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Medical Tourism Association Travels "Across the Pond" to Spread the Word

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The 2011 Travel Distribution Summit held in London was host to the top travel agents, airlines, hotels and affiliated business entities from around the globe. It served as a platform for the MTA to educate these companies about the industry.


PRLog (Press Release) May 24, 2011 The Medical Tourism Association met with many of the travel agents and others in the hospitality and travel industry in order to continue its educational campaign to deliver information regarding medical tourism and its benefits with these travel partners. Membership Coordinator Lisbeth Stein stated, We were excited to be able to educate the travel industry participants about the Medical Tourism Association and its many membership benefits and programs and also delighted with the many positive connections that were made. ( …)

The Medical Tourism Industry represents a booming niche in the travel market. MTA now has delegates in over 87 countries following its development with almost 1200 attendees at last year's annual Congress. The 4th World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress will reinvent itself yet again in the Chicago area, October 25 28 2011, and is an excellent way to meet a myriad of potential business partners from all over the world including Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia, Middle East and Gulf Coast Countries as well as from the United States and Latin America.

The travel partners in these countries will prove to be the next spokes in the growing medical tourism wheel. There will be a special segment focused on the Travel & Hospitality Industries for all to gain knowledge into this ground breaking industry. ( )

The Medical Tourism Association also referred to as Medical Travel Association, is the first membership based international non-profit trade association for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry made up of the top international hospitals, healthcare providers, medical travel facilitators, insurance companies, and other affiliated companies and members with the common goal of promoting the highest level of quality of healthcare to patients in a global environment. Our Association promotes the interests of its healthcare provider and medical tourism facilitator members. The Medical Tourism Association has three tenets: Transparency in Quality and Pricing, Communication and Education. .


Lisbeth Stein

Membership Coordinator

US 001.561.791.2000

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