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Tune in to listen to Jerry Turney, Jonathan Edelheit, Renee-Marie Stephano, and Matt Leming for the first bi-monthly Medical Tourism Webinar Educational Series. Webinar sessions will be hosted by the Medical Tourism Association as they discuss different topics within the medical tourism industry!

Don't miss the important dates to be a part of these ground breaking webinar sessions. It's going to revolutionize the industry as we know it.

Webinar Session #1

Implementation of Medical Tourism in US Health Insurance Plans Part 1

Tune in to listen to Jerry Turney of USNOW and Ross Pendergraft, President of the Los Angeles Association of Health Underwriters for the first bi-monthly Medical Tourism Webinar Educational Series by the Medical Tourism Association. USNOW is one of the leading providers of limited medical health insurance plans.

USNOW offers medical tourism to people who have health insurance through USNOW. Listen to Jerry Turney talk about who USNOW is, why they have implemented medical tourism, and why Mr. Turney believes medical tourism will be adopted by many other US health insurance companies and employers. Also, listen to Ross Pendergraft, President of the Los Angeles Association of Health Underwriters, discusser.

Date: June 24, 2009

Time: 3:00 PM EDT/ 2:00 PM CST/ 12:00 PM PST

Webinar Session #2

Implementation of Medical Tourism in US Health Insurance Plans Part 2

Join Wouter Hoeberechts of WorldMed Assist and Matt Leming of Swiss Reinsurance Company as they discuss medical tourism with self-funded employers and the WorldMed Assist and Swiss Reinsurance Relationship.

Date: July 15, 2009

Time: 8:00 AM EDT/ 7:00 AM CST/ 5:00 AM PST

Webinar Session #3

Creating Healthcare Clusters, Medical Clusters and Healthcare Cities

Renee-Marie Stephano, President of the Medical Tourism Association, will discuss how hospitals and governments can put aside their competition and differences and work together to create a healthcare city or medical cluster and create a brand name reputation for their city or region.

The most successful countries and cities promoting medical tourism are those that have established a healthcare city or medical cluster. Learn from the leading expert in the world Renee-Marie Stephano who has helped established some of the world's top healthcare cities and works with healthcare cities all around the world, what is required to create your own healthcare city.

Date: August 5, 2009

Time: 10:00 AM EDT/ 9:00 AM CST/ 7:00 AM PST

Webinar Session #4

Opportunities in Medical Tourism and Understanding the US Healthcare Marketplace

Join Jonathan Edelheit, Chief Executive Officer of the Medical Tourism Association, and learn what opportunities are available for medical tourism and why this is one of the fastest growing segments of healthcare in the world. Also, find out why the US is the largest emerging marketplace.

Learn what opportunities there are with the 50 million Americans without health insurance, and also opportunities with US employers and insurance companies and find out which insurance companies and employers have started offering medical tourism, and which should in the future.

Date: August 19, 2009

Time: 10:00 AM EDT/ 9:00 AM CST/ 7:00 AM PST

Till next time,


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