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The Medical Tourism Association announces the preliminary lineup of sponsors of the 4th Annual World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress

Industry News

In its 4th year, the World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress promises to be better than ever featuring up to 1500 attendees, 100+ speakers and sponsors from over 87 countries. This year’s theme is “Patient in Emerging Markets” will focus on some of the upcoming largest growth areas of Medical Tourism in Russia, Ukraine, CIS Countries, China, Japan, the Middle East, GCC regions and Africa. The conference will have a strong focus on attracting buyers of healthcare in these emerging regions.

The MTA continues to widen and grow in its marketing and educational platform, these advancements have brought sponsors to participate yearly and attract new exhibitors that are fresh to the industry and have witnessed the evolvement of medical tourism. “Medical Tourism is not an emerging industry anymore, the industry has become a major source of profit to several countries as well as a provider of consistent international clientele to several medical facilities worldwide,” said Renée-Marie Stephano, President of the Medical Tourism Association and Editor in Chief of Medical Tourism Magazine. “Medical Tourism is continuously moving forward at a steady growth and the congress this year is attracting new companies that are eager to know more about the industry and actively participate,” she added.

The preliminary list of sponsors is as follows:

Gold Sponsors:
ProExport Colombia
Turkish Healthcare Tourism Development Council

Silver Sponsors:
All Seasons Underwriting Agencies Ltd

Bronze Sponsors:
University Medical Center Hamburg – Eppendorf
German National Tourist Office
Philippine Department of Tourism – Chicago Office
Lloyds TSB International

Exhibitor Sponsors:
American Hospital Dubai
Allegro Reviews
Yeditepe University Hospital
Tenet Healthcare
Baptist Health South Florida International Division

The conference is the dedicated annual event of the Medical Tourism Association, the nonprofit trade association in the Medical Tourism industry, and media partner Medical Tourism Magazine, the only dedicated magazine for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry as well as Medical Tourism City, a social network for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry which has over one thousand participants from over sixty countries.

The 4th World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress will also feature four additional conferences, the Global Benefits Conference, focusing on international employers and insurance companies, the Healthcare Development Conference, with a focal point on the growth of medical tourism in the healthcare sector and the building and development of healthcare facilities around the world, the Healthcare Investment Conference, creating awareness about healthcare investment opportunities around the world and the Health and Wellness Conference, which will focus on the continuous growing health and wellness industry.

Warm Regards,


Silvana Maldonado / Global Congress Executive
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World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress
10130 Northlake Boulevard, Suite 214-289
West Palm Beach, FL 33412

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