Monday, 24 January 2011
08.00 - 18.00 HRH in Africa Day: Producing Evidence and Policy through Joint Collaboration
by World Bank, African Development Bank, African HRH Platform, Capacity Project (USAID), WHO
Lotus Suite 7
10.30 - 12.30 GHWA Pre-Conference Briefing
by the Secretariat, Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA)
World Ballroom C

16.00 - 19.00

WHO Forum Coordination Meeting
by WHO
World Ballroom C
13.30 - 16.30 GHD Curriculum Development Meeting
Lotus Suite 11
Tuesday, 25 January 2011
08.00 - 10.00 Alliance Members' Platform - Taking the HRH Agenda forward (pre forum session)
by Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA)
World Ballroom A
08.30 - 10.30 Midwives and others with midwifery skills: the key resource for MDGs 5 and 4
by United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
World Ballroom B
09.00 - 11.00 Understanding Health Workers' Preferences to Address HR Issues
by London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (CREHS) / IHPP
Lotus Suite 9
09.00 - 12.00 Lancet series launch
by China Medical Board (CMB), the Rockefeller Foundation, the Lancet and the Prince Mahidol Award Conference
Lotus Suite 1-2
09.00 - 12.00 HRH management for Francophone African countries -HRH information system and HRH observatories
by National Center for Global Health and Medicine/ Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Lotus Suite 3-4
09.00 - 12.00 Choosing the most appropriate interventions for rural retention of health workers: a methods workshop (Workshop)
by World Health Organization (WHO) / Capacity Plus
World Ballroom C
09.00 - 12.00 HRH in Africa: A New Look at the Crisis
by World Bank
Lotus Suite 5-6
09.00 - 12.30 Transformative scale up of medical, nursing and midwifery education
by World Health Organization Human Resources for Health (WHO HRH) / International Health Policy Program (IHPP)
Lotus Suite 10
09.00 - 13.00 From crisis to stability: lessons from Malawi
by Management Sciences for Health (Malawi EHRP)
Lotus Suite 7
09.00 - 16.00 CHORDS: Connecting Health Organizations for Regional Disease Surveillance
by NTI Global Health and Security Initiative
Lotus Suite 8
09.00 - 17.00 Positive practice environments (Workshop)
by International Council of Nurses, World Health Profession Alliance (WHPA) and International Hospital Federation (IHF)
Lotus Suite 11
09.00 - 17.00 Enhancing personal resilience for a sustainable health care workforce (Workshop)
by World Medical Association (WMA)
Lotus Suite 12
09.00 - 17.00 Delivering e-learning for human resources in health (Workshop)
by African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF)
Lotus Suite 13
11.00 - 13.00 The African Platform on Human Resources for Health Business Meeting
by African Platform
World Ballroom B
11.30 - 12.40 Community health worker strategy in Zambia by Ministry of Health Zambia submitted
by Clinton Health Access Initiative
Lotus Suite 9
11.30 - 13.00 What will it take set a truly 'actionable' global policy agenda to address the global HRH shortage?
by Health Workforce Advocacy Initiative (HWAI)
World Ballroom A
11.30 - 13.00 E-Health Capacity Building
by IntraHealth
Lotus Suite 14
13.30 - 15.30 Management too saves lives through well-motivated human resource for health (HRH): Participatory management activities of 5S-KAIZEN-TQM for promoting mind-set change and leadership (Workshop)
by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA ) 
Lotus Suite 3-4
13.30 - 15.30 The Italian systemic effort in strengthening human resources for health in developing countries: looking for increased coordination and policy coherence
by African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF)
World Ballroom B
13.30 - 16.30 (1) 'Working together' , Increasing the capacity of health advocacy NGOs

(2) 'Health workers speak' – research from 4 countries on staff motivation, morale and attrition
by Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO)
World Ballroom C
13.30 - 16.30 Why HRH planning and how to prevent failure in planning and  implementation?
by AAAH
Lotus Suite 5-6
13.30 - 16.60 Global Pharmacy Education Taskforce by The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)
by Global pharmacy education taskforce
Lotus Suite 7
13.30 - 16.30 Strengthening Linkages between the Faith‐Based Health Care Providing Community and Ministries of Health for Quality Health Care for All
by Capacity Plus
Lotus Suite 14
13.30 - 16.30 Generating evidence to Inform human resources for health policy
by World Bank
Lotus Suite 9
13.30 - 17.30 PEPFAR and the 140,000 Health Worker target: A Combination Approach to Strengthening Pre-Service Education
by The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
Lotus Suite 1-2
13.30 - 17.30 Country Coordination and Facilitation Process : Addressing the HRH challenges through multi-sectoral approach
by Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA)
World Ballroom A
14.00 - 16.00 Global mapping of medical, nursing and other health professional schools
by World Heath Organization (WHO)
Lotus Suite 10
16.00 - 17.30 Strengthening the contribution of civil society networks in tackling the global HRH crisis - a UK case study
by  The UK Working Group on HRH, under Action for Global Health
World Ballroom B
16.00 - 18.00 Human resource development in community health
by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) / Japan Inter Professional Working and Education Network (JIPWEN)
Lotus Suite 3-4
Wednesday, 26 January 2011
09.00 - 12.00

HRH Expert Group Meeting
by Human Resources for Knowledge Hub

Arnoma Hotel
Friday, 28 January 2011
07.00 - 08.30 Achieving the MDGs: Accelerating the HRH Agenda for Global Action
by WHO / GHWA
Lotus Suite 11
12.30 - 14.00 Education for Health Professionals in the 21st Century Lotus Suite 11
17.00 - 19.00 Advisory Board Meeting for the State of the World's Midwifery Report
by UNFPA
Lotus Suite 11
17.30 - 20.00 Consultative Meeting on Health Information System Components for Human Resources within Health Systems
by WHO / IER
Lotus Suite 12
17.45 - 18.30 Report Launch: Universal Access to HIV/AIDS Services - Cad MDG 6 Be Achieved with the Health Workforce We Have?
by GHWA
World Ballroom A
18.15 - 19.45 Turning Whispers to Voices: Strengthening Southern CS engagement in Global Health Dialogue and Accountability
by Centre for Health Sciences Training, Research and Development (CHESTRAD)
Lotus Suite 5-6
Saturday, 29 January 2011
13.30 - 15.00 Alliance Members' Platform - Taking the HRH Agenda forward (post forum session)
by Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA)
Lotus Suite 1-4
14.00 - 16.00 Prince Mahidol Award Conference International Organizing Committee Meeting
by Prince Mahidol Award Conference (PMAC)
Lotus Suite 7
Sunday, 30 January 2011
08.30 - 17.00 11th Global Health Workforce Alliance Board Meeting
by Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA)
Lotus Suite 7

 


* Note:
Lotus Suite 1-14 are on the 22nd floor and World Ballroom A-C are on the 23rd floor.