About us

Providing global news, insight and analysis

World Healthcare Journal is globally facing publication, providing strategic insight into the development of policy and practice in international healthcare and life sciences. The publication offers truly independent insight on the big issues facing the world today.

Available online and in print, WHJ provides opinion, news and intelligence for governments, healthcare providers and private sector organisations at a senior level covering all global markets, topics and sectors.



World Healthcare Journal covers a broad range of topics and debates in the international healthcare sphere. Key editorial areas include:

Health Policy – Health Systems Development – Infrastructure – Clinical Services – Digital Health – Workforce – Education & Training – Medical Technology and Equipment – Pharmaceuticals – Life sciences

Global Markets

Global Markets

World Healthcare Journal is a truly global title covering all markets and countries. Particular areas of interest include: 

Middle East – Africa – India – Latin America – Eastern Europe – Western Europe – SouthEast Asia – North America – Australia.



World Healthcare Journal is the ‘must have’ source for intelligence and information for senior level decision makers in both the public and private sectors globally.

Its audience of subscribers includes policy makers, politicians and civil servants, healthcare providers in both the public and private sectors, financiers and innovators in the sector.

Who we are

Stephen Dorrell

Chairman Dorson Group

Stephen is also Chairman of LaingBuisson, the healthcare market intelligence company. Stephen was appointed chair of the NHS Confederation in November 2015. Stephen was a Member of Parliament from 1979 to 2015 and a member of the government from 1987 to 1997. He was a member of the Cabinet as Secretary of State for the National Heritage from 1994 to 1995 and Secretary of State for Health from 1995 to 1997. Between 2010 and 2014, Stephen was the first elected chair of the House of Commons Health Committee, developing the role of the Committee as an authoritative cross- party voice on health and care policy.

Ben Howlett


Ben was Member of Parliament for Bath from 2015 to 2017 and Chair of the first Parliamentary Group for Rare, Genetic and Undiagnosed Conditions. He also Chaired the Stroke Group and supported the personalised medicines and data analytics groups. Prior to entering Parliament Ben worked alongside the NHS and the wider public sector providing consultancy support. During his time in Parliament he led on the work with No.10 to integrate housing with health and social care. He has worked on a range of cross party Select Committee inquiries into a range of issues including Meningitis and Brain Tumours.

David Duffy


David is Editor of World Healthcare Journal. David is also Editor of Hospital Times where, in addition to driving content, he also oversees the day-to-day running of the publication. David has a degree in History and Politics from the University of East Anglia and has a background in international policy, having previously worked for lobbyist organisations in Washington DC. David firmly believes in the importance of sharing digital innovations across organisations, platforms and borders to maximise the potential benefits.

Francesco Tamilia

Deputy Editor

Francesco is an international Healthcare journalist and Multimedia Editor at Public Policy Projects. He is an expert on sustainability within the health sector and workforce-related issues and also covers mental health, primary care, the acute sector and social care.

Although environmental issues are his main area of interest, Francesco has previously covered a wide range of topics including the high number of suicides in EU prisons, President Trump’s immigration policy and the controversial relationship between science and religion with audio reportage.

Fluent in three European languages: English, Italian and Spanish.

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ISSN Number: 2633-1136