International Symposium on Human Factors
and Ergonomics in Health Care - the Virtual Edition


Pre-Symposium Sessions:  Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Symposium:  Wednesday and Thursday June 8 - 9, 2022


Pre-Symposium Sessions:  Information and Rates

Main Symposium Rates


The HFES International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care is the premier educational activity dedicated to bringing the best of HF/E and Health Care professionals together to improve health care systems worldwide.

This educational event is your opportunity to learn insights on the latest science and best practices, understand innovations in the safety of health care providers and patients, sharpen the focus of HF/E initiatives, and improve your regulatory approaches. Grow your professional network by connecting with human factors experts, pharmaceutical and medical device companies, biomedical engineers, health care providers, FDA representatives, patient safety researcher and more! Dedicated networking events will provide the opportunity to connect with your peers facing similar challenges, exchange best practices, and share ideas you can implement at your own institution when you return home.

HFES International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care will be offering FOUR educational tracks that each focus on different aspects of health care systems and how HF/E intersects with them. 

Hospital Employees

Program Tracks

Nurse And Patient

Call For Proposals (closed)

Doctor Using Digital Tablet

Important Dates & Deadlines

The virtual International Symposium will feature four tracks of educational sessions. Learn more about each of these tracks.

The call for proposals for the symposium has passed but check out the schedule of events here.  You also may wish to review the template for the optional proceedings paper and the template (optional) for presentations.

Take a look and familiarize yourself with all the important dates and deadlines for the 2022 Health Care Symposium! View these dates and deadlines here.