Health Worker Migration Policy Advisory Council meeting June 2009
The webcast of this meeting provides an overview on the role of the U.S. in the global health worker labor market. Mary Robinson and Sen Tom Daschle were among the speakers.
A memorandum to President Obama was developed, outlining the Council recommendations for U.S. policy response to the challenges posed by health worker migration, linking U.S. domestic health reform and global health outcomes.
In addition, an update was provided to the Council and meeting participants on progress related to the WHO Draft Global Code of Practice on international recruitment of health personnel