checkout.

http://event.icebergevents.com.au/whc2018

Due date for submission of abstracts (YYYY-MM-DD)

2018-01-31

Due date for early bird registration (YYYY-MM-DD)

2018-06-30

Event begins (YYYY-MM-DD)

2018-10-10

Start time

8.30

End date (YYYY-MM-DD)

2018-10-12

Venue

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC)

Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Points

TBC

Key Words (MeSH) describing the topic

information Added MeSH terms
Hospitals
Institutions with an organized medical staff which provide medical care to patients.
Health Services
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Congresses
Published records of the papers delivered at or issued on the occasion of individual congresses, symposia, and meetings; abstracts of papers delivered at such congresses; reports of the officers and delegates of such congresses; combinations of the foregoing; or proceedings of the conference of a society if they are not limited to matters of internal organization.
Australia
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
Queensland
A state in northeastern Australia. Its capital is Brisbane. Its coast was first visited by Captain Cook in 1770 and its first settlement (penal) was located on Moreton Bay in 1824. The name Cooksland was first proposed but honor to Queen Victoria prevailed. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p996 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p441)

Workplaces involved

information Added workplaces
Health Care - Health care providers - Queensland Health - Mackay Hospital and Health Service - Mackay Base Hospital - Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation

Target group for the event

Target group for the event

checked Medicine - Primary Health Care
checked Medicine - Specialist Care
checked Dentistry
checked University

Target profession

checked Medical practitioners - General Practitioners / Specialists
checked Medical practitioners - Registrars / Principal House Officers (PMOs)
checked Medical practitioners - Resident Medical Officers (RMOs)
checked Medical practitioners - Interns
checked Nursing - Midwifes
checked Nursing - Nurses
checked Nursing - Nurse practitioners
checked Nursing - Assistants in nursing and personal care workers
checked Allied Health - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practitioners
checked Allied Health - Audiologists
checked Allied Health - Chinese medicine practitioners
checked Allied Health - Chiropractors
checked Allied Health - Dietitians
checked Allied Health - Medical radiation practitioners
checked Allied Health - Occupational therapists
checked Allied Health - Optometrists
checked Allied Health - Osteopaths
checked Allied Health - Pharmacists
checked Allied Health - Physiotherapists
checked Allied Health - Podiatrists
checked Allied Health - Psychologists
checked Allied Health - Social workers
checked Allied Health - Speech pathologists
checked Dentistry - Dentist


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Geographical location in Queensland

Brisbane
PublishedDocument information: 2018 IHF Brisbane - 42nd World Hospital Congress | Last modified: 2018-04-05 by Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation

2018 IHF Brisbane - 42nd World Hospital Congress, from James Cook University
http://au.researchweb.org/is/jcu/document/228401