Barcelona's meeting of the Advanced Health Leadership Forum

From 13th to 30th July, IDEC hosted the Advanced Health Leadership Forum, organized in conjunction with the Pompeu Fabra University and the University of California at Berkeley. The programme, which offers an international certificate focused on key aspects of health-care policy and management, was founded jointly by the School of Public Health at Berkeley and the Health Economics Research Centre (CRES) at the Pompeu Fabra University. The seminar last July was attended by politicians and health-care services executives from organizations, institutions and companies in various countries, including Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Ghana, The Netherlands, India, Italy, Malaysia, Nigeria, South Africa, Spain, Philippines and United States. Forthcoming meetings will take place in San Francisco (January 2008) and in Cambridge (June 2008).