Date: 18th and 19th February 2016

Venue: The International hotel, Golden Sand Resort, Varna, Bulgaria


A two day conference, co-financed by the EU Health Programme, will be held on February 18th and 19th in Varna, Bulgaria to tackle the the challenges of health workforce across Europe and even beyond. The conference aims to foster active networking and interactive encounters of Joint Action partners, stakeholders, professional organizations, decision makers and experts in the field of health workforce.


The event will focus on the following topics:

  • The challenges of mobility of health professionals aims to address on issues and opportunities of the health workforce mobility in relation to the topic of education
  • The effects of a changing demography on the health workforce needs will focus on continuous changes in demography, mainly on the increase of life expectancy, the structural changes of the demand for health workforce. Several country cases will shed light on various model situations.
  • Educating the future professionals will be presented through various future perspectives supported by horizon scanning analysis on future skills’ needs via the demonstation of countries’best practices.


The event will provide an apportunity to strengthen the partnerships and networks with Joint Action’s partners and health workforce stakeholders and experts as we target to host 350 attendees.


Learn more on this eventConference webpage


To register, please follow this link. You will receive confirmation upon your registration.


Please note that due to the limited capacity of the venue, registration will be on a „first come – first serve“ basis.